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THE CASE FOR RELIGIOUS EXEMPTIONS TO TAKING THE VACCINE

*Note:  As an organisation, Freedom of Religion South Africa (FOR SA) is not for, or against, vaccination but believes it is the right of every individual to choose for themselves whether (or not) to take the vaccine, and also to express their beliefs or opinions...

ALERT: Feedback on FOR SA’s court case against COGTA Minister

Dear Friend,   On behalf of the FOR SA team, I want to thank you for your prayers and support for our Court case against Government, challenging the complete ban on religious gatherings (earlier this year) when other gatherings at casinos, cinemas,...

Clarity on FOR SA’s position on LGBT issues

FOR SA’s Facebook page has come in for criticism following a post where we highlighted one of the FAQ’s on our website which asked whether it is true that FOR SA is “anti-LGBT”. The purpose of this article is to clarify, and provide further context to help people...

SCHOOLS FACE PRESSURE TO IMPLEMENT DEPARTMENT’S CSE CONTENT

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) is in the news again, pushing forward with the roll-out of its Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) programme.  This material was developed in close collaboration with UNESCO, providing public schools with Scripted...

FAQs on Adjusted Level 1 Regulations – Places of Work

FOR SA and the outstanding legal team that we have been working with have made a close examination of the Regulations and Directions promulgated by Government inasmuch as they affect the religious community in their “Places of Work”.  This FAQ document details...

FAQs on Adjusted Level 1 Regulations – Places of Worship

FOR SA and the outstanding legal team that we have been working with have made a close examination of the Regulations  and Directions promulgated by Government inasmuch as they affect the religious community in their “Places of Worship”.  This FAQ document...