How to Spoil a Child

INTRODUCTION: THE JUDGMENT AND THE LAW In a unanimous decision, today (18 September 2019) the Constitutional Court ruled that children may be effectively disciplined without resorting to moderate and reasonable chastisement. It argued that less restrictive means to achieve discipline are available. The court effectively held that the common law defence of reasonable and moderateRead More »

Choice on termination of Pregnancy Amendment Bill: Towards a Biblical Perspective

Recently in Parliament, the African Christian Democratic Party[1] tabled a pregnancy Bill which aims to challenge and amend the existing Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act 92 of 1996. The Business Day reported that the Bill ‘proposes showing the woman seeking abortion ultrasound images of their foetus in utero, mandatory counselling for women seeking abortions,Read More »