About Martin Badenhorst, O.P.

Martin is a member of the South African Vice-Province and is a former lecturer in Hebrew Scriptures, World Religions, and Systematics at St. Joseph Theological Institute in Cedara, KwaZulu/Natal, South Africa. He has been pastor of Welkom and Bronville and is now Prior of the Pietermaritzburg Priory and acting Student Master.


Saturday of the 5th Week in Ordinary Time, based on Genesis 3:9-24, Mark 8:1-10

Close to God

Tuesday of Week 1 of Ordinary Time, based on Hebrews 2:5-12

The Encounter with God

Epiphany, based on Is 60:1-6, Matt 2:1-12

(This preaching originally appeared on theWord for Epiphany 2013)

Nativity of Our Lady

Nativity of Our Lady 08 September 2016, based on Matthew 1:1-16,18-23


19th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C, based on Luke 12:32-48