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Radio Veritas Celebrates Its Brand New Look

Radio Veritas, South Africa's only Catholic Radio Station recently unveiled its brand new logo. It comes as a result of the station’s decision to appeal to a wider audience and to increase its general visibility within the local community radio station environment. 

Radio Veritas newlogo 0809Radio Veritas designed the new logo to evoke emotions of faith, patriotism and belonging.

The Executive Director of Radio Veritas Fr. Emil Blaser OP said: “Unveiling this new logo has been one of my proudest moments here at Radio Veritas. Being a faith-based radio station, we cater to a niche audience and we are hoping that with our new look we can grow our listenership quite significantly. It’s time that more people got to hear the Good News. For a Change.” The design of this new

The design of this new logo was inspired by the following: 

  • Radio Veritas wanted to ensure that the new logo portrayed Catholic symbolism, South Africa and the station’s values and goals The new logo had to reflect vision, growth and
  • Radio Veritas wanted to ensure that the new logo portrayed Catholic symbolism, South Africa and the station’s values and goals The new logo had to reflect vision, growth and professionalism
  • Finally; the logo had to be timeless and memorable.


The white centre of the logo represents the Host (Body of Christ) used at Mass. The vertical staff with cross and hook represents a bishop’s Crozier. The R in the word radio is the letter Rho in Greek while the V in the word Veritas forms the top of the X. the bottom arms of the X represent either the nails which pierced the hands of Christ on the cross, or the vuvuzela, symbolic of proclamation. The X and R are, of course, the first two letters of the word "Christ" in Greek. The curved lines represent sound waves which take the message of Christ to the corners of the earth.

About Radio Veritas: In a world that cries out for Good News, Radio Veritas, the only Catholic Radio Station in South Africa, serves the needs of Christians across the board. Radio Veritas’ mission is “To be a sign of Christ’s love for His people, through its caring, compassionate, faithful and professional broadcasting.”


On July 26 we launch our annual Pilgrimage competition. This year the tickets cost a mere R250 and the winning ticket will entitle two people to travel free of charge on

This year the tickets cost a mere R250 and the winning ticket will entitle two people to travel free of charge on a historic centenary pilgrimage to Fatima in Portugal and Spain from October 1st - 10th.

The pilgrimage will last 10 days and be led by Fr Brian Mhlanga OP.  The centenary pilgrimage is being arranged by The Southern Cross and Radio Veritas.

The value of the prize is approximately R60,000.

Entry is simple. Simply send an SMS to 41809 beginning with the word FATIMA followed by your name.It is not necessary to add any other information. Your telephone number will appear on our screen and someone will contact you from SODAPOP and obtain your necessary information.

Once your R250 is received you will receive an e-ticket and you will be in the draw which will take place on 31 August at 7:15 in the morning. You are free to buy as many tickets as you wish and not more than 2000 will be sold. So those who enter stand very good chance of winning.

Your support of our competition will help in the ongoing support of Radio Veritas.
We urge you not to delay in buying your tickets as at this price they will be sold out in no time.  This is a magnificent prize in the centenary year of the apparitions in Fatima.

Prize includes: All flights ex-Johannesburg (incl. airport taxes), accommodation in 4/5-star hotels (sharing) with breakfast and dinner, hotel taxes, transfers, travel insurance, travelling on air-conditioned luxury buses, English-speaking guides, entrance fees as per itinerary.  For more information visit www.fowlertours.co.za

stmartinhdrThe St Martin Centre in Springs is the home of the St Martin Apostolate, whose Mission it is to promote devotion to St Martin De Porres, Preach the Gospel, Encourage Prayer, and raise funds in support of the activities of the Dominican Order in South Africa.

Fr Emil Blaser of Radio Veritas is the Director of the Centre, which is a Dominican Initiative

Click on the logo above to visit the St Martin Centre Website where You can request a Prayer or Intention to place on the Altar.

Click on the Newsletter Masthead to Download a copy of the St Martin Centre Newsletter.


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