“Sometimes strident, often tender, never afraid and seldom without humour, Desmond Tutu’s voice will always be the voice of the voiceless”
(President Nelson Mandela)

“No other living Anglican has so captured the imagination of the world and set hearts on fire, with his intense faith, acute wit and powerful manifestation of God’s love”.
(Rev David du Plantier, Ohio, USA)

“His contribution to the struggle against oppression and apartheid is indelible in the life of this country”
(Most Rev Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane, SA)

“His ministry and leadership over these past 10 years have been full of energetic humour in the face of almost intolerable pressure”
(Bishop of Brisbane, Australia)

“A leader in both struggle and reconciliation, Archbishop Tutu reminds us that the search for justice begins in the heart. His appeal to conscience brought out the best in all South Africans..”
(President Bill Clinton)