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Young laity engages in transforming Asia.

For more than ten years Fondacio Asia, through formation programs for a diverse group…

01 Apr 2017

Benin. A Bishop tells his story.

From Nigeria to Canada and back to Benin. The encounter with the dignity of…

01 Apr 2017

Peru. The Gospel along the river.

For some years now, a group of Comboni Missionaries has been present among the…

01 Apr 2017

150 years later in Africa ...

This year, Comboni Missionaries celebrate the 150th year of the foundation of their institute.…

01 Apr 2017

Tanzania. A Church looking to the future with hope.

In 2018, the Tanzanian Church will celebrate 150 years of its presence in the…

01 Mar 2017

Hong Kong. Contemplation in the big metropolis.

The small monastery of the Poor Clares in the city of Hong Kong. An…

01 Mar 2017

Ecuador. Radio Sucumbíos, at the service of the people.

Nueva Loja is located in the centre of Sucumbíos, in the Amazon forest and…

01 Mar 2017

Philippine. Heal, not kill.

As the death toll of drug related killings continues to rise following the new…

01 Mar 2017

Lutherans in Africa. For a new responsibility towards creation.

The Reformation, which celebrates its 500th anniversary, is increasingly global. Today only half of…

01 Feb 2017

South Africa. The appointment of ten new permanent deacons.

Ten married men were recently appointed as permanent deacons in the Diocese of Witbank.…

01 Feb 2017

Comboni Missionaries - 150th Anniversary: “Our ancient, deep, extraordinary vocation”

This year, Comboni Missionaries will celebrate  the 150th anniversary of the foundation of the…

01 Feb 2017

Iraq. Looking to the future, no matter what.

More than two years under ISIS rule. Destruction and death. The desire to start…

01 Feb 2017

Uganda.The voice of Karamoja

This is the name of the Catholic Diocese of Kotido's radio station. A project…

01 Jan 2017

Malawi. Paths of reconciliation.

Halfway House is a former prisoner reintegration program. Edward Onani, the project manager, talks…

01 Jan 2017

Latin America. A grassroots network

Iglesias y Minerías and Repam are two basic ecclesial realities with an eco-theological and…

01 Jan 2017

Germany / Comboni Sisters. Hope in the heart of Europe

They give hospitality, accompany and guide Nigerian, Somali and Eritrean women who were victims…

01 Jan 2017

Christian Commitment against Human Trafficking.

Each year, thousands of people are deceived and sold into slavery as forced laborers,…

01 Dec 2016

Card.Tagle: “One family with one voice – no to human trafficking.”…

Human trafficking is a symptom of distorted and disrupted relationships with us, with the…

01 Dec 2016

Comboni missionaries in Central African Republic (CAR). Serving people for fifty…

This year the Comboni missionaries celebrate 50 years of presence in the country. Since…

01 Dec 2016

Charles de Foucauld. The Spirit of the Desert

This year the church commemorates the centenary of the death of Charles de Foucauld.…

01 Dec 2016

A new life for the Symposium of the African bishops.

Active participation within the African Union. Establishing two bodies: conflict resolution and the equatorial…

01 Nov 2016

India. The healing path of Yoga

Sister Infant Tresa, Catholic sister and yoga master fosters health and hope through the…

01 Nov 2016

Radio. 'Voice of Peace': the radio station of the Nuba people

Radio 'Voice of Peace' has managed to capture the attention of the Nuba population…

01 Nov 2016

Vietnam. Catholic Church : The Small Steps

Despite the cultural, social, and political challenges, the Catholic Church continues to take steps,…

01 Nov 2016

Burundi. A place for remembering.

Many initiatives have been implemented during the Jubilee Year of Mercy. One of these…

01 Oct 2016

Pope Francis. To ‘go out’ as missionary disciples.

This year World Mission Sunday will be celebrated on 23 October. In his Message,…

01 Oct 2016

Brazil. “We harbour no illusions with Temer's government”.

Indigenous people continue to be under threats: violence, intimidations and murders. The indifference of…

01 Oct 2016

Syria. Franciscan Friars challenging bombs.

A city under siege, continuous bombardments. Thousands of children at risk. The witness of…

01 Oct 2016

India. Mother Teresa, a message for our times

Mother Teresa will be proclaimed saint on September 5.  Archbishop Emeritus of Guwahati (India),…

01 Sep 2016

Christians before the wounds of the world.

Individuals, society, the planet itself are suffering from many wounds. How to contribute to…

01 Sep 2016

Syria. The difficult path of reconstruction

After five years of war, Damascus, has been reduced to a pile of rubble.…

01 Sep 2016

Syria. Escaping war with the Bible sewn into the blouse.

Shoushan Chaghalanian, a Syrian woman of Christian faith, decided to leave her country, and…

01 Sep 2016

Philippines. Fighting together

A group of religious from different congregations oppose, even at risk of their life,…

01 Aug 2016

Brazil. Committed to helping young people

Spreading the culture of life to realities of violence and death. This is the…

01 Aug 2016

World Council of Churches. Towards a missionary ecumenical movement.

The World Council of Churches (WCC) has chosen Africa for the next World Mission…

01 Aug 2016

The martyrs of Laudato sì

One year after the publication of Pope Francis’ environment Encyclical Laudato sì (“Praised be…

01 Aug 2016

Brazil. The green movement for the Amazon.

A Bishop fighting against the deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon. A hospital ship named…

01 Jul 2016

Philippines. The Coloured Houses for abandoned children.

To go beyond peripheries into “no man’s land” – the dark corners, inhospitable situations…

01 Jul 2016

DR. of Congo. The smiling faces of people

For more than twenty years now, Brother Richard Hardi, a medical ophthalmologist, travels through…

01 Jul 2016

Brazil. The Gospel of Mercy Behind bars.

A Comboni Missionary for more than thirty years, he defends the human rights of…

01 Jul 2016

Central African Republic. Dialogue is the way

“The walls of mistrust and separation can be knocked down by dialogue and solidarity.…

01 Jun 2016

From Cairo... to London ...to Naples, missionaries are standing by immigrants

Accompanying them at every stage of their journey to Europe, and giving the attention…

01 Jun 2016

Brazil. Lele for Beatification

Thirty years ago, they killed Fr. Ezekiel (Lele) Ramin, a Comboni Missionary working in…

01 Jun 2016

Ivory Coast. A home for street children

The streets of Abidjan, the largest city of Ivory Coast, are home to around…

01 Jun 2016

The Exhortation. A conscience that listens to the Word of God.

In all, nine chapters and 264 pages, a long and complex document: Amoris Laetitia,…

01 May 2016

Japan. The way of the Kami. Living the Sacred.

The Japanese religions may be compared to a multi-coloured tapestry depicting diverse traditions with…

01 May 2016

Philippines. To empower poor people.

She has been arrested and detained, harassed and also sued but this Benedictine nun…

01 May 2016

Sudan. A glass of water for the Kafir.

Just asking for a glass of water in a Darfur refugee camp became a…

01 May 2016

Syria. Concrete acts of hope

The Jubilee of Mercy in a city torn apart by civil war. Father Ibrahim…

01 Apr 2016

Algeria. The spirit of Tibhirine still lives on.

The memory of the Trappist monks from the Our Lady of Atlas Abbey of…

01 Apr 2016

Indonesia. The 'PusPas' Pastoral Centre

The Island of Sumba is part of  the southern  archipelago of the Lesser Sunda…

01 Apr 2016

Bangladesh. “We are one family”

The everyday simple gestures can create a spirit of trust and brotherhood among people…

01 Apr 2016

The Doors of Mercy

The decision to open Holy Doors worldwide has drawn attention to several difficult realities,…

01 Mar 2016

India. A nun-lawyer at the service of detainees

She alternates her violet coloured sari with her black lawyer gown. And her daily…

01 Mar 2016

Brazil. The time of choices

Missionaries support indigenous peoples and local communities in defending  their territories. A crucial mission…

01 Mar 2016

Compassion: A way of dialogue for Asian cultures

“The theme of Compassion is deeply planted into the heart of Asian cultures. It…

01 Mar 2016

Brazil. The living sign of mercy

The visits to prisoners are one of the works of mercy, the theme of…

01 Feb 2016

Dominican Republic. Network of participation

Political and economic inequality. Narco-trafficking and violence. The Church answers by organizing people to…

01 Feb 2016

South Sudan. Between tenderness and testimony.

A Comboni missionary living in South Sudan, a conflict-torn country, talks to us about…

01 Feb 2016

Brazil. Catadores. A path of dignity.

The waste pickers in Marco Moura on the outskirts of Santa Rita, a city…

01 Feb 2016

Algeria. The Cathedral in the desert

The Church of Sahara, a small Christian community in the immensity of the Algerian…

01 Jan 2016

Colombia. A young church among water, forest, war and coca.

The Apostolic Vicariate of Puerto Leguízamo–Solano was established only two years ago. Msgr. Joaquín…

01 Jan 2016

South Sudan. Living with poor people

The country  has been in the throes of a civil war. Prices have been…

01 Jan 2016

Asia. The triple dialogue of the Missionary Church

The Church in Asia must be a missionary church through dialogue with culture, religions…

01 Jan 2016

Philippines. Kuya-Centre, Father Luc’s family

A centre for street children. Building the future Jay is a little 12 year-old…

01 Dec 2015

Towards a new Covenant

Creation is the great sacrament of God. All creatures are the manifestation of His…

01 Dec 2015

The Jubilee of Mercy

The extraordinary Holy Year declared by Pope Francis (December 8, 2015 - November 20,…

01 Dec 2015

Iraq. Erbil Archbishop’s appeal

The dramatic situation of refugees and displaced people. The responsibility of the international community.…

01 Dec 2015

Comboni Missionaries. The election of Father Tesfaye: New paths open up…

The Comboni missionaries elected Father Tesfaye Tadesse, a native of Ethiopia, as Head of…

01 Nov 2015

Syria: 'Stealing our future' ...

Aleppo, the second largest city in Syria is almost completely destroyed. People live in…

01 Nov 2015

Mexico. Priests in the sights of drug cartels ...

The power of criminals continues to grow in the country.  Priests are not spared …

01 Nov 2015

Turkmenistan. A small community moving forward ...

The Catholic Church, a presence in a land rich in traditions. Turkmenistan is a landlocked…

01 Nov 2015

Antarctica. Missionaries at the end of the earth.

Two missionaries talk to us about their mission at the Antarctic glaciers. White is…

01 Oct 2015

Missionary Perspectives of a Local Church

The risk of losing the meaning of the universal Church. There is no such…

01 Oct 2015

Pope Francis: “ To go to the peripheries”

This year World Mission Day is Sunday 18 October 2015. In his message, Pope Francis…

01 Oct 2015

Asia. Women theologians. Sharing solidarity

Asian women theologian are playing an important role in the church and in the…

01 Oct 2015

Kenya. Giving back the dignity

Kibera is one of the largest slums on the outskirts of Nairobi. A small…

01 Sep 2015

The Pope in Cuba. A new wind is blowing in Havana

The Argentine Pontiff will be the third Pope to travel to Cuba in 18…

01 Sep 2015

Monsignor Christophe Munzihirwa. The saint of Africa

At the end of June, in a letter, the Archbishop of Bukavu, Mgr. François…

01 Sep 2015

Uganda. Radio Pacis: “We go Forward”

The only FM radio station operating in the West Nile region and Northern Uganda.…

01 Sep 2015

Dijbouti. The witness presence

Being a missionary in Dijbouti means seeking a dialogue with Islam and being confronted…

01 Aug 2015

South Sudan. To live the present with passion

A young Ugandan Comboni missionary talks about his pastoral activities in one of the…

01 Aug 2015

Ethiopia. Catholics - An influential community

Although the Catholic Church in Ethiopia constitutes a minority of the society, it is…

01 Aug 2015

Benin / The Abbey of Étoile Notre-Dame. The African Creativity

A community of 40 nuns from different nationalities. A melting pot of faith and…

01 Aug 2015

Colombia. Across the Magdalena River region.

The country has been the battleground of an undeclared civil war for more…

01 Jul 2015

Pope Francis : Laudato SI’

Justice. Ecological debt. Climate change. Protection of the planet. We comment on the new…

01 Jul 2015

Nigeria: Odyssey of Maiduguri priests and communities

Priests were forced to leave their parishes because of the violence of Boko Haram.…

01 Jul 2015

DR Congo. Bishop Ambongo: “We must speak out”

Several African presidents have attempted to change the constitution to stay in power. It…

01 Jul 2015

Iraq. In the Monastery of Sulaymaniyah

Many families fleeing the villages of Qaraqosh and Bartalla, find refuge in the Monastery…

01 Jun 2015

Iran. Christian communities in danger of extinction

Chaldeans, Armenians, Catholics: the small group of Christians in Iran continues to follow their…

01 Jun 2015

Uganda. Girl soldiers: rebirth is possible

Their childhood has been marked by unspeakable cruelty. Former child soldiers find hospitality at…

01 Jun 2015

Mexico. God in the Tzeltal language

One people, one language, their Bible. Thirty-five years of patient and systematic work. It was…

01 Jun 2015

Brazil. Hélder Càmara soon to be beatified

After the canonisation of Archbishop Oscar Romero planned for 23 May, next, in San…

01 May 2015

Cardinal Nichols: “Archbishop Romero is an inspiration to many”

The Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster, Vincent Nichols, urged Christians to emulate Oscar Romero by…

01 May 2015

The pact of the Catacombs

Signed by 40 bishops and one Cardinal, ‘The pact of the Catacombs’ could not…

01 May 2015

Kenya. The Easy Target

The Al-Shabaab chose the easy target, ‘teachers and students’. The Kenyan government has decided…

01 May 2015

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Churches archive – summaries

Islamic theology: “We must be pioneers of change”.

Misleading interpretation of the Koran may lead to violence. The commitment of Muslim women theologians and…

01 Apr 2015, Churches April 2015

Yemen - Being Christians in a time of insecurity

They can be compared to a drop in the ocean or, more appropriately, to a handful…

01 Apr 2015, Churches April 2015

Brazil. Radio Monte Roraima

Rádio Monte Roraima aims to inform listeners according to quality, impartiality and ethical standards, focusing on…

01 Apr 2015, Churches April 2015

Two years with Francis: "Old Europe, wake up!"

The Pope from Latin America encourages Europe to change. He proposes a vision of the missionary…

01 Apr 2015, Churches April 2015

Nigeria – To the last vote

The government has decided to postpone the legislative and presidential elections to March 28. The…

01 Mar 2015, Churches March 2015

El Salvador - Romero to be beatified.

Pope Francis has recognized Oscar Arnulfo Romero as a martyr. The Archbishop of San Salvador was…

01 Mar 2015, Churches March 2015

Cambodia – Living solidarity

The Lindalva centre in Cambodia was founded by missionaries in order to support families and women…

01 Mar 2015, Churches March 2015

Mexico. Father Solalinde, on the side of migrants.

They threaten and intimidate him, but Father Alejandro Solalinde continues his mission, at the risk of…

01 Mar 2015, Churches March 2015

Canonization of the Armenian Genocide victims

Armenian Patriarch Karekin II has recently issued an encyclical letter announcing the canonization of the…

01 Feb 2015, Churches February 2015

Peru.The voice of the Kukama people

Ucamara is a radio broadcaster based in Nauta, a town in the Peruvian Amazon. …

01 Feb 2015, Churches February 2015

South Sudan. Peace-building and trauma-healing Centre

Missionaries, are spearheading the project of a centre for human, pastoral, and spiritual formation, peace-building,…

01 Feb 2015, Churches February 2015

Uganda. Radio Wa, the people’s voice.

A community radio at the service of people of Northern Uganda. Inspired by the social teaching…

01 Feb 2015, Churches February 2015

Asia. Speaking to the Asian heart

Pope Francis will return again to visit Asia for the second time. Why is Pope Francis…

02 Jan 2015, Churches January 2015

Bangladesh. Tokai Songho for street children

The streets are always crowded. Boys and girls running and playing. There is a continuous zig…

01 Jan 2015, Churches January 2015

Spiritual Economy to Live Well

Spirituality must give a soul to the economy. “The market was made for human beings and…

01 Jan 2015, Churches January 2015

Guatemala. Christmas - A colourful celebration

Christmas is celebrated in different ways around the world, with a variety of symbols deeply embedded…

01 Dec 2014, Churches December 2014

South Africa. Aids: there still remains much to do

The Catholic Church has played a pioneering role in fighting the HIV/AIDS pandemic in South Africa.…

01 Dec 2014, Churches December 2014

Malawi. Chaplaincy in prisons where justice is in short supply

Being a chaplain in one of the most over-crowded prison in Malawi. Giving dignity, hope and…

01 Dec 2014, Churches December 2014

Peru. Christmas – The Sun of the Suns

In Peru,the Christmas celebrations start towards the end of November. There are a variety of fairs…

01 Dec 2014, Churches December 2014

Mexico. Bishop in the narco-traffickers’ Sierra

Drug traffickers have taken over and keep capillary control of Sierra Tarahumara. People…

01 Nov 2014, Churches November 2014

Mexico. Celebrating the departed

From ancestor veneration to the modern rituals of Dia de los muertos. The connections between life…

01 Nov 2014, Churches November 2014

Kenya. The Missionary for Social Justice

A Comboni missionary living in one of the slums on the outskirts of Nairobi tells…

01 Nov 2014, Churches November 2014

Africa. Ebola – Missionaries on the Front Line

They stay behind despite a very real danger/fear of contagion because Africa is truly their home. “At…

01 Nov 2014, Churches November 2014

Zambia at 50. The catholic church’s contribution

The Catholic Church has been an integral part of the Zambian Society, walking and growing together…

01 Oct 2014, Churches October 2014

Burundi. Three lives for Africa: Olga, Lucia, Bernadette

Three Italian missionaries, Lucia Pulici, Olga Raschietti, and Bernadette Boggian, members of the Xaverian Catholic order,…

01 Oct 2014, Churches October 2014

World Mission Day - A Celebration of Grace and Joy

This year’s World Mission Day falls on 19th October under the theme: ‘I will…

01 Oct 2014, Churches October 2014

Bishop Daniel Comboni – An inspiring journey

This year, the Comboni Missionary Institutes celebrate the 150th anniversary of its founder St. Daniel Comboni's…

01 Oct 2014, Churches October 2014

Colombia. Gold fever

Gold fever has infected the Chocó region, one of the poorest in Colombia. A great opportunity…

01 Sep 2014, Churches September 2014

Bangladesh. Bridges among mountains

The Chittagong Hill Tracts is a region in the south-east of Bangladesh, on the borders with…

01 Sep 2014, Churches September 2014

The variety of Ethiopian crosses

Throughout Ethiopia's history, crosses have played a major role in the ancient legacy of Christianity. No…

01 Sep 2014, Churches September 2014

Ethiopia. The cross: symbol of a country.

The Ethiopian Orthodox Church (Tawahedo) celebrates two feasts of the Holy Cross: 'The Exaltation of…

01 Sep 2014, Churches September 2014

Myanmar - Missionaries at the ends of the earth

Choosing faraway places and love for the poorest are the characteristics of a community of Christians…

01 Aug 2014, Churches August 2014

Bangladesh. Pedalling for the poor

At the age of 77, an American Maryknoll missionary, Fr Bob McCahill continues riding his bicycle…

01 Aug 2014, Churches August 2014

For a true and sincere dialogue with islam

Dialogue with Islam represents a special challenge for all those who want to engage in inter-religious…

01 Aug 2014, Churches August 2014

Zambia - Radio Musi-O-Tunya “smokes and thunders”

Livingstone is a tourist city, situated in the southern part of Zambia, bordering Zimbabwe, Botswana and…

01 Aug 2014, Churches August 2014

South Korea - A New Pentecost

Pope Francis will make an Apostolic trip to the Republic of Korea from 13 to 18…

01 Jul 2014, Churches July 2014

Msgr. Oscar Romero: sainthood now

San Salvador Archbishop Oscar Romero will soon be beatified by the Roman Catholic Church, but he…

01 Jul 2014, Churches July 2014

The Catholic Church in Mauritania

A small diocese, whose nuns and priests have endeared themselves to the local population with their…

01 Jul 2014, Churches July 2014

Archbishop Oscar Romero - Icon and Symbol of the Martyrs

Msgr. Luis Infanti Della Mora, Bishop of the region of Aysen in Chilean Patagonia, is among…

01 Jul 2014, Churches July 2014

Sinai: a prison for African migrants

Thousands of migrants, primarily Eritrean, are often kidnapped, tortured and blackmailed by networks of traffickers. Sister…

01 Jun 2014, Churches June 2014

Ethiopia - Bushulo Catholic Health Centre

The health centre has been serving the community since 1979. It is situated at 6 km…

01 Jun 2014, Churches June 2014

Christians in Arab Countries

Mgr. Maroun Lahham, Auxiliary Bishop of Jerusalem and Patriarchal Vicar in Jordan gives us an…

01 Jun 2014, Churches June 2014

Arab countries - Christians, facing the challenges

Bishop Maroun Lahham talks to us about the struggle of being a Christian in Arab countries. What…

01 Jun 2014, Churches June 2014

World Mission – The dream lives on

World Mission – the Asian Catholic Monthly Magazine – is celebrating 25 years of publication. Throughout…

01 May 2014, Churches May 2014

Pope Francis in the Holy Land: 'That all may be…

Pope Francis is set to make a historic pilgrimage to the Holy Land from May 24…

01 May 2014, Churches May 2014

Nigeria - This elephant will not only stir

The Islamist group Boko Haram, is continuing to cause destruction and violence particularly in the north…

01 May 2014, Churches May 2014

Bangladesh - The Catholic church, a little flock.

'You are a 'little flock' and many of you are poor. You struggle with the natural…

01 May 2014, Churches May 2014

Comboni Missionaries 'with the people' in Africa's most dangerous zones

The situation in South Sudan is still very unstable, with 900,000 displaced and more than one…

01 Apr 2014, Churches April 2014

Central Africa - The days of the Apocalypse

The Central African Republic has been a hostage of violence for more than a year now.…

01 Apr 2014, Churches April 2014

What the canonization of John XXIII and John Paul II…

African pilgrims, in great numbers, will be among the five million expected at St. Peter's…

01 Apr 2014, Churches April 2014

Canonization of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II…

Two great religious leaders and supreme pastors of the Catholic Church namely; Blessed Pope John XXIII…

01 Apr 2014, Churches April 2014

South Africa - Radio Veritas, a journey of faith

The Catholic radio station has been growing slowly but steadily. Information and formation, Catholic teaching of…

01 Mar 2014, Churches March 2014

Taiwan - A 'Bridge Church'

Taiwan is an island of diversities. It has a population of 23 million inhabitants that could…

01 Mar 2014, Churches March 2014

African Women Theologians

Africa is a continent where women have come a long way in the struggle to make…

01 Mar 2014, Churches March 2014

Kenya – Lake Turkana peace mission

The Dassanech are one of the oldest ethnic groups in Africa. These people live in three…

01 Mar 2014, Churches March 2014

South Sudan - Welcome to the Rainbow Centre

John arrived at the Rainbow Centre, four years ago, in the morning, Sister Joan remembers it…

18 Jan 2014, Churches February 2014

South Sudan - “We are tired of war”

“This violence is not the result of ethnic rivalry, but a political division among members of…

18 Jan 2014, Churches February 2014

Liberia - Among West Point Shacks

The name, brings to mind the famous American military academy, but West Point is a strip…

18 Jan 2014, Churches February 2014

Bolivia – Market theology

The market has a bit of everything - fruit and vegetables and then there are rice,…

18 Jan 2014, Churches February 2014

Asia. “A simple pastoral journey”.

Pope Francis will make his second apostolic visit to Asia. From 13-15 January, Sri Lanka and…

01 Jan 2014, Churches January 2015

Madiba – Hope & Love

Anyone who remembers the early days of 1990, when Mandela toured the country as a free…

21 Dec 2013, Churches January 2014

The spiritual qualities of Mandela

Millions of people around the world have paid tribute to Nelson Mandela who died on December…

21 Dec 2013, Churches January 2014

Peru - Paths of Hope

A Comboni Missionary community lives and works on the outskirts of the Peruvian capital, Lima, among…

21 Dec 2013, Churches January 2014

Ghana - The dump of God

Agbobloshie is a large dump on the outskirts of Accra, Ghana, often referred to as the…

21 Dec 2013, Churches January 2014

Mexico - A multicolour feast

The Mexican Christmas is a combination of Christian spirit and indigenous traits. Una fiesta with colour,…

02 Nov 2013, Churches December 2013

Ecuador – An Afro community celebrates Christmas

Guimbí is a small village inside the forest, in the north of Esmeraldas province, Ecuador. About…

02 Nov 2013, Churches December 2013

Bangladesh - Slaves in tea paradise

Tea pickers of Bangladesh live in isolated villages without electricity and running water, in harsh working…

02 Nov 2013, Churches December 2013

Sri Lanka - A harvest festival

In Sri Lanka, December has always been a popular festive season. It's harvest time. After the…

02 Nov 2013, Churches December 2013

Missionary Congresses in America - Future of our past

The fourth American Missionary Congress will be held in Maracaibo (Venezuela), from 26 November to 1…

31 Oct 2013, Churches November 2013

Kenya - A challenge to win, the bishop of Turkana…

With an area of nearly 77,000 sq km, Turkana is the largest county in Kenya. It is…

26 Oct 2013, Churches November 2013

Missionaries in the time of Pope Francis

Father Enrique Sánchez, Superior General of the Comboni Missionaries, looks at the first months since Pope…

26 Oct 2013, Churches November 2013

Bolivia – “Evangelization is not only for the soul”

The Apostolic Vicariate of Beni spans six of the eight provinces that make up the Amazonian…

26 Oct 2013, Churches November 2013

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Advocacy

Meetings and Words empower advocacy.

From the 16th to the 19th February, 2017 took place in Modesto, California first U.S. regional World Meeting of Popular Movements (WMPM).  Even though, Popular movements have…

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Baobab

The Goodness of Rice

A long, long time ago, on the island of Java there were no rice plants. The people of the earth had only grown cassava for their…

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Youth & Mission

God of Nonviolence.

Thank you for the gift of your love and your peace. Give me the grace to live the life of Gospel nonviolence that I might be…

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