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Fr. John Nat Tucker leads a service at the Saint Paul Catholic Church in Freetown days after the Regent mudslide

Fr. John Nat Tucker leads a service at the Saint Paul Catholic Church in Freetown days after the Regent mudslide

Bishops of Sierra Leone console nation in pain

21/08/2017 15:04

As the death toll keeps rising, in the wake of Sierra Leone’s devastating Regent mudslide, the country’s Bishops reach out to a nation in grief.

 

A session of the JHIA conference in Nairobi (foto: JHIA/ Senay Abate)

A session of the JHIA conference in Nairobi (foto: JHIA/ Senay Abate)

Protestant and Catholic academicians meet in Nairobi

20/08/2017 17:41

Christianity in Africa (Catholic or Protestant) has been impacted by the Protestant Reformation of Martin Luther says the Director of the Nairobi-based Jesuit Historical Institute in Africa (JHIA).

 

Local people line up to receive food voucher at distribution point in South Sudan.  Photo by CAFOD.

Local people line up to receive food voucher at distribution point in South Sudan. Photo by CAFOD.

Catholic humanitarian worker on rewards of his job

17/08/2017 14:32

Michael O’Riordan, Emergency Program Manager for CAFOD and Trocaire in South Sudan, gives an update on the humanitarian crisis in the war-torn country.  

A woman holds her sick baby while waiting for a doctor at Gwoza General Hospital, north-eastern Nigeria

A woman holds her sick baby while waiting for a doctor at Gwoza General Hospital, north-eastern Nigeria

Nigeria: Catholic doctors emphasise the sanctity of life

17/08/2017 13:20

Catholic doctors have reiterated the need for the Nigerian Government to hold as sacred the right to life by all Nigerian citizens, including the unborn child.

 

Tree planting in the Diocese of Mongu

Tree planting in the Diocese of Mongu

Pontifical Missionary Union SG Visits Zambia

11/08/2017 17:43

Secretary General of the Pontifical Missionary Union (PMU) Fr. Fabrizio Meroni (PIME) has visited Zambia and held a meeting with Priests, Religious, Lay faithful and the Catholic Secretariat staff.