Cameroon: Children Caught in a Vicious Circle of Poverty
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Cameroon: Children Caught in a Vicious Circle of Poverty

On June 6 this year, another group of African children marched in Cameroon’s capital city Yaoundé, demanding the right to live normal lives, without the fear of violence. It is estimated that nearly a million children in the country’s Anglophone regions have been kept out of school for five years by a boycott enforced by…

Bamenda, Cameroon: Fr Erwin Hain MHM Remembered and Celebrated
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Bamenda, Cameroon: Fr Erwin Hain MHM Remembered and Celebrated

The Christians of the Archdiocese of Bamenda, Wednesday 15th June 2022 assembled in their Cathedral for a Requiem Mass in honour of Rev Fr. Erwin Hain who passed on to eternity last April 1, 2022 in Austria. The Chief Celebrant was His Grace Andrew Nkea, in the presence of the Mill Hill superior in Cameroon….

‘Don’t Forget the Poor’ – Pope Francis
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‘Don’t Forget the Poor’ – Pope Francis

“Where the poor are concerned, it is not talk that matters; what matters is rolling up our sleeves and putting our faith into practice through a direct involvement, one that cannot be delegated,” Pope Francis said. “No one must say that they cannot be close to the poor because their own lifestyle demands more attention…

Live your Life Ready to Go yet Willing to Stay – a Gospel Reflection
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Live your Life Ready to Go yet Willing to Stay – a Gospel Reflection

I’m Ready to Go, But I’m Also Willing to Stay. (The Healing and Call of The Gerasene Demoniac in Mark 5)                 The Lord has a different way of working in the lives of His people. It isn’t as flashy, and it isn’t as revered. In Mark 5, we have an example of this. A…

Pope to General Chapter Participants Missionaries of Africa: Be Apostles and Witnesses
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Pope to General Chapter Participants Missionaries of Africa: Be Apostles and Witnesses

Addressing participants at the General Chapter of the Missionaries of Africa, Pope Francis exhorts them to embrace the meaning and strength of their charism, and invites them to be apostles and witnesses through prayer and fraternity. Source: Vatican News Continue reading

Kenya: Six MHM Students Engaged in 30 Day Ignatian Spiritual Exercices
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Kenya: Six MHM Students Engaged in 30 Day Ignatian Spiritual Exercices

THE JOY OF EXPERIENCING 30 DAYS RETREAT Our Journey (Joseph Kindong, Elvost Lunchi, Nelson Kum, Kingsley Botambo, Conrad Yong and I) began on 12th May 2022 at 10 am from Nairobi to “Subukia” National Shrine in the Diocese of Nakuru. It’s a journey of a distance of about 193.5kilometers by road and approximately four hours…

General Chapter Diary- Closing Eucharist
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General Chapter Diary- Closing Eucharist

This Saturday afternoon, June 11, the participants of the 19th Chapter of the Mill Hill Missionaries gathered at the church of OUr Lady and St Edmund in Abingdon for the livestreamed closing Eucharist. General Superior, Michael Corcoran, preached inspiringly: “Standing on the shoulders of our elders – our ancestors – a new generation of Mill…

General Chapter Diary – Endings
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General Chapter Diary – Endings

Today, Saturday June 11, is a celebration of endings. The 19th General Chapter of the Mill Hill Missionaries is drawing to a close. The capitulants started the morning’s proceedings by together reciting the General Chapter prayer one last time. This was followed by a presentation of the division of portfolios among the members of the…

General Chapter Diary – A Short Recess
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General Chapter Diary – A Short Recess

Having finished the ordinary Chapter business the capitulants are enjoying a well-deserved free day. The Chapter will reconvene on Saturday morning, June 11, for the signing of the requisite documents and the closing address by the re-elected General Superior, Michael Corcoran MHM. This will be followed in the afternoon by the closing Eucharist and a…

Mamfe, Cameroon: District Hospital Set Ablaze
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Mamfe, Cameroon: District Hospital Set Ablaze

Suspected separatist fighters have reportedly set ablaze Mamfe District Hospital in Manyu division of the South West Region. The incident happened in the late hours of Wednesday June 8 and left the entire structure in ruins. An intense gunbattle between the Cameroon army and Amba Boys preceded the tragic event. There is no let-up in…