He Is Risen! Alleluia!
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He Is Risen! Alleluia!

On behalf of the Mill Hill Missionaries I wish all visitors to this website – members, benefactors, friends , curious surfers – a graced and joyful celebration of the Easter Event. May you all be given a taste of the new life it signifies. Fons Eppink MHM, webmaster I have the privilege of presiding at…

Celebrating the Passion of the Lord
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Celebrating the Passion of the Lord

The busiest afternoon of the year for Catholic churches is that of Good Friday. People throng to participate in a liturgy entitled,  ‘Celebration of the Passion of the Lord’. The mood for this celebration is set by three readings from Scripture, which invite us to meet the Lord Jesus under three aspects: as Servant, as…

Maundy Thursday
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Maundy Thursday

Carlo Gesualdo (1566-1613) published a collection of 29 short pieces in 1611: Responsoria et alia ad Officium Hebdomadae Sanctae spectantia. 9 pieces each for Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday, with a psalm and a hymn as an added bonus. GESUALDO // Feria Quinta, Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy Thursday: II. Tristis est anima mea…

Mamfe, Cameroon: 32 Abducted Seminarians Released
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Mamfe, Cameroon: 32 Abducted Seminarians Released

The 32 Catholic Major Seminarians who were abducted last Friday, April 8 alongside their driver have been released, the Communications Director of the Cameroonian Diocese has said. In a Monday, April 11 interview with ACI Africa, Fr. Christopher Eboka confirmed the release of the 33 members of St. John Paul II Major Seminary in Cameroon’s…

Kisumu, Kenya: Lenten Campaign on Youth asnd Peaceful Elections
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Kisumu, Kenya: Lenten Campaign on Youth asnd Peaceful Elections

“I invite the younger people, I call on all of you to do everything in your power so that we may have peaceful elections by your actions and by what you say,” Archbishop Muhatia appeals. The Kenyan Catholic Archbishop who was installed last month as the Archbishop of Kisumu cautions youth in Kenya against being used by the…

‘She Anointed the Feet of Jesus’ – an Imaginative Contemplation
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‘She Anointed the Feet of Jesus’ – an Imaginative Contemplation

It was just then I heard the voice in my heart say: ‘It’s time.’ It was time. He might not know it yet … but I did. I stood and fetched the oil of nard my inner voice had had me save all these years for him. I prayed. I wrapped a towel around my…

Mill Hill Missionaries Cameroon Celebrate Centenary in Buea
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Mill Hill Missionaries Cameroon Celebrate Centenary in Buea

Mill Hill Cameroon Celebrate One Hundred Years in the Diocese of Buea The 26th of March 2022 marked exactly one hundred years since the first Mill Hill Missionaries set foot in Cameroon. The early missionaries led by Fr William Campling came by sea and their first stop was Victoria precisely at Bota, where they were…