Douala, Cameroon: Diocesan Synod Focusing on Youth
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Douala, Cameroon: Diocesan Synod Focusing on Youth

Addressing the people of God under his pastoral during Holy Mass on Saturday, September 17 organized to officially launch the new pastoral year of Douala Archdiocese, Archbishop Kleda said, “We have decided to convene a Diocesan Synod on youth ministry.” “This Diocesan Synod will be on the theme: Young people come and see (John 1,39),”…

South Sudan: Retired Bishop Taban Beacon of Hope and Role Model
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South Sudan: Retired Bishop Taban Beacon of Hope and Role Model

In the 2022 article titled, “A Beacon of Hope in a Troubled Context: Sketches of the Life of Mons. Paride Taban, Shepherd and Bridge-builder”, Mr. Torres explores the life of the 86-year-old retired South Sudanese Bishop, and aligns his Episcopal ministry to the country’s struggles to bring about positive social transformation in a conflict situation….

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Namilyango, Uganda: Educating Future Leaders

In his message during his pastoral visit to the school that is located in Uganda’s Seeta Mukono District, a region covered by Lugazi Diocese, Bishop Matthias Ssekamanya told the school management not only to be implementers but also “creators of different aspects of life” in their students so that they can be among those to propel the East African…

Mamfe , Cameroon: Priestly Ordination of Rev Roger Chwenkam Chuante MHM . 
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Mamfe , Cameroon: Priestly Ordination of Rev Roger Chwenkam Chuante MHM . 

Rev Roger Chwenkam Chuante has been ordained a priest. This ceremony took place on Friday 24th June 2022 at the St Joseph’s Cathedral, Mamfe. This ordination was massively attended by Christians of Mamfe Cathedral, Kembong and Okoyong. Saints Peter and Paul’s Choir Okoyong animated during the Mass.  There were over 39 priests in attendance from…

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….

Basankusu, DR Congo: Bishop Mokobe Opens Fledgling  Mill Hill Missionary Parish
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Basankusu, DR Congo: Bishop Mokobe Opens Fledgling Mill Hill Missionary Parish

On Sunday May 15th, 2022 his Lordship Bishop Joseph Mokobe Ndjoku presided at the official opening of St. JPII Quasi-Parish Ndeke,  the first one out of 20. This portion of the local Church has 26 basic communities comprising 8 schools. People from several tribes are here: Mongo, Mongando, Ngombe, Swahili speaking people, etc. The Quasi-Parish…

Mamfe, Cameroon: ‘I Come in Peace, I Come with Hope’ – Bishop Fondong Abangalo
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Mamfe, Cameroon: ‘I Come in Peace, I Come with Hope’ – Bishop Fondong Abangalo

I have been appointed Bishop of Mamfe during a very difficult moment in the history of Cameroon,” Fondong Abangalo said on May 5. “Many would have loved to be part of this celebration, but because of the fear of the unknown, they prefer to stay back. There is no doubt that the territory of the…

Interreligious Dialogue Path to Peace – CAR Cardinal
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Interreligious Dialogue Path to Peace – CAR Cardinal

“Interreligious dialogue is an indispensable path to peace building in the world today and deserves to be considered an absolute necessity and the deepest aspiration of the human race,” Cardinal Nzapalainga said. In his lecture titled, “Interreligious Dialogue at the Service of Peace for a New Humanism”, the Cardinal added that with the health crisis…

Uganda, Archbishop Kiwanuka Lote has Died.
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Uganda, Archbishop Kiwanuka Lote has Died.

Bishop Denis Kiwanuka Lote, the retired prelate who served as Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Tororo, from 27 June 2007 until 2 January 2014 has passed on, the Uganda Episcopal Conference has confirmed. Bishop Lote who was born on 25 March 1938 in Kadumure Village, in present-day Pallisa District, in the Eastern Region…

Basankusu, DR Congo: Bishop Joseph Mokobe Ndjoku Pays Tribute to Fr Harry Reusen
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Basankusu, DR Congo: Bishop Joseph Mokobe Ndjoku Pays Tribute to Fr Harry Reusen

In a letter addressed to Fr John Kirwan MHM, Bishop Joseph Mokobe Njoku writes: Good evening, dear Father John and thank you for your message about the death of our dear Father Harry REUSEN, mhm. You warned us about it. This sad news reached us from Kinshasa yesterday, in the afternoon, by a telephone call…