Mirpur Khas, Sindh, Pakistan: Minor Seminary Construction
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Mirpur Khas, Sindh, Pakistan: Minor Seminary Construction

Hyderabad (Agenzia Fides) – “The minor Seminary is the backbone of a diocese. I think it is very important to have a minor Seminary in the diocese. In order to reach the goal of laying the first stone of the minor Seminary, priests and benefactors have given a great contribution and, after six years of…

Focus on Priestly Formation: Pope Francis’ Concerns
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Focus on Priestly Formation: Pope Francis’ Concerns

The issues at play concern both who is admitted to seminaries, and the formation of clergy before and after ordination. It is not primarily a question of a seminarian or a priest’s liturgical preferences but whether they might seek to impose an ideologically-driven vision of the Church in their parish. That results in division and…

Priestly Vocation: A Light Hearted Take on Seminary Life
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Priestly Vocation: A Light Hearted Take on Seminary Life

If you’ve ever wondered what life in the seminary is like, this is one episode you would wanna catch! Listen to Br Bernard, Br Andrew (aka Captain Planet 🌍) and Br Eugene share about pet peeves, the struggles they face as they live in community, turning points in their relationship with God, family reactions when…

Jinja, Uganda: Temporary Oath Ceremony at Formation House
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Jinja, Uganda: Temporary Oath Ceremony at Formation House

Last year, at the request of the General Council, I had the privilege to preside at the Temporary Oath of seven of our students in Jinja. It was one of the most boring liturgical events I have ever attended in my life. There was no singing or merry making, all because of the Corona lockdown….

Jinja, Uganda: Coping with Covid-19 in a Formation Setting
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Jinja, Uganda: Coping with Covid-19 in a Formation Setting

Warm greetings to you all from the Mill Hill Formation House, Jinja. It is my hope that you are all coping with the times and their challenges. As for us, at the Formation House, we are taking one day at a time, using common sense to respect the SOPS against COVID-19, and over and above…

Tangaza University College, Nairobi: Week of Human Fraternity
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Tangaza University College, Nairobi: Week of Human Fraternity

Dubbed the “Week of Human Fraternity,” the event has been slated to take place from February 22 at Tangaza University College (TUC), the Nairobi-based Catholic institution jointly-owned by 22 religious orders where students and faculty from over 40 countries interact. TUC’s Institute for Interreligious Dialogue and Islamic Studies (IRDIS) is spearheading the initiative. In his Friday, February 19 message…

Kenya: Apostles of Jesus Institute – Vatican Permission to Admit New Members
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Kenya: Apostles of Jesus Institute – Vatican Permission to Admit New Members

“Considering the efforts made so far concerning formation, this Dicastery (CICLSAL) shares the opinion expressed in your request to revoke the provision prohibiting the admission of new members to the novitiate and religious profession, both temporary and perpetual, and to Holy Orders,” Fr. Wokorach a member of the Comboni Missionaries of the Heart of Jesus…

Outreach – Magazine of the Mill Hill Formation Community at Jinja, Uganda
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Outreach – Magazine of the Mill Hill Formation Community at Jinja, Uganda

India: ‘Migrants with Christ and for Christ’
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India: ‘Migrants with Christ and for Christ’

As I was planning the content and layout of this year’s Vocation Promotion calendar with Fr. Bhaskar MHM, my classmate, we discussed what image to put on the cover page. He suggested we focus on migrants which is apt for the current situation in the world during the time of pandemic here in India and…

St. Joseph’s Formation House, Nairobi: Six Missionary Students Make Their Life Commitment
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St. Joseph’s Formation House, Nairobi: Six Missionary Students Make Their Life Commitment

Today, Saturday 24th October, took place the Perpetual Oath ceremony of six students of the Mill Hill Missionary Formation Center in Nairobi, Kenya. They are:Subrata Nayak – IndiaNtein Peter Yong – CameroonNgi Malvin – CameroonMufua Chia Leonard – CameroonKalagura Nikhil – IndiaAgbasoa Guylain – DR Cong For the first time the entire celebration was live…

Video Interview with First Malaysian Mill Hill Missionary
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Video Interview with First Malaysian Mill Hill Missionary

Nairobi, Kenya: Live Streaming Ceremony of Perpetual Oath Taking by Six Students
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Nairobi, Kenya: Live Streaming Ceremony of Perpetual Oath Taking by Six Students

The Perpetual Oath Taking Ceremony by six students of the Mill Hill Missionaries , Nairobi Formation Centre 2020 will live stream on Youtube (Link below) at 11 am EAT (GMT + 3). https://youtu.be/HHpyMo_XV1o Candidates: