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:

Nairobi, Kenya: Diaconate and Priestly Ordinations
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Nairobi, Kenya: Diaconate and Priestly Ordinations

Diaconate and Priestly Ordinations. Date: Sunday 25th October. Time: 11 am EAT (GMT + 3) Venu: Shauri Moyo Ordaining bishop: Rt Rev David Kamau, auxiliary bishop of Archdiocese of Nairobi Diaconate: Priesthood:

Mill Hill Formation Nairobi: Celebration to Conclude the Year of Creation
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Mill Hill Formation Nairobi: Celebration to Conclude the Year of Creation

The season of creation that was introduced by Pope Francis since 2016, came immediately a year after the publication of Laudato Si on the Care for our Common Home. The special season occurs within the ordinary time of the Church’ liturgical calendar to run from the 1st of September to the 4th of October which…

Stories Behind Africa’s Growing Vocations to Priesthood and Religious Life
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Stories Behind Africa’s Growing Vocations to Priesthood and Religious Life

Statistics have indicated a steady increase in the number of people joining the Priesthood and Religious Life in Africa despite an overall global plunge in those choosing to dedicate their lives to service of God as Priests and Religious. According to the latest Vatican Statistics based on the Pontifical Yearbook 2019 and the Annuarium Statisticum Ecclesiae…

2nd Cycle, Nairobi: New Formation Year Opens with a Book Launch
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2nd Cycle, Nairobi: New Formation Year Opens with a Book Launch

We are now two weeks into the new formation year in Nairobi. On Sunday 23rd August, 2020, we opened the 2020/2021 formation year even amidst the on-going corona virus pandemic restrictions. Reflecting on the current  reality of the world, that is, the ecological crisis, the effects of the pandemic, and the ongoing conversion to which…

Ireland: Vocations Crisis Prompts Reflection on Future of Ministry
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Ireland: Vocations Crisis Prompts Reflection on Future of Ministry

In Fr Byrne’s opinion, this is a temporary fix “pressing a pause button to keep the system functioning” and instead what is needed is a debate on the wider issues such as “how can we supply ministry when it is no longer possible to provide clergy”. “We need a radical reappraisal in Ireland – an…