Oosterbeek, The Netherlands: Mill Hill Missionaries Sell Missiehuis Vrijland
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Oosterbeek, The Netherlands: Mill Hill Missionaries Sell Missiehuis Vrijland

Today, Tuesday January 25th, is an important day in the history of the Dutch Region of the Mill Hill Missionaries. At a formal meeting in the common room at Sint Jozefhuis, Oosterbeek,  Dutch Regional, Martien van Leeuwen, signed the deed of sale of Missiehuis Vrijland in the presence of Sollicitor, Fechter, and assorted representatives. This…

Evangelization Must Flow from Prayer – Bd Cyprian Tansi
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Evangelization Must Flow from Prayer – Bd Cyprian Tansi

He had a keen sense of the newness of the Christian condition. It was motivated by the attraction of the Catholic faith, liturgy, and patrimony. It was also informed by awareness of what a world without Christ can look like. In 1929, when Fr Cyprian was newly ordained, working in Onitsha, a smallpox epidemic broke out in…

Kamuli, Uganda: An Impressive Legacy
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Kamuli, Uganda: An Impressive Legacy

More than 400 beneficiaries of Father Wijnand Huys’ generosity met recently at St Joseph Mary Rubaga Catholic Parish in Kamuli, to celebrate his philanthropy and charity. Maureen Nakatudde tells of the celebration. Fr Wijnand was a Dutch priest in Kamuli district, who helped and supported many orphans and vulnerable children in the community in the…

Sabah, Malaysia: Korean Missionaries Outreach
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Sabah, Malaysia: Korean Missionaries Outreach

Korean missionary Father Leo Choi Sangki started the shelter out of “love for the children of Sabah” in 2016. The priests belong to a Korean missionary institute called Societas Clericalis Sanctissimae Trinitastis de Mirinae (Clerical Society of the Most Holy Trinity of Mirinae), founded in 1976 by Father Francis Xavier Tjeong. The society is based in…

Cameroon: Launch of the Centenary Year of the Mill   Hill Missionaries
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Cameroon: Launch of the Centenary Year of the Mill Hill Missionaries

On the 10th of January 2022, all the Mill Hill Missionaries working in Cameroon gathered together for their Annual Assembly at the Mill Hill guest house in Bamenda. This has been one of the most attended Assemblies since the beginning of the socio-political crisis in the English speaking region of Cameroon. At least this time around, all the…

Netherlands: René Graat Remembered in Bautifully Edited Book
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Netherlands: René Graat Remembered in Bautifully Edited Book

Book about the life of René Graat MHM – in Dutch White hoarfrost on the grass. A cold winter morning in the southern hill country of Limburg. A group of people together in the open air: ‘corona/omnicron proof’. Reason: the presentation of a 360-page book about Mill Hill missionary René Graat, who died in the…

Basankusu, DR Congo: Celebrating the Centenary of the Parish of Simba
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Basankusu, DR Congo: Celebrating the Centenary of the Parish of Simba

Celebrating the Centenary of the evangelization of the Parish of Saint Joseph SIMBA in the Diocese of Basankusu The sun rose in the east of the Diocese and its light spread over all the Bongando people; This is how I can summarize the story of the proclamation of the Good News in the parish of…

Pope Francis: Dreaming of a Completely Missionary Church
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Pope Francis: Dreaming of a Completely Missionary Church

Pope Francis said that he continued to “dream of a completely missionary Church” in a message published on Thursday. Writing in his World Mission Day message, released on Jan. 6, the Solemnity of the Epiphany, the pope called for renewed efforts to spread the Gospel. “Dear brothers and sisters, I continue to dream of a completely…

Christians in the Middle East – a Timid Revival?
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Christians in the Middle East – a Timid Revival?

The plan for the rebirth of Mar Elian envisages the replanting of vineyards and olive groves on the land around the monastery, together with the reconstruction of the surrounding walls and access doors. Fr Jacques says: “We will try to encourage the return to Qaryatayn of the Christians who lived there and who were forced…