16 to 26 July, 2014 “The Joy of the Gospel fills the hearts and lives of all who encounter Jesus” (Pope Francis, Evangelii Gaudium, 1) The Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA), comprising of the Episcopal Conferences of Eritrea, Ethiopia, Malawi, Kenya, Tanzania, Sudan/South Sudan, Uganda, Zambia and the affiliate members of Djibouti and Somalia met for their regular triennial Plenary Assembly…
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Cardinal Leonardo Sandri on Sunday said “no religion can accept to kill God’s children in the Name of the same God.” He was speaking during a homily at the Chaldean Cathedral of St. Peter in San Diego, California. Cardinal Sandri, the Prefect for the Congregation for the Eastern Churches, is this month visiting Eastern-Rite Catholic communities in California. Most of the members of the Chaldean…
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Pope Francis’ universal prayer intention for the month of August was released on Tuesday and focuses on “refugees, forced by violence to abandon their homes” that they may “find a generous welcome and the protection of their rights”. Ahead of the papal appeal the French government announced that it is ready to help facilitate asylum in its territory for Christians and other minorities fleeing an…
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On July 6th 2014, a Bible day, organized by the Daughters of St. Paul was celebrated at the Defense Head Quarters’, SS. Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Parish. Fr. Paul Ng’ang’a from the Catholic Diocese of Nyahururu and lecturer at CUEA was the guest speaker, on the theme: ‘Celebrating the Word of God as a soldier of Christ in my family, nation and the world’.…
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Those who welcome the Holy Spirit will have a solid and endless peace, unlike those who choose to “superficially” trust in the tranquility offered by money or power. This was Pope Francis’ message at Mass Tuesday morning in Casa Santa Marta. The peace offered by things - money , power , vanity – and peace in Person, the Holy Spirit. The first is always in…
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