Category: Christian Mission

Why We Can’t be Silent to Cries of Poor

World Day of the Poor was first proposed in 2016 in Pope Francis’ apostolic letter for the Year of Mercy, Misericordia et misera, which calls on the faithful to “make a serious examination of conscience, to see if we are truly capable of hearing the cry of the poor”.

Salesian Vocations Camp!

The Salesians’ Bosco Youth Centre in Walkerville, Johannesburg, held a vocations camp. The young men were introduced to Salesian founder St John Bosco by watching a movie on his life, and topics such as...

Why We Must be Grateful to Missionaries

We must acknowledge the enormous contribution made by the missionaries – gallant men and women, religious and diocesan priests whose resilient sacrifice and love are kept alive in the local Church today.