Category: Christian Mission

What Mission Month is About

Pope Francis has declared October 2019 an Extraordinary Mission Month. Fr Dumisani Vilakati explains why and what that means to us. The third Sunday in October is traditionally...

What the Mission Month Logo Means

The logo for the Extraordinary Missionary Month October 2019 shows a missionary cross whose traditional colours recall the five continents. The Symbols The cross welcomes the world...

Italian Consul Visits Neocat Seminary

Italian consul Emanuele Pollio, visiting the Redemptoris Mater seminary of the Neocatechumenal Way in Rondebosch, Cape Town, said the seminary is important as it gives strength to new evangelisation....

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”.