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AFRICA/IVORY COAST – Peace is not the absence of war: the country celebrates the National Day of Peace

Abidjan – “Peace is certainly not the absence of war, but it must be recognized that the absence of war says something about peace”, wrote to Fides, Fr. Donald Zagore, Ivorian theologian of the Society for African Missions, at the end of the 25th National Day of Peace that the country celebrated on Monday, November… Leggi tutto »

AFRICA/eSWATINI – SACBC delegation visits the country and calls for dialogue

Manzini – “We make this proposal for a dialogue that is considered useful by all, on the basis of the words of Pope Francis, who asks all components of society to work together for dialogue, reconciliation and the peaceful settlement of different positions”. According to the Pope, a real social dialogue ‘involves the ability to… Leggi tutto »

AFRICA/UGANDA – Bishop Kibira: “The future of the country depends on education”

Kampala – The future of the Church depends to a large extent on education, emphasized Mgr. Francis Aquirinus Kibira, Bishop of the Catholic diocese of Kasese, on the occasion of the perpetual profession of Sister Evelyn Kamuli of the Oblate Sisters of the Assumption, which was celebrated in the village of Kihyo. The bishop urged… Leggi tutto »

AFRICA/ZAMBIA – The country’s bishops promote the protection of minors and a safe ministry for priests and religious

Lusaka – The people called to offer service to the Church, each in their own ministry, have a great responsibility to contribute to making society better and safer for all children and vulnerable people. This is the statement of Fr. Francis Mukosa, General Secretary of the Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops , revealed at theLeggi tutto »