Missionaries supporting war-affected populations with psycho-social and spiritual help

08 December 2016 – The current three-year old conflict in South Sudan has forced more than 2.3 million people to flee their homes, including 1.66 million internally displaced persons (IDPs) and over 645,000 refugees. The entire population is suffering because of this ongoing conflict that has left most people deeply traumatised. Among other needs, war-affected populations need psycho-social and spiritual […]

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Catholic University of South Sudan Holds Conference on the Theme of Mercy

The Catholic University of South Sudan (CuofSS) is holding a three-day conference under the title “Mercy: Discussions on Forgiveness and Compassion towards a Peaceful and Cohesive South Sudan”. Invitation card to the three-day conference on Mercy The conference is taking place at Tong Ping Campus and comes just after the closing of the ‘Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy’ of the Catholic […]

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CHANGING PERSPECTIVE: A MISSIONARY REFLECTION

Created on Tuesday, 30 December 2014 06:19 30 December 2014 – (Markus Lorenz Korber) – Cattle culture and cattle camps play a significant role among many tribes in South Sudan. More than 85% of the people engage in the care of livestock. Africa’s newest nation has also some of the world’s worst indicators in education. Half of all primary school-age […]

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COMBONI MISSIONARY PRIEST ORDAINED IN ETHIOPIA

Created on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 07:22 9 December 2014 – On Sunday 30 November 2014 the Comboni Family and the Church that is in Harar Apostolic Vicariate rejoiced for the priestly ordination of one of their sons, Fr Ketema (Hailegiorgis) Dagne Tadesse. The beautiful celebration, witnessed by a good participation of people, of priests and of religious men and […]

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SOUTH SUDAN: IDP’S CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS

Created on Wednesday, 24 December 2014 06:36 24 December 2014 – The one year old crisis in South Sudan has generated thousands of Internally Displace Persons (IDP’s) across the country. According to United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) in South Sudan, 27.000 of them are held in Juba IDP’s camps.   Since the beginning of the […]

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