Fransiscan Missionaries of St Joseph at work in Kenya
On Monday 7th January 2013 a crowd of CMU members gathered in New Barnet for a celebration of Mass and a networking event. It was the first opportunity to congratulate Alice Davidson OBE on her recent honour - long standing trustee of the CMU who was involved in our foundation in this current form. (she is pictured - left with main celebrant of the Mass Fr Rob Morland SMA
At the mass we prayed for missionaries throughout the world- especially those in danger. The homily was given by Fr Peter Burrowes SMA and reminded us that throughout Scripture God calls people to 'go out' - not least in the story of the Magi.
If you want to help the world’s poor, support the religious orders.....Missionary orders stay with the destitute long after every western charity has left
An interesting article in the Catholic Herald
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At St Catherine's Birmingham
A Columban Missionary is honoured in Pakistan
Holy Ghost Fathers bring priests from Africa to work in mission London and Birmingham
December 22, 2011. In his traditional Christmas address to the Roman Curia, the pope spoke about the keys to understanding the past year and account for the year ahead.
“The key theme of this year, and of the years ahead, is this: how do we proclaim the Gospel today? How can faith as a living force become a reality today?”