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SOUTH SUDAN: Current political situation challenges pastoral plans says Archbishop Lukudu

Archbishop Paolino Lukudu Loro
The current political and economic situation has given the Catholic Church in South Sudan a challenge to plan pastoral activities. Speaking during the opening of South Sudan Catholic Bishops’ meeting in Juba on Monday, The President of the South Sudan’s Catholic Bishops (SSCB) Archbishop Paolino Lukudu Loro stressed that the conflict has affected the great role the Church plays in the country. “...
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TANZANIA: The Witness of your Religious Consecration is the Core of your Apostolate, Archbishop Solczynskinew tells religious women

Most Rev. Marek Solczynskinew, Apostolic Nuncio to Tanzania during his homily for the closing mass for the 17th ACWECA Plenary Assembly in Tanzania
The Apostolic Nuncio to Tanzania, His Excellency Archbishop Marek Solczynskinew has challenged Religious Women in Eastern and Central Africa not to forget the witness of their Religious Consecration as that was the core of their apostolate. In his homily last Thursday during the closing Mass of the 17th Plenary Assembly of the Association of Consecrated Women at Eastern and Central Africa (ACWECA...
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TANZANIA: TEC Secretariat to be moved to Dodoma

Most Rev. Beatus Kinyaiya, 
Archbishop of Dodoma and 
TEC Vice President
Tanzania Episcopal Conference has announced the plans to move its Secretariat from the current location in Kurasini –Dar es Salaam to Dodoma. This was announced by the TEC Vice President, Most Rev. Beatus Kinyaiya, who is also the Archbishop of Dodoma, during the grand centenary celebration of Priesthood held in Dodoma on 15th, August, 2017. “Currently, we are in the process of negotiating with t...
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19th Plenary Assembly Prayer

19th Plenary Logo card
Lord God we thank you for the AMECEA Family. Your Son, Our Lord Jesus Christ, found shelter in Africa where many countries are facing violence due to ethnic differences and other causes. Help us to reject every form of violence and heal the wounds of violence in the AMECEA region. May we recognize ethnic diversity as a positive value to be cherished. You taught us to love one another as you ...
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KENYA: ACWECA set for 17th Plenary Assembly in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

The Association of Consecrated Women in Eastern and Central Africa, (ACWECA) is set to hold its 17th Plenary Assembly at Tanzania Episcopal Conference’s Kurasini Centre in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Based on the theme: Revitalize Our Solidarity for Deeper Evangelisation in Today's Complex Reality within the Region, the one week deliberations is to run from 26th, August to 2nd, September, 2017. Spe...
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Catholics must support Catholic media says Bishop Chengula

Rt. Rev. Evaristus Chengula, Bishop of Mbeya
Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Mbeya Rt. Rev. Evaristus Chengula has encouraged the faithful to support Catholic Church owned media houses for continued evangelization. Speaking recently at Mbeya Cathedral during the 21st Anniversary celebration of Radio Maria Tanzania, Bishop Chengula said that, the faithful have the obligation to promote Christ mission by supporting new evangelization throug...
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ZAMBIA: Bishop Kasonde launches locally translated Catholic Bible

Catholic Diocese of Solwezi Bishop, Rt. Rev. Charles Kasonde on Saturday, 24th, June, 2017 launched and commissioned the locally translated Catholic Bible in the three official languages namely; Kaonde, Lunda and Luvale which are widely spoken in the diocese with the call on Christians to make the Word of God the basis of their Christians lives. Bishop Kasonde points out in his Acknowledgement th...
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