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Message of the Catholic Bishops of South Sudan on the Occasion of The Holy Father’s Global Day of Prayer and Fasting for Peace in South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo and the World

‘LET YOUR HEARTS BE TRANSFORMED’ (Joel 2:13),  23rd February 2018 We, the Catholic Bishops of South Sudan, meeting in Juba from 21st to 23rd February 2018, express our gratitude to the Holy Father Pope Francis for calling the whole world

Pope Francis call for prayer and fasting for South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of the Congo

On Friday, February 23, 2018 Pope Francis called on people of faith and good will to observe a day of prayer in solidarity with the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and South Sudan. The Pope’s concern

Nigerian Catholic Nuns held a Nationwide Day of Prayer on Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday, February 14, 2018, from 10am to 12 noon, women religious in Nigeria held a national day of prayer and fasting across the country to uphold the sacredness of life. This event took place in the public square nationwide.

Of Course We Can, Absolutely

Ash Wednesday, February 14, 2018, from 10am to 12 noon, women religious in Nigeria will hold a national day of prayer and fasting across the country to uphold the sacredness of life. This event will take place in the public

Slave auction in Libya is ongoing

On the Calendar of the liturgy of the Catholic Church we remember and celebrates on February 8th Josephine Bakhita, a former slave who as a child was sold by her kidnappers to Arab slave traders. Josephine Bakhita was born in