Africa

Fourteenth Station: JESUS IS LAID IN THE TOMB

21 Mar , 2017  

HYMN: We carry the saving cross through the roads of the world. Through the alleys of poverty and misery. Marching to a dawning day to freedom and victory, To God’s life and endless glory.   PRAYER BEFORE EACH STATION: We adore You, O Christ, and bless You. Because by Your holy cross You have redeemed […]

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Africa, Campaigns

WAY OF THE CROSS (Africa: Faith and Hope – Lent 2017)

2 Mar , 2017  

South Sudan, 2014 Via Cruzis (Way of the Cross) through the camp during the Palm Sunday procession in Juba.
Photo: Palm Sunday procession in a refugee camp in Juba, South Sudan   This way of the cross wishes to help us contemplate the suffering of our Lord Jesus in union with the African Continent. Keeping in mind that where the cross is present, the resurrection will follow, our persecuted brothers and sisters are shining […]

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Africa, Campaigns, News

Aid to the Church in Need focuses on Africa for the Lent campaign “Their Faith Is Our Hope”.

1 Feb , 2017  

Strengthening Catholics to put an end to religiously motivated fundamentalism and to support pastoral care on the continent with the largest growing number of believers.   Königstein, 1 Feb. 2017. The international Catholic pastoral charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) is concentrating on Africa with this year’s Lent and Easter campaign. Under the […]