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Let us Break the Chains
Combating Modern Slavery



14th December 2014
3rd Sunday of Advent


Latest News

* Safeguarding Children Ireland
To view the Irish Sector Child Safeguarding Audit report click here
* 11 November 2012 - 08 September 2013
: 125th Anniversary of the Anti-Slavery Campaign of Cardinal Lavigerie,
our founder (M.Afr and Msola).
* Videos : The Missionary of Africa : En Route for the 150th Anniversary 1868-2018
* VATICAN -Missionary Prayer Intentions entrusted to the Apostleship of Prayer for 2014
* Archives : closed from the 19th December to the 6th January 2015
* Library Closed: from the 27th June to the end of the works
We hope to re-open in January
Ordinations' Dates of our young confreres 2014
* Recollection : Advent 2014, Herman Bastijns M.Afr
* Spiritual Year : Kasama in Zambia Clothing Ceremony 8 December 2014
* 17-12-2014 : Photos des funérailles de Pierre Meynet à Paris
, France

* The Echoes from AEFJN n°16 : November December 2014 (Africa Europe Faith Justice Network)

* 08-12-2014 : Talk of Richard Baawobr, Sup. General, à Paris : "Our Mission Ad Gentes to Europe and the Americas".

* 15th December 2014 :
Return to the Lord of Father Karel Stuer in Bruxelles, Belgium

* 14th December 2014 : Return to the Lord of Father Pierre Meynet in Paris, France.
* Queretaro, Mexique: 5 - 6 Décembre 2014. Bénédiction et inauguration de notre maison complètement rénovée et agrandie
* At the Generalate The 8th of December 2014 : Patronal Feast of the Missionaries of Africa and Msola

* Invitation Ordination of Alckias Antony M.Afr India 27-12-2014.
* Share WORLD Open University – Honorary Doctorate Award given to Fr. Claude Boucher Chisale, M.Afr

* An overview of our academic year 2014 Our House of Formation in Merrivale, South Africa. By Amorain Wayikpo
* JPIC Newsletter Dec 2014 N°4 Missionaries of Africa Ghana-Nigeria Province

* Rome: Dec 2014-Jan. 2015 : 16th JPIC-ED Bulletin (Justice Peace , Integrity of the Creation - Encounter & Dialogue)

* 8th December 2014 : Immaculate Conception Patronal Feast of the Missionaries of Africa and the Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Africa : To see
*: Lavigerie, the White Fathers and attachment to Our Lady from Fr. J. Vandrisse (+ 2010).

* 122nd Death Anniversary of our Founder Cardinal Charles Lavigerie House of Formation in Jinja Uganda.
* 122ème Anniversaire de la mort de notre Fondateur Charles Cardinal Lavigerie à Goma RDCongo
* 28 & 29 Nov. : Text and photos : Perpetual Oath and Diaconate Ordination of Serge Boroto M.Afr. South Africa
Nov 2014 : Montréal : An exhibition Africa on the WF/M.Afr, Jacques Poirier M.Afr
* "Week of Prayer for Christian Unity". 18-25 January 2015 :
John 4, 1-42

5 Testimonies of our former Superiors General
* 2nd December 2014 : Return to the Lord of Father Raphaêl Romand-Monnier in Champagnole, France.

* Notices of the Confreres who recently passed away : Jean-Marie Guerner, Jean-Marie Mornet, Robert Hamert, Michel Tremblais

* Newsletter of the Missionaries of Africa in the Philippines December 2014 /4
* 24th November 2014 : Photos and text about Funeral of
Father Baudouin Waterkeyn in Lubumbashi, DR. Congo
* 28th November 2014 : Return to the Lord of Father Juan Calvo Serrano in Benicasim, Spain.
* Apostolic Letter of Pope Francis toall Consecrated People for the Year of Consecrated Life.

* November 2014 : Talk of Richard Baawobr (Sup. Gen.) Consecrated Life in Africa: Chances and Challenges
* 26th November 2014 : Return to the Lord of Father Jacques Compagnon in Lyon, France.
* 26 Novembre :
Photos - 26 November 1892 Death of the Cardinal in Algiers
* November 2014 : Talk of Richard Baawobr (Sup Gen) : Opportunities and Challenges of Justice Ministry in Africa Today
* 21st November 2014 :
Return to the Lord of Father Leo Delemarre in Heythuysen, Netherlands
* 19th November 2014 :
Return to the Lord of Father Baudouin Waterkeyn in Lubumbashi, DR. Congo
* October 14th-20th, Process Oriented Leadership and Organisational Transformation Workshop M.Afr Nairobi
* Nov 2014 : Meditation : "My Friend from Jericho" Marcel Boivin M.Afr.
* Text of the Vatican on the Year of the Consecrated Life. It starts next week, 21st November.
* 14 th November 2014 : Return to the Lord of Father Henri Ramart in Billère, France.

Pope's Address to Bishops of Senegal, Mauritania, Cape Verde and Guinea-Bissau
* Serment Missionnaire & Diaconat Afrique du Sud 28 & 29 Nov 2014 Missionary Oath & Diaconate South Africa
Contribution to the 3rd Extraordinary Synod of Bishops Roma, 04 - 19/10/2014
* July 29, 2014 :
Interview: Anti-Slavery Campaign Interview Series: Roger Foster (Yago Abeledo M.Afr)

* 7th November 2014 : Return to the Lord of Father Pierre Simson in Billère, France.

* Serment Missionnaire & Diaconat Abidjan 12 & 13 -12-2014 Missionary Oath & Diaconate
* The Charism of our Society - Historical Perspective by Francis Nolan M.Afr. (2014)

* History : Expansion of the Society during the life of Cardinal Lavigerie. François Richard
* : Lavigerie : Self-conquest through Action. Jean-Pierre Roth M.Afr
* Preparing for the 150th Anniversary of our Institution José María Cantal Rivas Provincial of Maghreb

* Vatican - World Mission Day 2014 - Catholic Church Statistics

* October 23rd 2014 : 5 Missionaries of Africa received the 50th Independence Anniversary Medal in Zambia

* Statistics of the candidates M.Afr in Initial Formation Academic Year 2014-2015
: 491
* Pope's Homily at the Beatification Mass of Paul VI

* Oct 2014 : Holy Father's address to the Synod Fathers at the conclusion of the Synod of the Family.
* Globethics.net Publication: Religions for Climate Justice: International Interfaith Statements 2008-2014.
* 27-09-2014 : Photos : Priestly Ordination of Frederick Limo M.Afr Kenya.

* Africa Faith Leaders’ Summit – 2nd July 2014, Kampala, Uganda "From Lament to Action" Convened by the Africa Interfaith Initiative on the Post 2015

* Irish Newsletter October 2014 n° 141
* 6 Testimonies of our confreres about Pope Francis
* My Journey as a Muslim in Christian-Muslim Justice and Peace Work, Sani Suleiman
Understanding cultural changes in the world, Bernard Ugeux
* 18-09-2014 : Opening of Academic Year 2014-2015 Abidjan 4th Phase and Declaration of Intent

* 18 January 2015 :
Francis' message for the 101st World Day of Migrants and Refugees

* 12-07-2014 : Photos et Textes : Ordination Sacerdotale de Benjamin Itungabose M.Afr, Burundi.

* Sept 2014 : Meditation : A Night on the lake of John (St John 21) Marcel Boivin M.Afr.

* Ground work at the Preparatory Centre in Chipata, Zambia by Albert Chilufya, M.Afr
* Africa Action Sheet. 2014/ 3(Africa Europe Faith & Justice Network) United Kingdom
* 18th October 2014 in London Conference Africa Europe Faith & Justice Network -UK
* 29-30 August : PISAI at the Sixth Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations, Fr. Diego Sarrió M.Afr

* Theme of the Message of Pope Francis for the 48th celebration of the World Day of Peace 1st January 2015

* "Livre " Eduquer à la Paix et à la non-violence " Andres Göpfert M.Afr. et Mr Anicet Liliou
* Media Release: Religious Leaders Unite In Joint Appeal On Acts of Violence In The Name of Religion (About Mossul)
* Texte au sujet l'Ordination Episcopale de Mgr Placide Lubamba M.Afr à Kasongo RDC 31 Mai 2014

* Why live ? : A resident of Billère France
* July 2014 : Understanding cultural changes in the world Bernard Ugeux M.Afr. DRC
* July 2014 : M.Afr : 7 Testimonies of our confreres who are working with our elderly confreres
* JPIC Newsletter June 2014 N°2 Missionaries of Africa Ghana-Nigeria Province (Only Text 1 column)

* Photos de l'Ordination Episcopale de Mgr Placide Lubamba M.Afr à Kasongo RDC 31 Mai 2014

* Homage to the White Father confreres of Tizi Ouzou, living and dead. Guy Sawadogo W.F.
Centre de Recherche pour la Sauvegarde et la Promotion de la Culture Sénoufo, in Sikasso Mali
* May 2014 : Epilogue to "Totteridge (Our House of Formation) 1967-1972": Marcel Boivin M.Afr.
* Brief Story about St Edward's College, House of Formation M.Afr in Great Britain, Marcel Boivin M.Afr.
* Tangaza Kenya : Next academic year : New Program of Islamic Studies for Students of Theology
* April 2014 : Slavery – A Biblical Reflection by Joe Buholzer M.Afr
* The Charism of our Society - Historical Perspective by Frank Nolan M.Afr. (2014)
* Tam-Tam.com March 2014 : The Link Magazine of the Missionaries of Africa Students
* Link between Dialogue and Proclamation of the Gospel. Gérard Chabanon M.Afr. March 2014
* Beginning with the Academic Year 2014-15, the 1st Year of the Pisai course will take place in Rome (Not in Cairo)

* Fébruary 2014 : 4 Testimonies about African Traditionnal Religions in Africa

* Our Jubilarians M.Afr. 2014

* Brief Story about St Edward's College, House of Formation M.Afr in Great Britain, Marcel Boivin M.Afr. (In English)

* Statistics of the Society 1st January 2014
* The names of pastoral workers, priests, men and women religious and lay catholics Killed during 2013

* Dossier Migrants by Richard Nnyombi M.Afr.
* Centre For social Concern : Malawi Press Review : November 2013

* The theological foundation for the Anti-Slavery Campaign of Lavigerie, François Richard M.Afr

* The Statue of Our Lady of Africa in the Basilica O.L. of Africa in Alger (2 documents Archives + Photos)
* Very interesting link related to the Anti-Slavery Campaign. It is about Daniel Rudd (Representative in the United States of Charles Lavigerie's work for the African Slaves)
* See the blog related to the anti-slavery campaign "Breathing forgiveness. Embracing the giant wound in the naked now" from Yago Abeledo M.Afr

* Booklet : 2012 : Cardinal Charles Lavigerie and the Anti-slavery Campaign (Without pictures)
* The Annuario Pontificio : The number of baptized Catholics on the planet continues to grow
* A webpage with useful and interesting resources (JPIC)

Computerised Missionaries of Africa Archives available on the Internet


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