by Francis (Frans) Baartmans mhm The Mysterious Trail of the Tamarind Voices from the Margin In a recently published book Fr Francis Baartmans mhm presents a fascinating account of the…
March 8th is the International Women's Day. International Women's Day celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women. In 2017, the theme is "Women in the changing world of work." A reflective article in UCANews:
Women of Necessity
“STRANGERS, RIVALS OR PARTNERS”?
Nearly 40 priests from different Dioceses in Pakistan attended the just concluded Annual Young Priests' Conference held in Lahore, Pakistan. The 3-day get-together was organized by the National Clergy Commission Pakistan to provide on-going formation for young priests not less than a year and not more than five years ordained. The Conference was also intended to promote a closer relationship among the young priests so that they can support each other and share with one another their joys and struggles.
Executive Summary of a Report on the current state of religious freedom in the world.
Report from Borneo Today.
Sr Sheetal Parmar She breezes in from Mamfe where, I am told, she made her mark at the bishops' meeting themed on Amoris Laetitia. On her way back to Kumbo where she coordinates the family life movement and a host of related programmes she stays the night at the Mill Hill guesthouse in Bamenda (NW Province, Cameroon).'You must talk to her, these nuns are truly amazing', Fr Nol Verhoeven mhm tells me when we disperse after supper. Sr Sheetal Parmar clearly is quite a phenomenon.
The Mill Hill Missionaries in the Philippines together with MHM MEP students, Mensa Domini Sisters, and two priests from the Diocese of San Jose, Antique had a three day Grant Writing and Fundraising for Missionary Projects Workshop held at MHM Central House in Iloilo City. Fr. Jimmy Lindero, our GC-Asia, facilitated the workshop. He presented the suggested steps to be followed in writing grant project proposal and how to write one. He also introduced the participants on different possible project partners and funders and how to apply for grant to their organizations.