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Holy Week at MCSPA Missions

"The earth shook with the news He's not here. He is risen! And in that moment, joy replaced despair and life conquered death not just that day, but for eternity." Members of the Missionary Community of St. Paul the Apostle and Mary Mother of the Church celebrate Holy Week with the christian faithful around [...]

By | 2017-04-14T19:08:15+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Church, Community|Comments Off on Holy Week at MCSPA Missions

Water from Rocks – Seven Days in Turkana by Wilson Wong

We would like to share with you a recent article written by our friend from Singapore Wilson Wong. He was in Turkana for a week with his family and these are some of the insights and experiences that he would like to share with us. http://www.cps.org.sg/mission/articles/Turkana_Wilson_2016.php

By | 2016-02-21T09:50:52+00:00 February 21st, 2016|Community, Mission, News|Comments Off on Water from Rocks – Seven Days in Turkana by Wilson Wong

Comunidad Misionera de San Pablo Apóstol – Nuevo Grupo de Voluntarios Chilenos en Etiopía

El día 7 de enero llegaron a Etiopia 19 voluntarios de Chile a colaborar por dos meses en las cuatro misiones del país: Angar Guten, Muketurri, Nyangatom y Mizan Teferi. Los voluntarios apoyarán el trabajo en las guarderías, programa de pozos y agricultura, aula con niños con necesidades especiales, centros de salud y en todo [...]

By | 2016-01-15T20:17:47+00:00 January 15th, 2016|Community, General News, Mission, News|Comments Off on Comunidad Misionera de San Pablo Apóstol – Nuevo Grupo de Voluntarios Chilenos en Etiopía

Priestly Ordination of Wycliffe Ochieng

On December 12th, Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Deacon Wycliffe Ochieng was ordained to the priesthood at the Church of St. Paul the Apostle at Nariokotome Mission, Diocese of Lodwar (Turkana), northern Kenya. Wycliffe, who is 33 years old, is a member of the public association of the faithful Missionary Community of St. Paul [...]

By | 2016-01-06T18:06:37+00:00 January 1st, 2016|Community, General News, News|Comments Off on Priestly Ordination of Wycliffe Ochieng

Outreach Program at Parola, Central Manila, Philippines

Every Monday and Wednesday 4 of our collaborators take the jeepney, the local filipino public transport, after their classes at the University of Santo Tomas, Manila, to Parola, a sprawling slum area at the Pier District of Manila where thousands of families live in deplorable conditions. After braving the traffic for hours in the heat [...]

By | 2015-12-22T20:32:53+00:00 November 26th, 2015|Community, General News|Comments Off on Outreach Program at Parola, Central Manila, Philippines

A prayer for rain

On 30th Sept 2015 Fr. Avelino and Deacon Wycliffe, through the invitation of the village elders, went to Kokuselei for prayers on rain. It was such a wonderful celebration; real inculturation (a mixture of Catholic faith and Turkana culture). The prayers included marching to the top of the mount and invoking the intercessions of St. [...]

By | 2015-12-22T21:16:03+00:00 October 1st, 2015|Community, General News, News|Comments Off on A prayer for rain

Anniversary Ordinations – Fr. Antonio, Fr. Francis and Fr. Manuel

The members of the MCSPA would like to give thanks to God, on this day of the Assumption of Our Lady, as 18 years ago Fr. Antonio Aguirre, Fr. Francis Teo and Fr. Manuel Hernández were ordained priests for the Diocese of Lodwar. They have been working for many years in Kenya especially [...]

By | 2015-12-22T21:50:05+00:00 August 16th, 2015|Community, General News, News|Comments Off on Anniversary Ordinations – Fr. Antonio, Fr. Francis and Fr. Manuel

Voluntarios Etiopes en Muketurri

Durante este mes de julio cinco estudiantes de la Universidad de Addis Abeba han venido como voluntarios a la misión de Muketurri. Junto con las maestras de la guardería han diseñado un programa de reforzamiento de inglés para las profesoras y de ciencias, matemáticas e inglés para nuestros niños. Por las tardes, junto [...]

By | 2015-12-22T22:05:30+00:00 August 15th, 2015|Community, General News, Mission, News|Comments Off on Voluntarios Etiopes en Muketurri