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Visiting the Elderly in Benga Parish

Recently we visited eldery people in Chipati centre in Benga Parish, Malawi. Apart from giving them the sacrament of anointing, we listened to their day to day life. They said they have to walk long distances to fetch water and firewood. Most of these aged people are staying by themselves, simply because their sons and [...]

By | 2017-10-03T07:56:28+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Visiting the Elderly in Benga Parish

A New Way

After almost a week of adventure, new experiences, relaxation, disconnection and happiness I have reflected on many things. First of all I have realized how fortunate I am, not only to be able to travel, to have privileges and caprices but simply to have things as basic as a glass of milk for breakfast [...]

By | 2017-07-21T13:52:21+00:00 July 21st, 2017|General News|Comments Off on A New Way

Another Furrow’s Course

​One more course of Furrows in the Desert, the 8th one!!!! On Friday, 23rd June, in Lobur Mission, we celebrated the graduation of 19 turkana trainees that, from January to June, have received agriculture training. They have learned how to prepare land, to make compost, crop rotation, how to use fertilisers and pesticides, theoretical lessons, [...]

By | 2017-06-25T07:10:24+00:00 June 25th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Another Furrow’s Course

Good Shepherd and Vocations Sunday

Today the church celebrates the 4th Sunday of Easter, also called Good Shepherd Sunday. In the Gospel of John we hear how Jesus, is the gate through which the shepherds go in to take care of the sheep. In the MCSPA we follow the spirituality of Christ the Good Shepherd in a double dimension calling [...]

By | 2017-05-07T17:17:11+00:00 May 7th, 2017|Church, General News|Comments Off on Good Shepherd and Vocations Sunday

Esther, a Role Model in Small Erus

Small Erus is one of the places where the Missionary Community of St. Paul the Apostle is working. There, we have a Mother and Child Center and a Community garden. Esther is a creative and very hard working woman who started her garden out of her own initiative. She was one of the women helping [...]

By | 2017-04-05T17:35:30+00:00 April 5th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Esther, a Role Model in Small Erus

Sonrisas y Lágrimas

Entre sonrisas y lágrimas los habitantes de Muketuri y Mizan Teferi despiden a una misioneras y dan la bienvenida a otras… En Julio 2016 se celebró la despedida de Sarai Zavala, misionera mexicana de la MCSPA en Muketuri, Etiopía, desde 2007. Saraí fue en estos años la encargada del Centro Educativo Materno Infantil San José [...]

By | 2016-08-24T18:47:26+00:00 August 24th, 2016|General News|Comments Off on Sonrisas y Lágrimas

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

Emergencia Alimentaria en Malawi

La Comunidad misionera de San Pablo Apóstol hace frente a una Emergencia alimentaria en Malawi. La MCSPA a través de la parroquia de Benga ha comenzado una campaña de emergencia para la distribución de alimentos que pretende paliar la hambruna que afecta la zona donde trabaja debido a las malas cosechas de este año. A [...]

By | 2015-12-22T19:57:33+00:00 November 28th, 2015|General News, Mission, News|Comments Off on Emergencia Alimentaria en Malawi