‘Build bridges not walls’: Pope Francis reiterates message on migrants

Pope Francis repeated his appeal for people to build bridges of understanding at his weekly audience at the Vatican. The Pope also commented that Wednesday marked both the Church’s day of reflection for young victims of human trafficking and coincidentally the feast day of St Josephine Bakhita, a Sudanese immigrant. She was a 19th-century Sudanese… Continue reading ‘Build bridges not walls’: Pope Francis reiterates message on migrants

Sisters of the Good Shepherd offer gratitude to God for 150 years of presence in Myanmar

On 5th February 2015, Sisters of the Good Shepherd in Myanmar kicked off  a one year preparation for the 150th Jubilee celebration of the Good Shepherd presence in Myanmar.   A special thanksgiving Mass held at St. Mary’s Cathedral in Yangon on the 16th of January, 2016 marked the end of the Jubilee celebration. His Eminence, Archbishop of Yangon,… Continue reading Sisters of the Good Shepherd offer gratitude to God for 150 years of presence in Myanmar