“And this is the road Jesus tells us to take: to go up to God and to come down to our brothers and sisters.”Read More
“I like to think that God created woman, just so we could all have a mother.”
“Education is the food of youth, the delight of old age, the ornament of prosperity, the refuge and comfort of adversity, and the provocation of grace in the soul.”
St. Augustine of Hippo
“I felt humbled to receive such an honour and kindness from all of you; it is also a great manifestation of the goodness and magnanimity of the heart of each one of you.”Read More
“Upon entering the churches, all should be impressed as if they were entering into paradise.”
St. Vincent Pallotti
“Being for God and His people- here is the essence of our being!”Read More
“This is my dream for Taiwan: Go forth. Courage. Give all that you have. And the Good Lord will reward you in a hundredfold.”Read More
A Brief Timeline…
25 July 1951: German missionary Fr. Lorenz Scheu was appointed Parish Priest of St. Joseph’s Church, Raipur
2 February 1952: Fr. Hunold was entrusted to the Kutela Mission
March 1953: Fr. Joseph Strittmatter- carpenter and engineer- came to assist the missionaries; in which the foundation found its strength!
In Arunachal Pradesh, India’s far northeast state- whose border lies much closer to China than its own country’s inland- St. Francis of Xavier Church celebrated it’s Silver Jubilee!Read More
“Faith is God’s precious gift… a gfit not reserved for the few but offered with generosity. Everyone should be able to experience the joy of being loved by God, the joy of salvation!”
- Pope Francis
“Lord Jesus Christ, Help these athletes to be your friends and witnesses to your love! Help them to achieve a harmonious and cohesive unity of body and soul!”
St. John Paul II
To the question, “why mission?”, the answer becomes evermore beautiful when the graces of the sacraments are conferred upon the missionary’s flock!Read More
On the Feast of St. John Paul II, we remember his address to the Pallottine Fathers and Brothers on October 6, 1998. A great pope, only naturally continuing his mission as a great saint.
Thank you, JPII!
“Christ’s resurrection is not an event of the past; it contains a vital power which has permeated this world. Where all seems to be dead, signs of the resurrection suddenly spring up. It is an irresistible force. On razed land life breaks through, stubbornly yet invincibly. Each day in our world beauty is born anew, it rises transformed through the storms of history.”
(Evangelii Gaudium, 276)Read More
“Dear Young Sportsmen! Continue to give the best of yourselves in sports competitions! But I also say to you: be good citizens in family and social life, and even more, be good Christians.” St. JPIIRead More
“Jesus is radical. He gives all and He asks all: He gives a love that is total and asks for an undivided heart.” Pope Francis in his homily, during the canonization of 7 new saints.
Thumbnail Image: Daniel Ibañez/Catholic News AgencyRead More
“Yesterday is gone, tomorrow has not yet come, we have only today, let us begin!”
St. Teresa of Calcutta
SAC Major Superiors meeting in Kigali, Rwanda have reached the half-way mark!Read More
“We are mission, because we are God’s love poured out, God’s holiness created in His own image. Mission, then, is our own growth in holiness and that of the whole world.”
To think, to feel, to go forth; all in a fraternal spirit. SAC Major Superiors have united in Rwanda, so as to achieve the apostolic aims of the Society in the full vision of St. Vincent Pallotti.Read More