Month: February 2011

World Interfaith Harmony Week Celebrations in the Philippines

We received news of the participation of Xaverian seminarians in the Philippines celebration of World Interfaith Harmony Week. Seminarians of the Xaverian Missionaries participating at the Sikh Temple The Sikhs are famous for their open kitchen as part of their spiritual practice so the group was able to experience...

Lay Catholic Missionaries Killed by Somali Pirates

Fr. Michael Montoya from the US Catholic Mission Association shared on their blog this heart wrenching post. I thought to pass it on to you! In January of 2009 the USCMA received a request for help with a mission.  The request for help and prayers came from Scott and...

The Pope Announces the Date of Canonization of Blessed GM Conforti

Pope Benedict XVI announced today that the canonization of our Founder, Blessed Guido Maria Conforti, Founder of the Xaverian Missionaries. He will be canonized, along with two others on Sunday, October 23 2011 in Rome. Father Luigi Guanella, founder of the Congregation for the Servants of Charity and Daughters...

Acoustic Africa

Muchatuta – Oliver Mtukudzi from IMN World on Vimeo. The second installment of International Music Network’s exhilarating musical journey focuses on the richness of the African guitar tradition. The Acoustic Africa tour includes Habib Koité, the Malian superstar whose exciting concerts have endeared him to audiences worldwide, Oliver Mtukudzi,...

My Missionary Life in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Fr. Nardo talking with the mother of Fr. Alfredo Turco in a special gathering of Xaverian families I am in Italy for medical treatment and for a little vacation. I was invited to write something about my mission experience and  I do it willingly for Africa and the Democratic...

World Interfaith Harmony Week 2011

The World Interfaith Harmony Week is the latest initiative by HM King Abdullah II of Jordan to foster harmony between both people of the same faith and those of different faiths. In 2005, under the directive of HM King Abdullah II of Jordan, HRH Prince Ghazi bin Muhammad drafted...
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