Tag: West Africa

World Mission Sunday — Baptized and sent

World Mission Sunday — Baptized and sent

| October 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

World Mission Sunday is a day set aside for the Catholic Church throughout the world to publicly renew its commitment to be a missionary Church.

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From Minnesota to West Africa

From Minnesota to West Africa

| October 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

Peace Corps dreams turn into mission reality for St. Paul woman

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Four Catholics die in latest Burkina Faso church attack

Four Catholics die in latest Burkina Faso church attack

Suspected Muslim extremists attacked another Catholic church in Burkina Faso, killing four people and raising the death toll among Christians to 20 in wave of violence in the West Africa nation.

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Education is key to stopping the spread of Ebola

Education is key to stopping the spread of Ebola

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Native Africans who now call the Twin Cities area home said that stopping the spread of the Ebola virus will require a cultural change in their homelands.

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Parishioners with African ties send supplies hoping to stave off Ebola

Parishioners with African ties send supplies hoping to stave off Ebola

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The deadly spread of the Ebola virus in her homeland inspired Jannie Seibure, a parishioner at St. Alphonsus in Brooklyn Center, to organize a drive to collect materials that can prevent more people from being infected.

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