In talks with Father Orlando Escobar (current Visitor of the Province of Colombia) about the possibilities of making a visit in the “Rwanda-Burundi” Region to get to know and come together with the Colombian confreres, we planned the visit to take advantage of two excellent circumstances very close to each other: the priestly ordination of […]
This Vincentian work had interrupted and very little coordinated. The popular missions were irregulary run and only one each year. They were carried in the context of special events such as jubilees, ordinations, parochial or district feasts, because those who were responsible in the past were no convinced to run them. There was also a […]
Visit of Fr. Tomaž Mavrič CM to Madagascar (October 20th – November 6th, 2017) The Vincentian mission in Madagascar was developed from the south to the north. Some three hundred seventy years ago Vincent de Paul sent the first missionaries/pioneers to the area of Fort-Dauphin (today known as Taolagnaro): Fr. Nicolas […]
The formators from Africa held its formation program between the 3rd of July and 11th of August 2017, in Enugu, Nigeria.
Who could have ever thought that COVIAM would have a joint international mission or a common regional formation program?
The annual meeting of the Conference of Visitors of Africa and Madagascar of the Congregation of the Mission (COVIAM) took place April 6 to 8 2016 in MAPUTO MOZAMBIQUE. Father Alexander Zephirin CM, Visitor of Madagascar and Vice President of COVIAM chaired the meeting in the place of Father Fanta Getahun. All the COVIAM members […]