SOUTH AFRICA – The Oblates of the Province of OMISA are devastated at the death of Fr. Jozef (Jef) HOLLANDERS. He seems to have been strangled to death in a robbery at the parish in Bodibe, on Sunday night, 12 January.
The first Oblate missionaries, headed by Felix ERVITI, the newly appointed Apostolic Prefect, arrived in Sahara in August 1954.
Ahead of Pope Francis’ Apostolic Journey to Japan, Fr. Bradly explores how the face of the local Catholic Church is changing
INDONESIA: Fr Charles ‘Carolus’ Patrick Burrows marked 50 years of priesthood with celebrations that drew thousands of people, Catholics and Muslims alike.
A new parish is being established in Minsk, Belarus, led by the Missionaries Oblates of Mary Immaculate.
The Italian missionary Fr. Vincenzo (Enzo) Abbatinali, OMI, is the founding father of the parish of Mary Immaculate the Mother of God (MIPA) in Dakar, Senegal.
“In this Extraordinary Missionary Month and beyond it, I bring before you some considerations” – Fr. Louis Lougen, OMI
You may wonder how one can celebrate being baptized and a missionary in a place like the Sahara.
CAMEROON Pikba is a large village of persons, displaced by war, and immigrants, located 34 km from […]
A new edition of Oblate Missiologists has been prepared for the October Extraordinary Mission Month requested by Pope Francis: Oblate Missiologists: A Workbook 2019.
Let us rediscover how for our Founder the call to embrace the religious life and to commit to the vows, was an integral part of his founding vision.
Pope Francis announced the Extraordinary Missionary Month October 2019 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Pope Benedict XV’s Apostolic Letter “Maximum Illud”.