New Appointments

Namibian Catholic Bishops’ Conference in the Plenary Session last month, August 2016, has appointed the following personnel into different departments. 1. Fr. Wilhelm Eita has been appointed as New Assistant Director in the Department of Formation of Permanent Deacons. 2. Br.Daniel Sydney OFM has been appointed as Coordinator of Catechesis, Lay Ministers, Liturgy and Biblical Ministry. He is already in …

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Geingob Okays Welwitschia Mirabilis (the new parliament)

By Sr. Scholastica Kaliki, OSB According to President Hage Geingob, there is no money (2.2 billion) for a new parliament, however, there is only 600 million available to construct the necessary parliament. According to the National Assembly Speaker Peter Katjavivi, the new parliament is needed because the government spent every year more than 4 million for accommodation rentals for the …

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Spirit of confusion among the young people

By. Fr. VS. Shiimi The Catholic Church in Namibia as we speak is about 120 years of its existence. In the year 1896, the German Oblate Missionaries came to Namibia for evangelization. This led many Namibian to accept the message of Christ and allowed themselves to be baptized. This did not take only one day or one year but it …

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Missionary Benedictine Sisters of Tutzing Workshops

By Sr. Scholastica Kaliki, OSB The Missionary Benedictine Sisters of Tutzing in Namibia organized a 3 years Ongoing Formation programme for their Sisters and all interested clergy, lay people and religious in Namibia. The first workshop was on Consecrated Life, Women Empowerment and Care for Creation by an invited guest speaker from the Philippines, Sr. Mary John Mananzan, OSB, one …