Mumemo Declaration: A New Pentecost for Africa

As many of our readers know, the second Africa Synod which was celebrated in Rome this past October was not an event, but a process.  That process continues and we want to share with you the latest! The Mumemo Declaration … Continued

Africae Munus: Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation

This article from the Oct-Dec 2011 edition of Around Africa, by Aniedi Okure, AFJN Executive Director Encouragement for the Church in Africa and a challenge to the Universal Church On November 19th, 2011, in the Republic of Benin in West … Continued

The Changing Face of Mission in Africa

By Rocco Puopolo, S.X., Executive Director As you read this very newsletter, a number of Bishops from Africa and around the world are meeting in Rome for the Second Special Assembly for Africa, commonly called the African Synod. The theme … Continued

Yes Africa Matters Website Launched!

Catholic Task Force on Africa announces the new websitewww.yesafricamatters.org.  The Task Force uses the occasion of the Second Special Assembly for Africa, popularly known as the Second African Synod of Bishops, to offer this website.  The Synod took place in … Continued

Reflections on the Synod: Where to go from here?

By Rocco Puopolo s.x., Executive Director The Second Special Assembly of Bishops on Africa ended in Rome on October 25th.  But the process continues, and the main agents are those who continue to commit time and talent to this Synod.  … Continued

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