“We don’t know how we‘re going to survive,” write The Carmelite Sisters of the Glorious Saint Joseph to us, despairingly. These Carmelite Sisters in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, are suffering from a severe water shortage.
Guinea is an overwhelmingly Islamic country in which roughly 85% of the population of 11.6 million people are Muslims. Christians make up only some 8%, while the remainder of the population are adherents of traditional African religions.
The Parish of Ambadochar is a remote village parish in central India, some 56 miles from the town of Khandwa in the state of Madhya Pradesh. It has close to 200 Catholic families who are ministered to by the Divine Word Missionaries.