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The Comboni Missionaries are an international Catholic religious and missionary Order founded by Bishop Daniel Comboni in Verona, Italy in 1867, specifically to serve the missionary endeavour of the Catholic Church.

Reflection: Social Justice – Africa Taken For A Ride | Comboni Missionaries
Reflection: Social Justice – Africa Taken For A Ride | Comboni Missionaries

Despite the disastrous experiences of neoliberal polices, especially in Latin American and African countries, the international institutions are still imposing these policies on the developing countries. Few lessons have been learned from the past. The…

Uganda: Walking With The People | Comboni Missionaries
Uganda: Walking With The People | Comboni Missionaries

The diocese of Moroto, in the north of Uganda, has around 400,000 inhabitants of whom just over half are Catholics living in ten parishes and served by thirty-six priests. Since 2014, the diocese has been…

South America: Bridges Of Solidarity | Comboni Missionaries
South America: Bridges Of Solidarity | Comboni Missionaries

It is an integrated Pastoral Plan to Assist Venezuelan Migrants in South America Responding to Pope Francis’s call to welcome, protect, promote and integrate migrants and refugees, eight Bishops Conferences in South America have joined…

Plants & People: Physalis Peruviana – Golden Berry | Comboni Missionaries
Plants & People: Physalis Peruviana – Golden Berry | Comboni Missionaries

Golden berry, scientifically known as Physalis Peruviana (Family Solanaceae) originated from South America and they are closely related to tomatoes and egg plants than other berries. It is a perennial plant that develops into a…

African Military Spending Was Down | Comboni Missionaries
African Military Spending Was Down | Comboni Missionaries

According to a report by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), African military spending was down by 0.5% to an estimated $42.6 billion in 2017, or 2.5% of global military spending. “This continued the downward…

South Sudan: More Than 200 Child Soldiers Released | Comboni Missionaries
South Sudan: More Than 200 Child Soldiers Released | Comboni Missionaries

Two hundred and seven child soldiers have been released by armed groups in South Sudan, part of a series of planned discharges that should see nearly 1,000 children return home over the coming months. The…

Philippines: Church Leaders Condemn Killing Of Young Priest | Comboni Missionaries
Philippines: Church Leaders Condemn Killing Of Young Priest | Comboni Missionaries

Catholic Church leaders have spoken out to condemn the recent brutal killing of a young priest, Father Mark Anthony Ventura, 37, from Gattaran town in the province of Cagayan. Father Mark was shot by an…

Africa And ‘Gaudete et Exsultate’: In Search For Holiness | Comboni Missionaries
Africa And ‘Gaudete et Exsultate’: In Search For Holiness | Comboni Missionaries

Pope Francis has written a new Apostolic Exhortation on “the call to holiness in Today’s World”. The Latin title “Gaudete et Exsultate” which translated into English means “Rejoice and Be Glad.” The words are taken…

Africa and Digital Revolution | Comboni Missionaries
Africa and Digital Revolution | Comboni Missionaries

Internet penetration is creeping up in Africa, bringing the prospect of digital dividends to a continent long marked by digital divides. “Africa has reached a penetration which has broken the barrier of 15 %, and…

Our Lady In China | Comboni Missionaries
Our Lady In China | Comboni Missionaries

0ne of the characteristics of Chinese Catholics is their deep and affectionate devotion to the Virgin Mary, expressed in the Marian shrines spread throughout the country. Some of them are particularly significant, such as the…