Society of African Missions (SMA)
Rev. Fr. François du Penhoat is back from Côte d’Ivoire where he went to visit the SMA Lyons Province Members working there. He spent 12 intense days visiting parishes, SMA institutes and formation houses. Here is his story giving us reasons
“Once again he denied it. A little later the bystanders said to Peter once more, "Surely you are one of them; for you too are a Galilean." He began to curse and to swear, "I do not know this man about whom you are talking."
The OLA sisters after their Plenary Council held in France visited the SMA house at 150 Cours Gambetta, Lyon, on Saturday 18th February 2017 for a special informal family reunion at the tomb of Father Augustin Planque, Co-Founder and 1st Superior General of the SMA equally Founder of the OLA.
“Then James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came to him and said to him, "Teacher, we want you to do for us whatever we ask of you." (Mk 10: 35).
The Catholic Diocese of Ondo celebrated 100 years of Catholicism (1916-2016) early this year 2017. Among the activities of the celebrations was an award giving ceremony to Missionary groups that worked in the diocese.