Zambia’s Diocesan Pontifical Mission Societies meet

2017-01-11 Vatican Radio

The Diocesan Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS) Directors’ annual meeting has opened in Lusaka with a call on new Directors to bring about a worldwide missionary openness to diocesan pastoral life.

“You will be expected to serve the Bishops in your respective Dioceses and bring about a worldwide missionary openness to the diocesan pastoral life,” said Zambia’s National Director Fr. Edwin Mulandu

Lusaka Archdiocese and Mansa Diocese have new PMS Directors.

Meanwhile Fr. Mulandu described the year 2016 which was the Jubilee Year of Mercy as a successful one.

“2016 has been a very successful Year of Mercy (for the Church) …We received a lot of graces as PMS. The (national) collections for the universal solidarity fund were marvellous,” he said.

The Pontifical Mission Society (PMS) Diocesan Directors’ National Annual Meeting closes Wednesday 11 January 2017.

(Zambia Conference Catholic Bishops -ZCCB)

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(from Vatican Radio)