AMERICA/ARGENTINA - The preparation of the V National Missionary Congress begins

Thursday, 22 September 2016 evangelization   missionary animation   pontifical mission societies  

Buenos Aires (Agenzia Fides) - The National Council of Missions (CONAMIS) of the Episcopal Conference of Argentina (CEA) held its second meeting of the year at the national headquarters of the Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS). Those present: Bishops of the mission Commission, regional delegates, religious and lay people who worked in the organization of the V National Missionary Congress, to be held for the first time in the region of Patagonia, in the city of Neuquén, from 18 to 20 November 2017. With the slogan: "Argentina on a mission, the Gospel is joy!". The meeting will contribute to the preparation of the American Missionary Congress, to be held in Bolivia in 2018.
During the meeting, the current state of the mission in Argentina was also discussed in order to collect the priorities and goals of the Missionary Congress. (CE) (Agenzia Fides, 22/09/2016)