AMERICA/BOLIVIA - The V American Missionary Congress to be held from 10-14 July 2018

Saturday, 15 July 2017 pontifical mission societies   missionary animation   evangelization  

Santa Cruz (Agenzia Fides) – From 10 to 14 July 2018, the V American Missionary Congress will be held in Santa Cruz de la Sierra (Bolivia), after a five-year preparation in which the church in Bolivia and throughout America engaged in becoming always more missionary.
Yesterday the Bolivian Missionaries of the Pontifical Mission Societies held a press conference.
During the 2nd National Meeting of Young Missionaries, Mgr. Eugenio Scarpellini, National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies wanted to inform everyone about the preparation of the next continental event. Mgr. Aurelio Pesoa, Secretary General of the Bolivian Bishops' Conference (CEB); Sister Cilenia Rojas, General Coordinator of CAM V, and Fr. Luis López, Head of the Mission for the missions of the Archdiocese in Santa Cruz were also present at the press conference. (CE) (Agenzia Fides, 15/07/2017)