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A Saint for our times

On Sunday 22 May, one of Missio’s founders, Pauline-Marie Jaricot, will be beatified in Lyon. Fr Anthony Chantry, Missio’s National Director in England and Wales, explores the life of Pauline Jaricot – very much a Saint for our times.

Inside the Vatican 

A recent episode of Inside the Vatican (17 March 2022). Vatican correspondent Gerard O’Connell and host Colleen Dulle discuss Pope Francis’ response to the crisis in Ukraine, and share the story of Sr Lucia Caram, who drove 4,000 miles to Ukraine and back to rescue Ukrainian refugees.

Pope Francis speaks on climate change

Ahead of COP26, the crucial climate conference taking place in Glasgow in November 2021, the Holy Father gave a Thought for the Day on BBC Radio 4. Listen to Pope Francis thoughts. 

World Mission Sunday

Ahead of this year’s World Mission Sunday (24 October), we hear from Fr Gary Brassington, Diocesan Director for Missio in the Clifton Diocese, and Dave Wheat, Regional Community Fundraiser for Missio in the South.

Catholic Church ‘happily’ caught in the middle of the Anglophone Crisis in Cameroon

Our National Director, Father Anthony Chantry, talked to the Catholic Bishop’s Conference of England and Wales about the crisis in Cameroon – particularly the Catholic Church’s role in working for justice and peace.

Faith gives hope to Cameroon’s suffering people

Father Richard Njoroge is a Mill Hill Missionary based in anglophone Cameroon.

He serves the innocents stuck in the middle of this conflict – the women, men and children literally caught in the crossfire.

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MHM missionaries with the church community in Cameroon

Anglophone Crisis: We won’t give up on the suffering of Cameroon, says Bishop

Bishop Paul Swarbrick is Bishop of the Diocese of Lancaster and serves as Chair of Trustees for Missio England and Wales. He is also the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales Lead Bishop for Africa.