The wise statement of Lao Tzu “the journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step” rightly describes the beginning of our formation year at Kissy Dockyard, Freetown, on the 3rd day of this month. Three young men take a step to begin their long formation itinerary in our religious family.
Grace Bella-Kamara is a final year Law Student of the University of Makeni (Unimak). She is believed to be a passionate about African Development and the gospel of Jesus Christ. In this interview with Fr. Louis Bira, sx, in view of the coming synod of bishops in October, she gives her opinion about the current situation of the youth and describes her experience as a female student of the Unimak.
In May, a meeting was held in Rome, organized by the Union of General Superiors (UGS) of all catholic religious congregations. The main topic was about Youth as a preparation to the coming Synod of bishops in October. Our General superior, Fr. Fernando Gracia, sx attended the meeting. Here are some useful data he retained from the talk of Prof. Mesa on the topic: “The Youth in the intercultural world of today”.