SMA Africa

SMA Africa – Section reserved for Afro-centric topics.

The phenomenon of Ivory Coast microbes – machete wielding ‘baby-gangs’

"It is necessary to revive... political power … exemplary leaders who inspire the universal values of justice, democracy, tolerance, rights and above all...

Christianity: A colonial religion?

The church was not born to be the religious branch of the colonization of Africa but to work towards the liberation of all people.  ...
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CHILD SAFEGUARDING STATEMENT OF THE SOCIETY OF AFRICAN MISSIONS IRISH PROVINCE

CHILD SAFEGUARDING STATEMENT OF THE SOCIETY OF AFRICAN MISSIONS IRISH PROVINCE This statement has been prepared to comply with the requirements of...

Still living the dream after fifty years – Fr. Eddie Hartnett SMA

"Fr. Eddie has worked tirelessly... devoting himself to the usual pastoral commitments, the while putting special emphasis on the cultivation of catechists and the...

Letter from Fr Michael McCabe SMA, Provincial Leader

Children First Act - Mandated Persons Dear member I am forwarding this very important letter and schedule from Children First to all clerics, pastoral care workers...

SMA Missionary to give 4th Annual Dermot Earley Memorial Lecture

The Edward M. Kennedy Institute for Conflict Intervention at Maynooth University will host the annual Dermot Earley Memorial Lecture in Renehan Hall, North Campus,...

“What ‘Shalom’ do… matters to all of Africa” – Fergal Keane, BBC Africa Editor

"Let me give you a Kenyan example that gladdens my heart. It has a strong Irish connection too. On the eve of the election...

Fr. Carlo Zappa, SMA – a small body but an iron will

The history of the growth of the Catholic Church in ‘Mid-West’ Nigeria is inextricably linked with the pioneering and adventurous spirit of the renowned...