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Message of Pope Francis for World Mission Sunday

  Message of Pope Francis for World Mission Sunday, encouraging prayers, cooperation and help for missions as well as reminding Christians about the fundamental missionary...

Our Founder Today, June 2018 – Courage for the Missions

As we are reflecting upon appreciative discernment, let us recognize the missionary courage found in our confreres and help each other to fan the...

38th Annual SMA Pilgrimage to the Shrine of Our Lady of Knock

"Let us pray that the gathering of families, from the five continents, will bring us renewed courage and many blessings; and that Pope Francis...

Founders Day: Youth and education, the legacy of Bishop de Brésillac

"We have the task of helping young men and women of Africa receive good training, well-grounded in God for a purposeful life." Next year the...

158th anniversary of the death of the Servant of God, Melchior de Marion Brésillac

On June 25th, we celebrate the 158th anniversary of the death of our venerated Founder These days, the postulation office is asking the bishops of...
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SMA Commemorate their Founder

On 25 June 2016 we commemorate the 157th anniversary of the death of the SMA Founder, Bishop Melchior de Marion Brésillac, in Freetown, Sierra Leone. See The...

8 December – SMA Foundation day

Fr Bruno Semplicio served for many years as Postulator for the Cause of the SMA Founder. Attached is his reflection to mark the 159th anniversary of the...
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Cause of the Founder – XX SMA General Assembly Report

Father Bruno Semplicio SMA, Postulator, presented his Report to the General Assembly on the Cause for the canonization of our Founder, Bishop Melchior de...