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2013 – A year of Assemblies

Fr Fachtna O'Driscoll, SMA Provincial Leader and all the members of the Irish Province ask your prayers and support this year as we hold...
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Early years of Badagry Catholic Mission

The first record of an SMA presence in the Badagry area was that of Fr Francesco Borghero (pictured) who passed through the town on 27...

Asylum Applications down to 950 in 2012

 Asylum Applications down to 950 in 20123 Jan 2013: This figure, along with many other statistics, is explained by Fiona Gartland of the Irish Times...

Irish Provincial Assembly 2013

The Irish Provincial Assembly is scheduled to take place from 1 - 18 July 2013 at the Dromantine Retreat & Conference Centre near Newry,...
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Archbishop honours SMA missionaries

Archbishop Felix Alaba Adeosin Job, Archbishop of Ibadan, made a fleeting visit to the African Missions Headquarters on the Blackrock Road in Cork to...
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Call to return to our founding roots

On 8 December 2012, Fr Fergus Tuohy SMA preached at the Eucharistic celebration in the SMA House, Blackrock Road, Cork to mark the Feast of...
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Service of Light 2012

The annual Service of Light was celebrated at Blackrock Road on Wednesday, 12 December 2012. In the past twelve months one brother and...

SMA celebrates its Foundation and returns to Sierra Leone

On 8 December 1856, Bishop Melchior de Marion Brésillac founded the Society of African Missions when he, along with a small group of companions,...