The Church of Christ on Mission In the World

Posted December 10, 2018 1:06 pm by admin

The Church of Christ on Mission In the World

During the Angelus Prayer on World Mission Sunday, October 22, 2017, Pope Francis publicly announced to the whole Church his intention to designate an Extraordinary Missionary Month for October 2019 (EMM OCT 2019) to celebrate the 100th anniversary Pope Benedict XV’s Apostolic Letter Maximum Illud. On the same day, the Holy Father sent a letter to Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples (CEP) and President of the Supreme Council of the Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS).
 
He entrusted him with «the work of preparing for this event, especially by raising awareness among the particular Churches, the

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