‘In the West we have money — in Africa they have life’…

Posted September 7, 2019 11:45 am by Editor

‘In the West we have money — in Africa they have life’…

“In the West we have money,” an Italian Comboni missionary once told me. “In Africa they have life.” It was the 1990s and I was in London, having just returned from spending nearly two years teaching in a German Benedictine mission Tanzania. The missionary’s words strongly resonated with me. Depressed to be back in a deeply secular…

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