Passion for Mission: Embracing the possible in times of conflict
The Diocese of Kerry celebrates Mission Month with a public talk presented by Fr. Niall Geaney and Sr. Orla Treacy. Fr. Niall is a Kiltegan priest now working in St. Brendan’s Parish, Tralee. He has been on mission in Sudan, Uganda, Nigeria and Kenya. Sr. Orla received the Hugh O’Flaherty International Humanitarian Award last year in recognition for her work in South Sudan. If you’re interested in volunteering abroad, come early and meet with the OLA http://http://www.olaireland.ie/ and Columban https://columbans.ie/mission teams who will be on hand to discuss practicalities and supports. Takes place on Thursday 18th October @8pm in St. John’s Pastoral Centre, Tralee.
Next Sunday October 21st is World Mission Sunday. to read Pope Francis’ message Together with Young People, Let’s Bring the Gospel to All click papa-francesco_20180520_giornata-missionaria2018.
A Diocesan collection will be held at all Sunday Masses to promote the work of World Missions Ireland http://www.wmi.ie