Tag: missionary

Maltese missionary priest succumbs to Covid-19

Covid-19 has claimed the life of Fr Valerjan Mercieca, a Carmelite priest who has long served as a missionary among the poor in Bolivia.

Donations help Gozitan doctor-priest treat Covid-19 patients in Peru

Just over €180,000 have been raised in Malta and Gozo in response to an appeal by a Gozitan priest and medic, to help treat his poor parishioners in a Peruvian city overwhelmed by the Covid-19 pandemic.

School pupils donate Christmas gifts to Peruvian schools

Pupils at St Aloysius Primary School have donated 600 shoe boxes of Christmas gifts to the missionary schools in Peru.

Crafts and games teach children about missionary work

Students are to learn about missionary work through crafts, games and various sessions. This is through the help of Missio Malta, which...

Missio Malta encourages you to share your story

Missio Malta has just announced that Pope Francis has declared October 2019 to be an Extraordinary Month of Mission (EMM).In a statement, Mission Malta...

Be missionaries among your flock – Bishop Grech

Bishop Mario Grech promoted a female presence in the lives of the clergy  - that of Our Lady. In what may be termed as...

Watch: You can support a child in need of education

13-year-old Denis Ekalakala would like to attend primary school in Kenya, however his family's financial situation does not allow him to do so.Ekalakala enjoys...

Watch: “I lost a friend who was searching for a better...

Maltese Missionary in Guatemala, Fr José Camilleri, retold the story of his friend Marisa who died whilst seeking a better life. Marisa belonged to...

Man guilty of falsely accusing Gozitan priest of misusing funds

A 69 year-old man was found guilty of filing a false police report about Gozitan missionary Fr. Anton Grech in order to damage his...