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Eternal memory!

Mama Hagosa Baraki, most venerable & much-beloved Matriarch of The Baraki Family of Irob, Ethiopia, has (more…)

Your urgent prayers for this 103 year-old Matriarch!

Word reaches us today that Mama Hagosa Baraki of Irob, Ethopia, is dying.

She is the 103 year-old Matriarch of The Baraki Family.

Two of her sons, Catholic Priests and long-time collaborators in apostolate, are traveling swiftly (more…)

On the 125th anniversary of his birth

photo_patriarch_josyf_slipyjIt is with profoundest sentiments & sympathy of communion with this great patriarch & prophet of the 20th century that we re-post, today, on the 125th anniversary of (more…)

Appeal for medical treatment for a young Ethiopian woman in the Irob region

A Priest-collaborator from Ethiopia’s poorest region, Irob, has asked this humble apostolate to do, with God’s help, what it can to relieve the suffering of young Hiwot Tgiorgis, a native of Irob: the region in northern Ethiopia hardest-hit by war, drought, and famine — now for decades. (more…)

Will the real Lady of Fatima please stand up.

It takes a red-blooded, real Apostle to preach this part of the Gospel to Muslims. (more…)

Sister Bisirat’s letter

Read the full exchange here.

Here follows Sister Bisirat Misgina’s moving letter e-mailed (more…)

America the beautiful, besmirched by violence & lies

Now that the U.S. government’s Supreme Court has issued a decree coercing (more…)