Category Archives: Cardinal Lavigerie

On the death anniversary of Cardinal Lavigerie, we publish an article written on March 5, 2019 by Father Bernard Ugeux, MAfr

This time of jubilee is for us an opportunity to take a renewed Christian look at our brothers and sisters, at the Church, at Africa, at the World…

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Carmen conference

Carmen conference

Cardinal Lavigerie and the mission in the International Union of the Sisters’ Superiors General

In preparation to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the foundation of the Lavigerie Family, Sister Carmen Sammut, Superior General of the Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Africa and President of the UISG (International Union of the Sisters’ Superiors General), talks to us about her particular work as president of the UISG.

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basilique Damous el Karita

basilique Damous el KaritaBy installing the novitiate of his young congregation in Carthage in Tunisia in 1887, Cardinal Lavigerie took Tunisian women as role models for his Daughters.

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Sorbonne 17 09 2011 42

Sorbonne 17 09 2011 421 – God is light for humanity (1856-1857)

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Cardinal Lavigerie

Cardinal LavigerieAn African proverb says you can do without the cane of an elder, but you cannot ignore his word.

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saint martin et Lavigerie à Nancy

saint martin et Lavigerie à NancyIt was 150 years ago, on 11 November 1866 that the future founder of missionary institutes, Lavigerie, had a prophetic dream at the tomb of St Martin in Tours.

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Uganda 2017 White Sisters

Uganda 2017 White SistersFor here the Proverb holds true: “One sows, another reaps” (Jn. 4.17).

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femmes apôtres Ouagadougou 2016 Copie

femmes apôtres Ouagadougou 2016 CopieApostles!

That is to say women having hearts burning with “a strong and ardent love” for JESUS CHRIST and belonging totally to Him. He destined these apostles for AFRICA.

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conseil général 2016 Missionnaires dAfrique
Lavigerie Afrique

Lavigerie AfriqueLet us look at the past with gratitude

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