The Society of St Vincent de Paul has stepped up with financial assistance to help Tonga and Samoa recover from the devastating impact of Cyclone Gita.
"My Father, if it be possible, let this cup pass from me; nevertheless, not as I will, but as thou wilt".
Three weeks ago, from 2nd of February to 14th of March, Brother Renato Lima de Oliveira has visited seven countries in Africa where the SSVP is present,
"My Father will honor the one who serves me".
Over 3000 Catholic youth, from various southern African countries, gathered under the theme: “The mighty one has done great things for me and Holy is His name.”
“The foolishness of God is wiser than men, and the weakness of God is stronger than men”.
The General Council’s head office was a hive of activity in February, with three business meetings held there in a week. Renato Lima de Oliveira – our 16th President-General – then left for his official trip to Africa.
From 22nd February to 14th March, brother Renato Lima de Oliveira, will make official visits to seven African Superior Councils: Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Central African Republic, Zambia, Mozambique, Botswana and South Africa
"This is my beloved son: listen to him."