Brother Enrico: Hammer and Chisel

Brother Enrico: Hammer and Chisel Serving the faithful of his remote Indian community for over 40 years, with the strength of his spirit and his hands, Brother Enrico Meregalli still starts his day with prayer: something that is still at the center of his work. By Giorgio Bernadelli In India since 1974, Bro. Enrico Meregalli, […]

An Outgoing Church on the “Periphery”

An Outgoing Church on the “Periphery” Fr. Fabio Motta, PIME, confers with local youth in Guinea Bissau. Pope Francis calls upon even the young Church in countries like Guinea Bissau to be outgoing witnesses of Christ.  By Fr. Fabio Motta, PIME Guinea Bissau seems very far from the Vatican. However, the gestures and words of […]

India, Beyond the Street

India, Beyond the Street Street Children-students of the roaming “school on wheels” project of the Sarva Seva Sangh Center in India. By Fr. Gianni Criveller, PIME It is called Sarva Seva Sangh and it means “Community at the service of all”. It was founded by the Divine Word missionaries and is especially dedicated to help […]

What Does a Missionary Brother Do?

What Does a Missionary Brother Do? Bro. Ottorino Zanatta, PIME, is an agricultural expert who uses his talants and experiences to teach others in Cameroon. By Bro. Fabio Mussi, PIME Often, introducing myself to people I have never met before, I am asked this question: “What does a Missionary Brother do?” As an example I […]