Igreja de Benguela


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Last additions
  • The Fleet of Hope - AIDS awareness campaign with symbolic pictures of Father Bernard Joinet (Tanzania) - translated in English
  • HIV/AIDS: Pastoral action, from which perspective? Father Abel Manuel dos Santos
  • The prevention of HIV-AIDS in the pronouncements of the Church Father Emilio Sumbelelo
  • Moral aspects of the HIV/AIDS pandemic Father Ezequiel Faria
  • Some sociological and psychological aspects of the assistence to HIV-carriers. Sister Angelina Mateus, FdC.
  • The AIDS program of the Church in Zambia - Report of Father Alberto Mandavili - with pictures
  • "Give us Peace!" Pastoral Notice of The Angolan Bishop's Conference on PEACE
  • "The Church and AIDS" Pastoral Notice of The Angolan Bishop's Conference on AIDS
  • AIDS Kills? Salvation is in your heart Dom Francisco de Mata Mourisca
  • Internet as a means of evangelization in Africa Michael Buykx
  • Chronicle of the pilgrimage of Our Lady in the Diocese of Benguela - Father Moises Rafael
  • Statue of Our Lady makes a pilgrim to the airport of Lunda sul Father Zeferino Passagem
  • The Diocese of Benguela, as seen after 32 years Father Emílio Sumbelelo
  • Seminary "Bom Pastor" 25 years. Father Gabriel José Musungu
  • Versão Portuguesa desta pagina!

    Many internacional documents deserve attention of the Catholic Church in Angola. Very interesting documents of Angolan priests, sisters and laymen should be accessible to the audience. This website provides Portuguese versions of sermons, reports and other texts that are worthwile according to the visitors. Whoever would like to publish his sermon, message, picture etc. at this page, is invited to send an e-mail to deacon M.Buykx the former webmaster, now living in the Netherlands.

    Diocese de Benguela

    Sermons and essays

    Pictures of the Church of Benguela

    www.AIDSchurch.tk in English
    • Angola: HIV/AIDS - Fighting the unknown
      Special Session of the UN General Assembly on HIV/SIDA 25-27 june.
      The civil war has slowed down the rapid expansion of AIDS in Angola, but no trustworthy estatistics are available. - IRIN-SA 25th june 2001. in English

    • " The Church and AIDS " Pastoral Message of the Angolan Bishops' Conference - 12th march 2002 NEW

    Prayers and miscellaneous

    Angola Current affairs

    The current affairs sections can ONLY provide links to news available on the Internet that might be of interest to the Church of Angola. The editors of this site did NOT verify the contents, and do NOT necessarily share the opinions of any linked document. Sources are always indicated in italics.
    Current Affairs - ANGOLA

    Ecce dies quem Dominus fecit!

  • "Give us Peace!" Pastoral Notice of the Angolan Bishops' Conference - March 12th 2002 NEW

  • Press release of COIEPA (3rd April 2002)
    The Reverend Daniel Ntoni-Nzinga of the Inter-Eclesiastical Comission for Peace in Angola NEW

  • Angola com esperança
    "The post-Savimbi era" - Congregation of the Holy Spirit

  • Benguela: number of victims of the flood goes up
    voice of America, 2nd april 2002

  • Sakharov Prize for Dom Zacarias Kamuenho !
    President of CEAST and COIEPA won the Prize for peace & justice of the European Parliament.
    Various websites and commentaries, partly in English .

    Radio Ecclesia
    Rádio Ecclesia is the Radio Station of the Catholic Church in Luanda. It has some texts available in English as well.

    Todays News
    Daily news of the Voice of America - Luanda.




    World Communications Day Catholic Internet
    From the Message of the Holy Father for the celebration of the 35st day of Social Comunications, May 27th 2001 :

    «Woe unto me if I preach not the gospel!» (1 Cor 9, 16).

    The documents referred to on this website are either translations or linked webpages already availible on the internet, as well as some original documents submitted for publication by the authors. We cannot accept ANY responsability, neither of copyright nor of translation correctness - let alone of the contents.

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    last revision of this page December 31st 2002