“How many of us ask themselves in their daily examination of conscience: Did I earn my food today? …Was my work worth even a watery soup?” Abbot Francis Pfanner
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“Abbot Pfanner is the symbolic embodiment of dedicated, courageous daring men and women who came to Southern Africa towards the end of the nineteenth century.” Archb. B. Tlhagale, at the 125th of Abbot Francis Pfanner, Mariannhill
A group of CPS associates travelled from Mariannhill to Emaus Mission on 25 August to meet those of Emaus Mission. The meeting was under the guidance of Sisters Martin Mary and Gerald.
It is known, Emaus Mission can be cold. But this year, it was very cold. Even Fr. Yves, used to the Canadian winters, agreed. Plenty of snow! So much so that Fr. Raphael was concerned about the gutters on the ground. See for yourself. But don’t worry, we will take care of of the cold. …
At the end of July we told you that the dining room for the groups that come for a retreat, a workshop or a pilgrimage to our Emaus Centre was a bit too small and that we were busy enlarging it. This, to serve you better and provide you with greater comfort. We are …