In the last months, four young men between 18 y 28 have joined the Seminary in order to begin their formation towards priesthood. Three of them, of Tanzanian nationality (two from Dar es Salaam and one from the city of Mwanza, on the shores of Lake Victoria), arrived last January. The other, from Costa Rica, joined in the month of April. With them, the number of seminarians is 27, from twelve different countries.

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“Today Christ is born, today the saviour has appeared,
today the angels sing on earth, the archangels rejoice;
today upright men shout for joy: Glory be to God on high.”

(Second Vespers of Christmas Day, Antiphon to Magnificat)

Dear brothers, the faith of the Church teaches us that Christmas is not just a memory, but above all a ‘today’ that is realized, a promise become reality, a Mystery of love that becomes flesh in each one of us!

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During the in albis week of 2018 —the week following Easter—, seminarians and formators did a pilgrimage to Nairobi, where they visited the Apostolic Nunciature, as well as the bishoprics of Nairobi and Ngong. They celebrated the Eucharist in several parishes of the city, and even played a brotherly football match with youths of the local Neocatechumenal communities.