Pope’s Message for the 2007 World Mission Day

29/05/2007
Pope’s Message for the 2007 World Mission Day
This year’s theme is “All the Churches for all the world.” In remembering the Encyclical ‘Fidei donum,’ Benedict XVI urges established Churches, wearied by a shrinking clergy, and young Churches, tried by inadequate means, to engage in the ‘missio ad gentes.’ The missionary commitment is the Church’s “primary service” to transform today’s humanity.