Kampala, 30 March, 2022 / 9:35 pm (ACI Africa).
A Catholic Priest heading a department of the Uganda Episcopal Conference (UEC) has lauded the ongoing Spiritus Faith Formation program that has involved religious leaders and Laity in East Africa saying the initiative is expected to “help Christians go deeper in their faith”.
Sponsored by the Australian Catholic University (ACU) and hosted by the Catholic Schools Youth Ministry Uganda, an initiative of the Department of Education at UEC, the Spiritus program has been designed to equip heads of schools, teachers, youth ministers and others working in Catholic church organizations with practical skills in evangelization.
In an interview with ACI Africa Tuesday, March 29, UEC Executive Secretary for Education highlighted the importance of the program that kicked off on March 10 with some 120 participants from Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda in attendance.
“The program is of significance because it is about faith formation and evangelization," Fr. Ronald Okello said, and added, "The training is of significance, especially to East Africa. It will help Christians go deeper in their faith.”
Kampala Hub Kampala Archdiocese Uganda, led by Fr Joseph Ssemanda. Credit: Spiritus Faith Formation program