Johannesburg, 16 November, 2021 / 9:30 pm (ACI Africa).
The leadership of Caritas Africa has called on members of the organization across the continent to put poor people at the center of their attention not only through actions but also prayers.
The Regional Coordinator of Caritas Africa who was speaking on the sidelines of the celebration of the World Day of the Poor said the concern for the underprivileged members of the society should be reflected from the grassroots to global levels.
“Today is a special day for Caritas. It is an occasion for us to put the poor at the centre of our activities, at the centre of the action of Caritas everywhere we are from the community level to the global level, going to the parish, the zonal and the regional level,” Albert Mashika said Sunday, November 14.
Mr. Mashika further said members “need to put the poor at the centre of our actions, our prayers.”
The Caritas Official who was speaking at the second anniversary of Caritas South Africa Day also called on the youth across the continent to not only pray but also act in solidarity with poor members of the society.