7th - 15th July 2017
Union with Christ as a Basis of Evangelization, Prayer, Papal documents, African synodal documents, Pontifical Council for Promoting Evangelization, challenges in the Church in Uganda today: Islam, witchcraft, secularization,
materialism; re-proposing the gospel to those who have had a crisis of faith, outreach to non-church goers, justice and peace.
This course, offered for the first time at the institute aims at making participants abreast with contemporary issues. It include: 1) A study of recent papal documents and other official documents of the Church on contemporary issues. 2) Spreading the gospel with the help of modern technology: The internet, Social Media: Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter, etc. 3) Union with Christ as an imperative for those in the mission of evangelization: personal prayer, meditation and contemplation, celebrating a life-giving liturgy. 4) Witnessing to the gospel in the face of modern social challenges: abortion, same-sex marriages.