Guatemala - Festival of missionary children

14 November 2018

San Pedro Carchá, Guatemala - November 2018 - About 4,500 indigenous children, from 185 rural communities, gathered in the football stadium of the city of San Pedro Carchá to celebrate the conclusion of their "Sunday School" year through the "Festival of missionary children." The event, characterized by multiple activities, was promoted and coordinated by 1,500 young catechists who lead the "Sunday School", a catechetical project that follows the scheme of local schools. The soul of the "Sunday School" are the Sisters of the Resurrection, a young indigenous congregation of the Salesian Family, distinguished by their capacity in the catechetical animation of over 300 rural communities of the Salesian missionary parish.


ANS - “Agenzia iNfo Salesiana” is a on-line almost daily publication, the communication agency of the Salesian Congregation enrolled in the Press Register of the Tibunal of Rome as n 153/2007.

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