Brazil - Missionary week in Gravatá rural areas
Gravatá, Brazil - July 2019 - On 9 July, Fr Renato Jorge, head of the Commission of the Salesian Youth Movement and Missionary Animation of the Recife Province (BRE), departed for a missionary week in Gravatá with a group of 20 youths. The group, assisted by two young postulants of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians of Manaus, visited families and animated the summer camps and oratories of the rural communities of "Maria Izabel", "Lagoa da Costa" and "Nossa Senhora Auxiliadora". They also carried out various community activities. The week ended with a missionary retreat and Mass.