Tribute book for centenary anniversary of Mgr. Jan Van Cauwelaert

 

A collection of 18 historical and journalistic articles, as well as exegetical, ecclesiological, missiological, spiritual and theological reflections drawing a picture of the “Mission Today” have been published in honour of the centenary of Mgr. Jan Van Cauwelaert. Bishop Jan Van Cauwelaert was the first bishop of the Congolese diocese of Inongo, participating actively in the Second Vatican Council. He made a tremendous contribution to the work of Pax Christi International, always striving to highlight the importance of justice and peace in society and the church. He was Vice President of Pax Christi Flanders during 1984 – 1994.

 

This tribute book is a unique collaboration of the Scheutists and other missionaries, priests and bishops, activists, professors, and lay people of all ages. The book is available in French and Dutch. For more info, click here