Vicariate News, Sept 2, 2016 H.L. Bishop Camillo Celebrates the 11th Anniversary of his Episcopal Ordination
H.L. Bishop Camillo released his new Pastoral Letter, The Virgin Mary, Our Mother to mark the occasion of his 11th Anniversary. The Clergy, Religious and Faithful of Northern Arabia convey their hearty congratulations and prayerful wishes to Beloved Bishop Camillo on his Anniversary and wish him God's continued blessings of good health and happiness! Ad Multos Annos!
Vicariate News, July 20, 2016 Obituary - Fr. Gabriel Dias, OCD, Passed Away in Goa on July 20, 2016
We regret to inform our parishioners in Kuwait of the passing away of Fr. Gabriel Dias, OCD, in Goa, at the age of 61. Fr. Gabriel served in the Cathedral and Salmiya parishes of Kuwait from 1994 to 2001. He celebrated the 25th aniversary of his priestly ordination last year. May his soul rest in peace.
Bishop's Office, June 25, 2016 AVONA Welcomes the New Apostolic Nuncio to Kuwait
The Vicariate of Northern Arabia warmly welcomes His Grace Archbishop Francisco Montecillo Padilla, Titular Archbishop of Nebbio as Apostolic Nuncio to the State of Kuwait and Apostolic Delegate to the Arabian Peninsula... Biography of His Grace Archbishop Francisco Padilla
Bishop's Office, June 30, 2016 Obituary - Archbishop Giuseppe De Andrea Passes Away at 86
With deep sadness I wish to inform the faithful that His Grace Archbishop Giuseppe De Andrea passed away yesterday evening in Rome at the age of 86... Continue
Bishop's Office, June 25, 2016 H.L. Bishop Camillo's Letter concerning Fr. Luis Camacho
Dear Parishioners, may the peace of Christ be with you. In my recent visit to some parishes.... Continue
Bishop's Office, Apr 4, 2016 New Coat of Arms of the Apostolic Vicariate of Northern Arabia
The Apostolic Vicariate of Northern Arabia has launched a new coat of arms to identify the Vicariate on documents, etc. The four colours on the shield represent the four countries of our Vicariate. The letter 'M' is inscribed over all to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary.... Learn more
"O Most Blessed Virgin Mary, Our Lady of Arabia and our Patroness! To you we offer up our prayers for the needs of the Church here and throughout the world. Help us to remain one with your Son Jesus and united amongst ourselves, so that we may be true witnesses for Christ in our daily lives and that the Lord's blessings of peace and harmony be within our families and communities always. Trusting in your maternal intercession, we beseech you to hear our humble prayers and grant us the graces we seek... so that we may give glory to God forever. Amen. Our Lady of Arabia, pray for us!"
What is the Neo-Catechumenal Way? To begin, the Neo-Catechumenal Way is a way of conversion, a Christian initiation within the Catholic Church, dedicated to adult faith formation. The Neo-Catechumenal Community was initiated in Kuwait in 2006, by H.L. Bishop Camillo Ballin, mccj, with the help of Catechists from Italy. More about the Neo-Catechumenal Community in Kuwait