Welcome to Ethiopian Catholic Church
The Ethiopian Catholic Church (ECC), is the presence of the Universal Church in this country, and acts through Evangelization and promotion of integral human development. As a means to implement the Vision and Mission of the Ethiopian Catholic Church, the Ethiopian Catholic Bishops' Conference has established the Ethiopian Catholic Secretariat (ECS) with the mandate to initiate, facilitate, promote and coordinate the Social and pastoral activities of the Catholic Church throughout the country.
To realize on Ethiopian Society where the spiritual, Physical, Socioeconomic and cultural needs of the people are met and where all peoples are living in Harmony, Solidarity, Equality, Love, Justice and peace.
To bear witness to the love of god (Acts 1:8) by promoting the integral human development of all members of Ethiopian society by ensuring growth and self-reliance through evangelization with the aim of social transformation.
MOKONISSA ST.ANNA CLINIC IS UPGRADED INTO HEALTH CENTER
By Mesay Mario: Mokonissa- one of the Parishes at Soddo Vicariate held inaugural ceremony of the new Health Center. The Clinic before upgrading was established by French missionaries 40 years ago. Since then it is giving health service for the people around and the neighbors as well. Catholic Church is reaching people with several services providing multi-opportunities.
The ceremony of upgrading the Clinic into Health Center was celebrated on June 8, 2013. His grace Abune Rodrigo Mejia, the Bishop of Soddo Vicariate made short prayer with opening speech.
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ECC-SDCO 14th General Assembly Held
The 14th General Assembly of ECC-SDCO is conducted from 20-21,March 2013 at ECS multipurpose hall.
At the beginning, His Grace Abune Berhaneyesus, presidentof ECS board, Archbishop of AddisAbaba, President of Bishops Conference in Ethiopia made an opening prayer and officially launched the meeting.
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Church held Annual
The Assembly gathered early
in the morning at 3:00 in
Ethiopian Catholic Secretariat
Multipurpose Hall on
May 9, 2013. The theme of
2013:"Building on our
practices in providing
and Quality health care!".
Rev. Abba Hagos Hayish,
GeneralSecretary of Ethiopian
Catholic Secretariat opened
the meeting with prayer
reminding what the Catholic
Church has been working
together with the government
of Ethiopia to develop the
health care in the country.
partner with the Ethiopian
Ministry of Health, the
contribution is also very