Pope Francis elevates 20 new Cardinals including His Eminence Abune Berhaneyesus Demirew Souraphiel of Ethiopia at St. Peter Basilica in the Vatican

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Addis Ababa, the Capital City of Ethiopia, Inaugurates Its First Modern Metro Railway System

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Pope Francis Names 15 New Cardinals Among Whom Is the Metropolitan Archbishop of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Abune Berhaneyesus Demirew Souraphiel.

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Archbishop Berhaneyesus Demerew, Pope Francis and Bishops of Eritrea and Ethiopia in May 2014: Photo Vatican RadioArchbishop Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, Pope Francis and Bishops of Eritrea and Ethiopia in May 2014: Photo Vatican Radio

IRROB.org congratulates Abune Berhaneyesus for being elevated as the Second Cardinal of Ethiopia after the late Cardinal Paulos Tsadua!

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Rev. Abba Kevin O’Mahoney, Missionary of Africa and professor of Theology at the Catholic Major Seminary of Adigrat and author of many books, passes away in Adigrat, Tigray, Ethiopia.

Adigrat-Cathedral-of-Holy-Saviour

Dear All,

May Christ’s Love and Peace be with you.It is with deep sadness that we are to inform you, that our dear Father Rev. Abba Kevin O’Mahoney, Missionary of Africa, has suddenly left us to our Heavenly Father on at the last hour on the 3rd of January 2015 (25 Tahsas 2007 EC).  We, the people of Ethiopia in General and of Tigray in particular, specially the Catholic Eparchy of Adigrat and the Ethiopian Catholic Church, unite with you to thank the almighty God for the gift of Fr Kevin, 

We count on his prayers from heaven to continue his work and his dedication to the Church of Ethiopia.  Tomorrow, 5th January 2015 (27 Tahsas 2007 EC) there will be “Fethat” prayer and Requiem Mass at 6:00 AM at the Holy Saviour catherdral of Adigrat, and the funeral service at mid-day of the same day in Adirgat.

May he rest in Peace!

From the Missionaries of Africa and the Eparchy of Adigrat

+Abune Tesfaselassie Medhin

  Eparch of Adirgat

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The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Project Progress in Videos

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የክቡር ኣባ ክዳነማርያም ገብራይ ህይወት ታሪክ/A Brief Biography of the Right Rev. Abba Kidane-Mariam Ghebray

May his soul rest in paece!In Loving Rememberance Of The Right Reverend Abba Kidane-Mariam Ghebray Who Died On October 4, 2014 In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (For more, Click Here!)

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Ethiopia, 30 years after the famine

A man walks past Addis Ababa light railway

“To be in Ethiopia is to witness an economic miracle. The country has enjoyed close to double-digit growth for a decade. One study found it was creating millionaires faster than anywhere else on the continent…” (Source: theguardian.com)

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Ethiopia’s ‘African tiger’ leaps towards middle income

People wait for a bus in Addis Ababa. The government has launched an ambitious modernisation plan in the Ethiopian capital.“In sharp contrast with that devastating poverty, Ethiopia is now widely considered to be one of a pack of “African tigers”, with ambitious plans to become a middle-income country by 2025…”
(Source: thegardian-globaldevelopment)

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A Gilmpse OF Our Situation

OLD HABITS DO NOT DIE OUT THAT EASILY
by Tecola W Hagos (November 10, 2014)

እውነተኛ  ሰዉ  ጥላ  በጨለማ  እንኩዋን  ይታያል።” [The shadow of a true believer can be discerned even in the dark.] (For full text, CLICK HERE!)

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A model and exemplary association of young people, known as Maria Association, in Kala’asa Village in Erob Woreda strive to make a positive change for the people of the village and the woreda. Listen to the following Irob Radio interview in Saho!

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