From April 20 to 24, 2022, the confreres of the Cameroonian province met at the novitiate of the Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Cameroon for their 20th provincial assembly, which focused on the social question and care.
On Saturday, December 4, 07 SCJ confreres made their perpetual vows. It was in Yaoundé, Cameroon, during a Eucharistic celebration presided by the Provincial Superior of Cameroon.
"If our Dehonian charism is a richness for the Church and society, a gift of God for each one of us, it is also true that it can become mute for our societies in crisis if it is not pregnant with a global project of society, which responds to the thirsts of men and women of our time, in the real context of their daily existence."
Since September 2016 there has been a civil war in the English-speaking regions of the Cameroon known as NOSO (North West and South West) that has already claimed several thousand lives. The Priests of the Sacred Heart have three communities in this crisis zone.
JED (Jeunes En Difficultés), one of the most important social works of the Dehonians based in Bafoussam, Cameroon, is a institution that promotes the socio-professional integration of disadvantaged youth through the learning of small trades.
On April 29, 2021 the Superior General appointed new provincial administration in Cameroon. The new administration begins today, June 14.. The new Provincial Superior, Fr. Alban Pascal Noudjom Tchana speaks.