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Ioannes Paulus PP. II
Ecclesia in Africa

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  • CHAPTER VII
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129. It is on account of this commitment to the Church's catholicity that the Lineamenta of the Special Assembly for Africa declared: "No particular Church, not even the poorest, can ever be dispensed from the obligation of sharing its personnel as well as its spiritual and temporal resources with other particular Churches and with the universal Church (cf. Acts 2:44-45)".245 For its part, the Special Assembly strongly stressed Africa's responsibility for mission "to the ends of the earth" in the following words: "The prophetic phrase of Paul VI, ?You Africans are missionaries to yourselves', is to be understood as ?missionaries to the whole world' ... An appeal is launched to the particular Churches of Africa for mission outside the confines of their own Dioceses".246




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