Church of England Diocese of Norwich Lowestoft St. Andrew

Sad news from Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo

30 Jul 2021, 3:15 p.m.
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Jean Bosco had had a positive Covid test and was in hospital on oxygen. He had an underlying asthmatic condition. Jean Bosco leaves a wife and children - and will be hugely missed by the street children in Lubumbashi for whom he was both friend and pastor.

Please continue to pray for Jean Bosco's family and the young people to whose lives he brought so much goodness.  

The attached photo is of Jean from July 2019. This was taken at the day centre when we were giving out the clothes that had been collected for the street children. What you can't hear is the enormous cheer that the children gave Jean Bosco when he arrived