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Abbe Emmanuel Luhumbu

Two weeks ago I had the great opportunity to spend a few evenings with this great priest from the Congo!  Father Emmanuel Luhumbu was here from Mukumary to visit myself and the Castillo's (his host family from last summer) during his time here in the States this week.

It was great to spend time with the Castillo's, their friends who are moving here from Las Vegas, their children, Father, and one night, MG.  We had some great food (thanks to Nancy and Marilyn), good wine, great discussion.  I was able to share my pictures when him and all at the house, which was great for reliving.

We went to the store one night to get some supplies for Sr. Christine, Fr. Charles, and Sr. Mado (I hope y'all like the chocolate, drink powder, and backpack we sent along).

MG and I are going to go back and visit them - but when ... maybe 2017!  Seems so far away, but yet not soon enough!

Read more about my trip to Africa here.

Father Emmanuel is now on his way back to the Congo to celebrate his Silver Jubilee later this month!


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