A German Bishop in South Africa

The German Bishop Michael Wurstenberg has lived for almost twenty years in South Africa. For more than three years, he is far away in the little Episcopal Diocese of Aliwal, a region of tourism, trade and prosperity, but with almost all the problems relevant to South Africa. The small Catholic community under the direction of the native of Westphalia, which maintains many AIDS patients, orphans care, kindergarten children or taking care of quite simply the poorest of the poor in the townships.

Read more in German on Radio Vatican: http://www.oecumene.radiovaticana.org/ted/articolo.asp?c=478721