Wow Beautiful New Mother House for Catholic Nuns in Bangladesh Witnessing for Christ Where Only .2% are Catholic
Bangladesh, to the east of India, is a South Asian country with a population of 164.7 million people. As of 2016, there are approximately 350,000, approximately 0.2 percent of the population of Catholics. About 60% come from "tribals", members of minority tribes. Bangladesh is a majority Muslim nation. The country is made up of eight dioceses including two archdioceses. Often the minority of Christians are persecuted.
Catholic News World's Bangladesh correspondent, Francis Rony Tirky sent us these photos and information below about the inauguration of a new house for Catholic Nuns.
NEW MOTHER HOUSE FOR NUNS