You probably have heard of the new community on Nyamitanga hill. The community is not only new but even their name is a new brand. ‘CheminNeuf’ is their name. It is a Roman Catholic Community with an ecumenical vocation, which grew out of a prayer group in Lyon, France, in 1973. In French they are abbreviated as CCN (Communauté “CheminNeuf”)
It currently has around 2000 members in over 30 countries. Couples, families and celibates, men and women, have chosen the adventure of community life to follow Christ poor and humble, in order to serve the Church and the world.
CHEMIN NEUF link to USJM
CheminNeuf community has offered a chaplain to provide pastoral and spiritual guidance to the students of USJM. As a community, Cheminneufis preparing to construct a students’ Chapel where masses and other spiritual exercises will be conducted. Besides their community, two hostels, one for boys and another for girls will be constructed to accommodate students who will be free to experience the life and spirituality of Cheminneuf.