Cardinal Peter Turkson, Prefect of the Dicastery for the Promotion of Integral Human Development, called on the faithful to remember the seafarers from all nations. His comments came on July 8, 2018, in his Message for Sea Sunday 2018.
“As we celebrate Sea Sunday, we are invited to remember the 1.2 millions of seafarers from all nations, professing different faiths, forced to live for several months in the confined space of a vessel, away from their families and loved ones missing the most important and meaningful events in their families (birthdays’, graduations, etc.) and failing to be present during times of

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