A Hong Kong junk in sail across the harbor, a familiar sight for the missionaries who have set foot in Hong Kong. For many decades it was the main means of transportation to reach out to Mainland districts. This image has inspired the creation of the PIME logo.
The various Italian missionaries that worked in Hong Kong during the 158 years of PIME presence in the territory. The missionaries encountered a complex and multifaceted blend of different ethnic groups, languages, nationalities, cultures and lifestyles in the relatively constricted area of the mission of Hong Kong. PIME missionaries amid various difficulties, grasping each and every opportunity to spread the Good News.