Marists of Champagnat: Meeting of the International Commission on the Protection of Child and Vulnerable Adults

During the last week in January, the International Commission on the Protection of Child and Vulnerable Adults held its first meeting in Rome. The Commission was established by the Superior General and General Council and has representatives from all regions of the Institute, both lay and Brothers. The members bring a wealth of experience and knowledge in the dealing with these matters.

 

 

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Italy – Inter-generational Forum for common educational alliance: We are, We share, We care

The dialogue between generations to revive the commitment towards a more open and inclusive education: this is the answer that the Salesian Pontifical University (UPS) and the Faculty of Educational Sciences “Auxilium” of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians (FMA) have given to Pope Francis’ invitation to prepare the “global compact on education.”

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Beloved Amazonia: a love letter for the conversion of hearts

It’s Wednesday, Feb. 12, and I’m on the road into the Amazon region in Ecuador. We had to leave very early in the morning to make it on time for the diocesan vicariates’ assembly after a four-hour drive into the town of Puyo. It’s not just another day for us. This is the day we had been waiting for in which Pope Francis was to present his post-synod apostolic exhortation: Querida Amazonia.

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