Sisters in Philippines ‘go orange’ to protest violence against women

Wearing orange on the 25th of every month is a practice followed by a number of sisters and staff of the Religious of the Good Shepherd, Province of the Philippines-Japan. But on Nov. 25, Good Shepherd-run institutions and centers in the Philippines were especially ablaze in orange to commemorate the start of the 18-day anti-violence against women campaign in keeping with the United Nations’ “Orange Day” campaign to raise awareness and prevent violence against women and girls. Continue reading

#300Lasalle: Letter from Kenya

Dear Lasallian Family, During these weeks, in the context of the Year of Lasallian Vocations, we have experienced and lived the richness of the diverse Lasallian family. We came from various parts of the world with different historical, social, political, and religious contexts. Continue reading

Redemptorists. Fr. Guy Desrochers CSsR, appointed as Auxiliary Bishop in Canada

The Pope has appointed Rev. Father Guy Desrochers, C.Ss.R., as Auxiliary Bishop of the diocese of Alexandria-Cornwall, currently united in persona episcopis to the Archdiocese of Ottawa (Canada). At present Father Guy, is the Spiritual Director of the Sanctuary of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré and Preacher of Spiritual Retreats in Canada and in the United States. He is also Titular Bishop of Melzi. Continue reading

Fr. Lombardi: Church needs to thoroughly confront abuse crisis

February’s meeting on the protection of minors does not start “from scratch”, but it is “certainly an unprecedented event that aims to take urgent new steps forward”. This is what Father Federico Lombardi, SJ, stresses in an article entitled “Towards the Bishops’ meeting on the protection of minors” published in the latest issue of Civiltà Cattolica. Continue reading

Fr. Leo Pessini – Global Bioethics at a Time of Uncertainty, Perplexity and Hope

This book, entitled ‘Bioethics in a Time of Uncertainty and Perplexity and Hope’, brings together a number of texts which have already been shared in digital form through the monthly Camillian Newsletter (the world seen from Rome…and Rome seen from the world) and in the quarterly bulletin of the Order, Camilliani/Camillians, published in Italian and English, the two official languages of the Order. Continue reading

JPIC Newsbrief – November 2018

When divine love becomes incarnate in us, Christ is born anew.” This insight from Sr. Llia Delio, OSF, calls us to a profound preparation for this blessed time. May this advent be such a holy journey as we strive to become more alive with the presence of Christ in this world that is so in need of his love. May we accompany one another through difficult times; may we value the dignity of all creation; Continue reading

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