Monthly Archives: June 2018

Pallottines – In Losing Oneself, One Finds Himself: Peru

“Look! A messenger is coming over the mountains with good news!” (Nahm 1:15) Over the centuries,  Religious Congregations have established their presence in the mountainous country of Peru; but the Pallottines just five years. Yet in all journeys blessed by the Lord for His people, He remains outside of time; hence my words wish to express the common Continue reading

Thirty Thousand Copies of the New Testament for the Central African Republic

The Central African Republic has been a country in crisis since it gained independence in 1960, with one coup following the next. The population has been terrorized by an unending stream of armed groups that may go by different names, but always commit the same crimes. They loot houses, burn down villages, abduct innocent people, rape women and girls, Continue reading

June 18th, Sowing Hope for the Planet – Webinar

Pope Francis has underlined the fundamental connection that exists between the environmental crisis and the social crisis that we are currently experiencing and asks us for a personal and community ecological conversion. He often reminds us everything is interconnected. In our efforts to coordinate our responses and to witness to our reasons for hope we take guidance from Laudato Sí. Continue reading

Belgium: Pax Christi Flanders celebrates KBC Bank decision to stop investing in nuclear weapons-related businesses

Last week, the KBC bank – one of the biggest in Belgium – announced a policy change with respect to investing in nuclear weapons, explicitly referring to the Ban Treaty. It will completely stop investing in nuclear weapons-related businesses, and this applies to all activities of the bank (not only providing credits), and without exceptions. Continue reading

Second Under-60’s Meeting of the Religious Institutes of the Pauline Family

The Second Under-60’s Meeting of the Religious Institutes of the Pauline Family was held at the Divine Master Retreat House, Ariccia, from 1-3 June 2018. The theme of the encounter was: The Responsibility of a Dream. Encouraged by the provincial governments of the PF in Italy and organized by an intercongregational team, the meeting was a favorable moment for taking on all together, Continue reading

Sedos Bulletin n. 50 2018

Dear Readers, As we are preparing the SEDOS Residential Seminar in Ariccia that has as theme Youth and Mission, we collected in this issue of the SEDOS Bulletin articles related to Vocation and Formation of the youth. The articles are ordered in the way we discover our vocation to how we can accompany those who are discovering their vocation.
The first article is of Sr. Maria Antonetta Pereira Continue reading