Monthly Archives: June 2018

Congregation of the Josephites of Murialdo: Began the XXIII General Chapter

The XXIII General Chapter of the Congregation of St. Joseph began in the morning of Sunday, June 3, in the Spirituality Center Inmaculada Conception of Quito, Ecuador.

Together with many members of the St. Leonard Family of Ecuador, the members of the chapter participated in the festive opening ceremonies. A solemn Mass, presided by the Superior General Fr. Mario Aldegani, Continue reading

Pallottines, Taiwan: Land of Smiles

Secret, underground Eucharistic celebrations in China are not cases of the past, but instead part of a reality far too hidden. Hence evangelization of this world power is a dream not only of most Religious Congregations, but of the entire Church itself. The Society of the Catholic Apostolate, too, is amongst the flock sharing in this cherished hope. Continue reading

Commission on Education of the Unions of men and women general superior

The Commission on Education of the Unions of Men and Women General Superiors announces the next celebration of its VII seminar of TRAINING OF EDUCATORS. It is a Seminar that is held annually in Rome, destined to the educators of the heads of Education in the general Curias, to the members of the General and Provincial Councils and to the various national or regional managers of our Education Institutions that are interested. Continue reading

National Religious Vocation Conference (NRVC): 2018 Orientation Program for New Vocation Directors, July 10-14

This workshop is intended for new and recently appointed vocation directors.  Its goal is to provide participants with the skills, context, theory, challenges and practicalities of contemporary vocation ministry. Topics will include theology of call; candidate issues; discernment, assessment, and the application process; the role of membership and religious leadership; Continue reading

VATICAN – PMS Assembly: Extraordinary Missionary Month of October 2019

” October 2019 should help bring the entire People of God to a new awareness of Christian baptismal responsibility for the Church’s mission to evangelize to the ends of the earth. It was decided that for this initiative the International Secretariat of the Pontifical Missionary Union PMU should be the “motor and promoter”, in other words, the coordinating soul of the PMS, together with the CEP and Pontifical Urbaniana University (PUU)”. Continue reading

The heart of Jesus – mission of compassion

Moved with compassion, Jesus stretched out his hand, touched him and said: «Of course I want to, be cured!» (Mk 1:41)

This simple action of Jesus is full of meaning and strongly expresses his attitude towards the marginalised. It is an act of rebellion against injustice that is based on a socio-religious system of exclusion. In this way the Father reveals himself to us (Col 1:5), in a Son who, travelling the roads of Palestine, dares to touch a leper to heal him. Continue reading