Monthly Archives: March 2019

JPIC Newsbrief, January 2019

Pope Francis’ Lenten message has encouraged us to reflect more deeply on how we care for our Common Home with his theme “For the creation waits with eager longing for the revealing of the children of God.” In this February Newsbrief we feature many challenges related to our Care of the Poor and our Care of the Earth. Our UISG campaign “Sowing Hope for the Planet” has a new and engaging website, a space for sharing experiences. Continue reading

OFM – JPIC COURSE 2019: Care of the environment, ecumenical and interreligious dialogue

The ecological crisis that we live in today, deeply marked by climate change, makes us aware and seek concrete ways from our lifestyle to deal with this situation. In the Plenary Council of the Order (PCO), held last year, it was evident that this problem has global scope. At the same time, it valued the proposal and lines of action of the Encyclical, Laudato si’ for the care of the Common Home.

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Marist Brothers: General Council meets with directors of secretariats and departments of the General Administration

During the traditional Plenary Session of the General Council, the collaborative week of the Government of the Institute with the directors of the secretariats and departments of the General House also took place. The main objective of the week was to conclude the General Administration’s Strategic Plan for animation, leadership, and government. Continue reading