Anniversary of the death of fr. Dehon

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On August 12, 1925, at approximately noon, Fr. Leo John Dehon, following a short illness, died in Brussels. According to his wishes, he was buried in the cemetery of St. Quentin, France. On the 30th anniversary of his death, Msgr. Philippe, one of the last witnesses of those difficult days, recalled the final moments of the founder: "It was the last day. It was a Wednesday; on Tuesday, August 4,…
The General Superior of the Dehonians, Fr. Heiner Wilmer SCJ, on the 1st of August has written a letter to all the Dehonian confreres. Fr. Heiner Wilmer, appreciating the confreres those who had worked and are still working in the youthful and vocational atmosphere with passion and gratitude has indicated three pillars that can sustain the force, not only of the single responsible but also of the whole congregation. Above…
This is the 7th edition of Asian Youth Days in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. It began with "Days in the Dioceses" (DID), which was from July 30 until August 2. "Jesus is our life; Jesus lives among you" said Archdiocese Bishop Antonio Alwin Fernandes Barretto of Sindudurg during the opening Mass in Palembang. In that archdiocese, DID is run mostly by Dehonians. They are hosting 251 participants from India, Malaysia and Indonesia…
The Holy Father has accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the diocese of Neuquén, Argentina, presented by His Excellency Rev. Msgr. Virginio Domingo Bressanelli, SCJ. The Pope has appointed as bishop of Neuquén, Argentina, Msgr. Fernando Martín Croxatto, titular bishop of Fissiana and auxiliary of Comodoro Rivadavia. For more informations click here
Accompanied by his Brazilian family and his Chilean community, a young Dehonian religious has reaffirmed the challenge and growth in his life of faith. During an emotional Mass celebrated in the parish of Our Lady of the Rosary of Fatima, Br. Itaianan Bozza Vieira made his permanent profession of the vows of poverty, obedience and chastity, thus confirming his commitment to the Dehonians. The ceremony took place on Sunday, July…