Dehonian Secretaries Meeting is over!

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After seven days of hard work, a Eucharistic celebration presided by Fr. Heiner Wilmer, superior general, concluded the international meeting of Dehonian secretaries. In his homily Fr. Heiner recalled the words of the Lord Jesus who said that he was "meek and humble of heart" (Mt 11:29) and urged the secretaries to follow the example of Christ's total dedication in their valuable service. Fr. Heiner recalled how important the role…
The International Dehonian Theological Commission held its annual meeting from December 1-4 in Rome. Members of the commission include Frs. Artur Sanecki (general councilor and committee chairperson), Stefan Tertünte (coordinator), Juan José Arnaiz Ecker (secretary) and the coordinators of the continental SCJ theological commissions: Joseph Kuate (Africa), João Carlos Almeida (Latin Ameria) and Fernando Rodríguez Garrapucho (Europe). Also present were Frs. Francis Purwanto (Asia) and John van den Hengel (North…
December 2nd, the final day of the Major Superiors meeting, was a time to tie up loose ends and share final bits of information about the congregation’s calendar during the next two years. First on the agenda was the next General Conference. The major superiors endorsed the proposed theme, location and timeline. “Mercy and the social teachings of the Church,” is the working theme for the conference; the specifics will…
The Major Superiors of the Priests of the Sacred Heart have been meeting at the Generalate in Rome since November 28. Today they were joined by the secretaries of the various entities who are there from December 1-7 for a workshop. In the morning each group had its own program but in the afternoon they came together for shared training sessions on juridical procedures. Not just an administrator The secretaries’…
The primary focus of the third day (November 30) of the Major Superiors Meeting was a presentation by Fr. Heiner Wilmer, superior general, on “Leadership of the Major Superior.” “You are leaders, you are experienced, you are wise and each one of you cares for the many brothers and people the Lord has entrusted to us and our mission,” said Fr. Heiner. Fr. José Ornelas Carvalho, the previous superior general,…