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  Link to the Photos    On December 19, 2018, the community of the Generalate house in Rome celebrated the 150th anniversary of the priestly ordination of our founder, Fr. Leo John Dehon, and his first Mass. The place was at the Pontifical French Seminary of Saint Claire, where the Founder carried out his studies in preparation for the priesthood. We were welcomed at 4:00 pm at the entrance of the…
4th Sunday of Advent     Mary, walking, pregnant, filled with her own problems but attentive to the other, open to the needs of her cousin, goes out to the street alone, with its dangers and in her state, to serve. The final stretch of our journey of this Advent invites us to fix our gaze on three prophetically announced things: Bethlehem of Ephrata, so small to be among the villages…
  Celebrating a jubilee is a cause of joy and happiness. It reminds us of something that happened and became history. It makes us look back and get a sense of the life we have consecrated. It is true that to celebrate is to remember, but that is not sufficient. To commemorate something means to make it present again and to live it as an act of gratitude. Looking at…
    Returning to Bethlehem   Dear confreres and all the members of Dehonian Family,At this time of year, we often speak about paths. The voice of the prophets invites us to repair the ones that have suffered damage and to build new ones to continue to give direction to our life. In these days, the voice of the Gospel speaks more about the travelers than the path, of a…
3rd week of Advent     Rejoice and shout cries of joy. Why? - the sentence was revoked - the enemies have been dispersed All right! Ok, but what are you telling me, what are you talking about? Honestly, I do not know, I mean, it is God who does all this, like a warrior who saves, who is "in your midst". Advent is about you, about each one of us.…