2019

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San Lorenzo de El Escorial (Madrid) welcomed the International Meeting of Dehonian Schools from 10 to 16 September. It was an event that saw the participation of about 1,400 German students between the ages of 10 through 19 from the Collegio Ginnasio Leonino of Handrup, a school operated by the Congregation of Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. German students arrived in San Lorenzo on Monday, 10 September. During…
We present the text of the general superior of the Dehonians - Fr. Carlos Luis Suárez Codorniú, SCJ - spoken at the end of the Eucharistic celebration at which Fr. Heiner Wilmer was consecrated as bishop of the Diocese of Hildesheim on September 1, 2018. Dear brother, Today is a day of great joy also for the Dehonian Family. Your new service responds to the same vocation that we share:…
On September 1, thousands of people, including Dehonians from around the world, filled the cathedral of Hildesheim and two nearby churches to be a part of the episcopal ordination of Heiner Wilmer, SCJ, as the 71st bishop of the German diocese. Archbishop Stefan Heße of Hamburg was the ordaining bishop. The Apostolic Nuncio, Archbishop Nikola Eterovic, presented the papal certificate of appointment to the new bishop. Among the concelebrants were…
Approximately 2,000 guests are expected for the episcopal ordination of Fr. Heiner Wilmer, SCJ, on Saturday, September 1. Joining the many faithful will be people from the German political and cultural world. Fr. Wilmer will become the 71st bishop of the diocese of Hildesheim (Germany). Thousands of people will be able to follow the ceremony, thanks to NDR television, which will broadcast it live, and on the internet. "Father Wilmer…
In full consciousness, after settling the important things and having prayed together with the confreres, at approximately noon Fr. Leo John Dehon died in Brussels on August 12, 1925. For many Dehonians throughout the world, the day of their Founder's birth in heaven has become a day dedicated to him, rich in prayers, not only for his beatification, but also for the blessing of those who, even today, follow in…