2019

2019-04 PASCOA-EN

Last January 31 to February 1, 2015, delegates from Indonesia came to the Philippines for a meeting to discuss the implementation of the Spiritual Path (Iter Formativo). The encounter took place in the Sacred Heart Formation House, Cagayan de Oro City. With the blessing and support of Fr Andreas Madya and Fr Franciszek Pupkowski, respective Superiors of the Indonesian Province and Philippine Region, the group gathered to make a strategic…
January, 2015, marked the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the concentration camp at Auschwitz. Those who have gone there, even for a single visit, take in images that can never be forgotten and emotions that touch the heart. On two occasions I went to Auschwitz-Birkenau; the first time with a guided tour and more recently with a group of European catechists. We commemorated and lived in that place which…
Towards the General Chapter 2015: Contributions of  the European Dehonian Theological Commission    Download the text (English) (italiano) (español)  Guarda gli altri contributi / Watch the other contributions Mercy and Pardon  Fr. John van den Hengel, scj       “Miséricorde” is a frequently used word in the writings of Léon Dehon.[1] Although Dehon uses the word often in a social of political context – mercy for France – or as attached to…
  The situation and condition of our present age have indeed influenced the commitments of young people to respond and live their vocation. Modern lives are offering lots of attractive choices and easiness that challenge young people’s perseverance to hold their commitment to vocation.         To understand formandi clearly and deeply as products of the present age has become an urgent and important call for formators to reform and develop…