2020

2020-02-07c

In the programmatic letter 2018-2024, in number 3.1.3, the General Government states that it wants to "promote and support our own theological institutes, particularly in Taubaté and in Hales Corners" during this sexennium. In this perspective, members of the Dehonian Study Center were commissioned by the Superior General to make visits to the Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology (USA) and the Faculdade Dehoniana (BRA) in November and December…
The website www.settimananews.it has published an article by Fr. Stefano Zamboni on David Neuhold's book "Mission and Church, Money and Nation. Four perspectives on Léon Dehon, founder of the Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus", published by Edizioni Dehoniane Bologna. Fr. Zamboni, who is also responsible for the Italian translation of the book, summarizes in this article the book on our founder under the title "Four 'conflicts' in Leo…
On the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord, February 20, 2020, 15 novices professed their first vows in Brazil. They represent the Southern Brazilian Province (BRM), Brazil - Sao Paulo (BSP) and the Venezuelan Region (VEN). The celebration took place in the Chapel of the Novitiate of Our Lady of Fatima in Jaraguá do sul (SC). Fr. Gilberto Bonato Xavier, SCJ, provincial superior of BRM, presided over the celebration,…
From February 10-15, 2020, five members of the Dehonian Theological Commission of Latin America gathered at the Dehonian Retreat house in Buenos Aires (ARG). The main purpose of this meeting was to study “Social Sin” in Latin America in view of the international Dehonian theological seminar to be held in Cameroon in July.  The method of the work involved personal study and the comparison of ideas in the group. As…
The Italian version of David Neuhold's study on Fr. Dehon has been published by Edizioni Dehoniane of Bologna: "Mission and Church, Money and Nation. Four perspectives on Léon Dehon, founder of the Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus". This work offers a very innovative approach to the person of our founder, examining his personality, his acting and thinking in the contexts indicated by the title of the book. As…