2019

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We have had the first day of the Meeting of Major Superiors promoted by the General Government. It is taking place in Rome, at the Generalate from 11 to 15 November. There are 37 confreres from all of the provinces, regions and districts of the Congregation, along with members of the General Government and the main services of the Curia. Actually, the meeting started yesterday after dinner. While eating chestnuts,…
It was a busy day, both for the number of speakers who shared their thoughts with the assembly, and for the contents and variety of perspectives presented. The first part of the morning was dedicated to the theme of trans-cultural transformations and dimensions of devotion to the Heart of Jesus. Daniel Sidler -University of Basel- presented how this devotion developed between the Baroque era and the Enlightenment, at the end…
The international Conference titled "Sacred Heart Devotion: Memory - Body - Image – Text; Continuity and Discontinuity", began this afternoon in Rome at the Hotel Villa Aurelia, sponsored by the Congregation of the Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the University of Lucerne (Switzerland). The 120 participants include Dehonian confreres from all over the world, lay people, members of religious congregations dedicated to the Heart of Jesus, and…
These days, International Dehonian Theological Commission (CTID) is gathering for its annual meeting. The coordinators of the continental commissions, the directorate of the Dehonian Studies Centre, and the general councillors, Fr. Mfouakouet and Fr. Sanecki are participating. The meeting is always an opportunity to update each other on the activities of the various continental commissions. Another central theme is the preparation of the next theological seminar of the Congregation, in July,…
From 25 to 28 October, 2019, Fr. Carlos Luis Suárez Codorniú, superior general, accompanied by the general councilor responsible for the South Italian Province, Fr. Artur Sanecki, made his first visit to the confreres of Albania. Currently, this is a territorial community dependent on the South Italian Province. There are four Dehonians working in this area: three from the South Italian Province and one from the Polish Province. The Dehonian…