2020

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Jubilee celebrations October 5 was the beginning of the two-day celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Dehonian presence in India. The main celebrant of the evening Eucharist was Fr. Carlos Luis Suarez Cordorniú, SCJ, superior general. The homily was a shared reflection by several Dehonians. After the homily, the district’s first Lay Dehonian made a year-long commitment to Dehonian spirituality; Fr. Carlos Luis received her commitment. Held on the…
Prot. N. 0298/2019 Rome, October 15, 2019   To the members of the Congregation To all the Members of the Dehonian Family At the beginning our autumn Council session, I address you to inform about an unexpected change in the composition of our General Administration. Just recently, I received a request from Fr. Alexander Sapta Dwi Handoko, in which he resigns as General Councilor because of personal needs. It is…
The members of the Rome II community, together with the General Curia, went to Monte Sole on Saturday 12 October to commemorate with the Salesians the 75th anniversary of the death of Fr. Martino Capelli, SCJ, and Don Elia Comini SDB. It was a wonderful day in which we had the opportunity to discover the different places where Fr. Martino Capelli lived the last months of his life: Monte Sole,…
October 1st is the 75th anniversary of the death of the Servant of God Fr. Martino Capelli. This date also coincides with the beginning of the Extraordinary Missionary Month called for by Pope Francis. On the occasion of these two anniversaries, we want to offer a prayer, which is the Rosary, with various testimonies of missionaries and martyrs, as well as texts of some prayers written by Fr. Capelli. We…
  On September 22nd the Church celebrates the memory of Blessed Juan María de la Cruz, a martyr of our Congregation. Pope Francis, in the Apostolic Exhortation Gaudete et Exsultate, wrote  that "the strength of the testimony of the saints lies in living the Beatitudes and the rule of conduct of the final judgment. They are few words, simple, but practical and valid for everyone, because Christianity is made, above…