Today, August 24, 2015, the Holy Father Pope Francis has appointed our confrere Father José Ornelas Carvalho SCJ, a member of the Portuguese province, bishop of Setubal Portugal, a city 40 km south of Lisbon. The Diocese of Setúbal (Latin: Dioecesis Setubalensis) is a suffragan seat of the Catholic Church of the Patriarchate of Lisbon, and includes 9 of the 13 municipalities in the district of Setubal: Setubal, Alcochete, Almada,…
Fr. Luca Zottoli, a member of the North Italian Province, has been named as the new general treasurer for the Priests of the Sacred Heart. He is 42, and professed his first vows in 1992. Fr. Luca is currently the superior of the student community in Bologna. His official appointment will come during the General Council's meeting in September. "I wholeheartedly thank the confreres of the North Italian Province for…
  Fr. Steve gives a report during the General Chapter A time of transition On May 26th a lot of things changed for Fr. Stephen Huffstetter, SCJ. He began the day as provincial superior of the US Province and ended it as a member of the General Council in Rome. It meant not only a new job, but a new country and a new language. Within days of the chapter’s…
The US Province celebrated the religious jubilees of 11 SCJs on Monday evening, July 6. Fr. Ed Kilianski, SCJ, interim provincial superior, as well as one of the jubilarians, was the main celebrant. Fr. Stephen Huffstetter, SCJ, newly elected general councilor, was the homilist.The jubilarians included Fr. Steve Wiese, SCJ, who at 80 is not only the senior jubilarian, but also the longest in vows: 60 years (he is pictured at right). Originally from New Jersey, he…
D e h o n i a n aAnno XIII  2015   Il dono del XXIII Capitolo Generale MISERICORDIOSI, IN COMUNITÀ, CON I POVERI Centro Generale Studi SCJ INDICE 2015 Sommario Presentazione Copertina LETTERA DEL CONSIGLIO GENERALE 14 Marzo anniversario della nascita di p. Dehon. Una forza che genera vita CONTRIBUTO DELL’AMERICA LATINA Misericordiosos, em comunidade, com os pobres Comissão Teológica Dehoniana Continental de A.L. CONTRIBUTO DELL’AFRICA “C’est le mal…