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  Jacopo Scaramuzzi of the “Vatican Insider” wrote about Pope Francis’ words to the Dehonians during their audience with him on June 5. Click here to read the original Italian text. The following is an English translation by Fr. Bernie Rosinski:“I want this beatification process to go well” is what Pope Francis said to the general chapter of the Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (Dehonians) on the matter of the beatification process of…
O Papa Francisco recebeu na manhã desta sexta-feira dia 5 de junho uma delegação dos sacerdotes do Sagrado Coração de Jesus, também conhecidos como dehonianos, que estão em Roma a participar no Capítulo geral daquela congregação. O Santo Padre saudou o recém-eleito superior geral, padre Heiner Wilmer e, tomando como estímulo o tema da reunião magna destes sacerdotes em Roma: “Misericordiosos, em comunidade, com os pobres”, apontou algumas sugestões pastorais:…
In many ways, Friday, June 5, was a day of celebration at the General Chapter. It began with Eucharist at which Fr. John van den Hengel was the main celebrant. It was his 50th anniversary of priesthood. Then it was on to a visit with Pope Francis who set aside a prepared text to freely speak with the SCJs, noting his familiarity with the congregation, its work and its charism. He mentioned Bishop Virginio Bressanelli, the former…