Dehonian Worldwide
22 March 2023

Congregation’s solidarity with Ukraine

Amid the horror of war, Dehonians are a sign of love and reconciliation.

Social Commitments
20 March 2023

Cyclone Freddy devastates Mozambique

Fr. Sandro Capoferri, provincial superior, informs us about the situation and appeals for solidarity.

Dehonian Studies
17 March 2023

Father Dehon to young and confreres in formation

Father Nilson Helmann spoke about Father Dehon to young and confreres in formation.

Dehonian Worldwide
13 March 2023

Assault at the SCJ Scholasticate in Kisangani, Congo

The Jean Dehon Scholasticate in Kisangani was attacked with a gun on the night of March 12-13, 2023. Fathers and scholastics were tortured and injured.

13 March 2023

Come with us on this mission


Dehonian Worldwide
13 March 2023

XXV General Chapter: Start!

Preparatory Commission for the XXV General Chapter.


Open sources

Letter for March 14, 2023.

Lenten Penance and the Synodal Journey

Messaggio of Pope Francis for Lent

Primo Corbelli, scj

The meaning of Lent

For the Church, the most important celebration of the year is Easter. That is why there is an extraordinary time of preparation that takes forty days. It is a period of forty days that begins with Ash Wednesday and ends with Palm Sunday.

Aimone Gelardi scj (ed.)

Life and apostolate of Dehon’s first dehonians (6)

Fr. Francis Xavier (Philip) Lamour (1843-1921), assumed various positions in the Congregation and became General Councilor. Fr. Dehon remembers him as a person who was "too mystical." He was sent by Fr. Dehon to Palestine to found two houses in Nazareth and Bethany, but the project failed.

The Séminaire du Sacré-Coeur launches a fundraising campaign

Dehonians in Canada founded the "Séminaire du Sacré-Coeur" in 1953. This year marks 70 years of its foundation. The Dehonians started a foundraising campaign.

Aimone Gelardi scj (ed.)

Life and apostolate of Dehon’s first dehonians (5)

P. Matías Maria (Orfila) Legrand (1849-1925) was a close friend of Fr. Dehon since his youth. He joined the Congregation and held several offices, including General Councilor. He died a day after Fr. Dehon's death.

Giuseppe Savagnone

Brother Biagio: the revolution of the saints

Brother Biagio Conte died on January 12, 2023 at the age of 59. He was an Italian lay missionary. He was a hermit and founded the "Mission of Hope and Charity" in Palermo to try to respond to the dramatic situations of poverty and marginalization of the people of his hometown; he dedicated his life to it and to evangelization.

Comissão Provincial para a Justiça e Paz e Integridade da Criação (PT)

With Pope Francis we want to reaffirm that “no one is saved alone”!

The Provincial Commission for Justice and Peace and the Integrity of Creation proposes this brief reflection to the Confreres and to the entire Dehonian Family on the message of His Holiness Pope Francis for the 56th World Day of Peace, scheduled, as always, for January 1, 2023.

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