Brazil - Rector Major meets BSP Provincial Council

Lorena, Brazil - October 18, 2017 - The Rector Major, Fr Ángel Fernández Artime, and ...

RMG – Reflection on the Rosary

(ANS – Rome) – “My mother having been raised from the age of 5 to 14 in what ...

Czech Republic - Dialogue between the Rector Major and young people

(ANS - Brno) – One's own vocational journey, the current state of the Salesian charism ...

Spain - Youth Ministry and Family: a Congress that comes from afar

(ANS - Madrid) – Just slightly over a month to go to the start of the International ...

Colombia - A SYM that transforms lives

La Pintada-Antioquia, Colombia - October 2017 - From 11 to 14 October, the Campo Bosco 2017 was ...

South Korea – Korea's only Salesian parish: Guro 3 Dong

(ANS – Seoul) – The Catholic Church in Korea is grateful to God for the steadfast ...

Cuba - Commemorating venerable Fr Vandor on 38th anniversary of his passing

Santa Clara, Cuba - October 2017 - In the "Nuestra Señora del Carmen" parish, the same that ...

NEWS

(ANS - Baku) - The Feast of Don Bosco was celebrated with great enthusiasm in Baku, in Azerbaijan, one of the frontier outposts of the mission of the Salesian Congregation. A symbol of the care of the Congregation for this mission on the periphery was the presence of Fr Tadeusz Rozmus, Regional Councillor for Central and Northern Europe. He made a three-day visit to coincide with the Feast of Don Bosco and to animate the Salesian Family in the country.

Liberia – Arrival of the Rector Major

(ANS – Monrovia) – Fr Angel Fernandez Artime, Rector Major of the Salesians of Don Bosco, arrived to a grand welcome at Roberts’ International Airport, Monrovia, Liberia today (2 February). He was received at the airport by the rectors of the two communities in Monrovia, and by Mr Lawrence Felix Amajie, Deputy Chief of Protocol, Republic of Liberia, young people, and representatives from the Salesian parish.

(ANS - Kazipet) - Even little children are capable of great gestures: the children who attend the Club of Human Rights in the States of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana have decided to put aside some of their money to support their peers in Chennai, who were severely tested by the floods last December.

INTERVIEWS

  • Czech Republic - Dialogue between the Rector Major and young people

    (ANS - Brno) – One's own vocational journey, the current state of the Salesian charism for Europe, the Salesian response to the challenges of migration ... Rector Major Fr Ángel Fernández Artime discussed this and other issues with the local youth in Brno a few weeks ago during his animation visit to the Czech Republic. Below, a few extracts from their conversation:

EDITORIAL

EVENTS

  • Spain - Youth Ministry and Family: a Congress that comes from afar

    (ANS - Madrid) – Just slightly over a month to go to the start of the International Youth Ministry and Family Congress being held in Madrid, Spain, from 27 November to 1 December, 2017. Preparations for the Congress - animated by the Youth Ministry Dicastery in the wake of the 2014 and 2015 Synods of Bishops on Family - has involved the entire Salesian Congregation over the past two years through a consultation of Provincial Councils on this important theme.

SPECIAL REPORTS

  • South Korea – Korea's only Salesian parish: Guro 3 Dong

    (ANS – Seoul) – The Catholic Church in Korea is grateful to God for the steadfast growth of the past 50 years. Among South Korea's population of 53 million, there are 5.7 million baptized Catholic - 10.9% of the total population. Its 1,719 parishes and 740 mission stations are mainly ministered by the diocesan clergy - 4,264 priests. Religious and missionary society priests are only 898. Also, in Seoul, the capital city, with its 229 parishes and 1.5 million Catholics, there are only 3 parishes entrusted to the religious congregation – and only one of them, to the Salesians.

MESSAGES OF THE RECTOR MAJOR

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