Sri Lanka – A Leap of faith

(ANS – Dungalpitiya) – Fr. Noel Sumagui (45 years, Filipino missionary from FIN province) was sent by the Rector Major last September 2015 with other 5 missionaries to Sri Lanka Viceprovince. Six months after living in this South Asia country that suffered recently a civil war and many painful experiences, Fr. Noel shares his new life experience.

(ANS – Rome) – In the face of hearsay and rumours circulating on the net about the current situation of Fr Uzhunnalil, we asked Fr Mathew Valarkote, Secretary of the Province of Bangalore on which the Salesian mission in Yemen depends, for an authoritative response:

Spain - Merciful like the Father

(ANS - Santiago de Compostela) - The Salesian Fr Francisco García Fraile is one of more than 1,000 Missionaries of Mercy chosen by the Pope. In recent months, during the Jubilee, he has been called to be a healer of hearts and of the spirit.

(ANS - Rome) – Bro. Renato Celato, 93, is a Salesian of the old guard. He was the ever reliable and discreet chauffeur of four Rector Majors. His was a long life of service, always observant and punctual to a heroic degree. And it was marked with a mysterious encounter!

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