(ANS - Vatican City) - Yesterday, March 19, at the headquarters of the Maria Mater Ecclesiae Pontifical International College in Rome, Pope Francis inaugurated the pre-synodal meeting of young people, scheduled until March 24th. In a serene, colloquial and very familiar atmosphere, he dedicated a whole morning to the 300 young people from all over the world, to prepare with them the Synod of Bishops scheduled for next October. And above all, he answered each of their questions.
(ANS - Córdoba) - In Argentina the Salesians offer assistance to thousands of children and young people in vulnerable situations. In recent years the Sons of Don Bosco have engaged in a typically Salesian project entitled: "Amarrando Redes de Solidaridad" (Connecting Networks of Solidarity) which, faced with a selfish and individualistic culture, wants to prod open "a new culture of solidarity."
(ANS - Madrid) - Today, 8 March, the International Women's Day is being celebrated worldwide, why the Salesian Congregation and all the Salesian institutions working for the integral development of women offer its best wishes and prayers.
(ANS - Gambella) - To look with the eyes of the world, there are so many criteria to evaluate the importance of a life ... Then there is Christ's way of looking upon it all. Here, a healthy provocation from the missionary Fr Filippo Perin, SDB.