(ANS - Paris) - How to educate young people about inner freedom, so that they possess constructive criticism and do not let themselves be carried away by their emotions? How can we help them to distance themselves from false news that circulate everywhere and confuse truth with falsehood? And then, what is the critical spirit?
(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.