(ANS - Guatemala City) - Finding one's own vocation is an issue that concerns every human being. From an early age, you have to set off on this task, discover your gifts, find what you like to do, understand what our place in the world. Specialists in the education of young people, Salesians are committed to creating a vocational culture and, beginning this 2018, have started the campaign for vocations; it's called "PROVOCA."
(ANS – Rome) – The focus of the 2018 Salesian Mission Day (SMD) is again on the Initial Proclamation of Jesus, this time in the Asian continent with a special attention to the environment of the Vocation Training Center. Starting from the title 'Whispering the Gospel' this SMD looks like a precious gift to all of EAO provinces, with the multiple occasion to rekindle the missionary flame of each Salesian.
(ANS - Manaus) - Laura Vicuña, a blessed of the Salesian Family, whose liturgical memorial was celebrated last 22nd January, is considered the patron saint of victims of ill-treatment and intra-family violence. To understand why, it is necessary to consider her personal history and perceive, in the course of her short life, her strength and her resistance to domestic violence.
(ANS – New Rochelle) – On Sunday, January 14, 2018, Pope Francis celebrated the Sunday morning Mass in St. Peter’s to mark the church’s 104th World Day of Migrants and Refugees. From the beginning of his pontificate, Pope Francis has demonstrated a special predilection for migrants and refugees. “Migrants and refugees don't represent just a problem to be solved, but are brothers and sisters to be welcomed, respected and loved” he has said.