Brazil – Provincial gathering of ministries in São Paulo draws over 200 altar servers
São Paulo, Brazil - August 2022 - Last Saturday, August 6, the Provincial House of the Brazil-São Paulo Province hosted the gathering of the ministries of the Capital and Paulista regions. In total, the event brought together 217 altar servers between the ages of 5 and 17. The opening was held at the Shrine of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, with Mass presided over by the Provincial, Fr. Justo Ernesto Piccinini. Afterwards, participants attended a formation seminar led by Fr. Rafael Galvão, BSP's Vocational and Mission Animation Officer. In the morning there was still time for a recreational workshop prepared by Salesian Bruno Richard Inácio and young Larissa Borges from the Don Bosco Institute. In the afternoon, the day continued with festive oratory activities, with different types of games - volleyball, football, board games, inflatables... - and the activities ended with the Salesian "good night" message.