RMG – World Novena to Mary Help of Christians: first resources already available online

13 May 2019

(ANS - Rome) – Now near the beginning of the novena to Mary Help of Christians, the first resources relating to the World Novena proposed by the Rector Major to the whole Congregation and to all the groups that share the Salesian charism are being made available online. Accompanied by Fr Ángel Fernández Artime, this year's focus for meditation shall be the "beatitudes of the Salesian Family".

While the translation and video-editing work to make the novena videos available in the six languages ​​foreseen (Italian, English, Spanish, French, Portuguese and Polish) proceeds at a rapid pace, the support material - in Italian and Spanish - which gather the texts of the novena have already been produced, namely: title of the beatitude, motto referring to the Magnificat, presentation of an example taken from the figures of holiness of the Salesian Family, commentary by the Rector Major and final prayer.

Furthermore, to favor the use of videos all over the world, due to the time zone differences, the first videos will be made available on the ANSChannel YouTube channel starting Tuesday 14 May, one day earlier than the ordinary start date of the novena, that is May 15th.

To read and download the support material, please visit: www.sdb.org 

For videos of the novena, visit www.sdb.org, the ANS channel on YouTube, and the ANS Facebook page.


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