Argentina – Basket of solidarity: "To the measure that we help, we enrich ourselves and put into ...

(ANS - Santa Fe) - The students of the last year of the "Don Bosco" Institute in Santa Fe ...

Kenya – "Don Bosco Tech Africa" strengthens International Cooperation and Networking

(ANS - Nairobi) - "Don Bosco Tech Africa" ​​(DBTA), the coordinating body of all the Salesian ...

RMG – New Regional Councilor for Interamerica: "We grow in closeness to young people, in the ...

(ANS - Rome) – Mexican, 51, former Provincial of the Mexico-Guadalajara Province (MEG), ...

Syria – The lives of Samar, Rashad ... And millions of Syrians are still in danger

(ANS - Damascus) - In Syria, after the first recorded case of contagion from Covid-19, the ...

RMG – New issue and new guise for "Ricerche Storiche Salesiane - Salesian Historical Research"

(ANS - Rome) - Issue 74 (January-June 2020) of "Ricerche Storiche Salesiane" (RSS), the ...

India - Salesians distribute over 250 liters of milk to poor children in the slums

Mumbai, India - July 2020 - The "Don Bosco Development Society" (DBDS) of the Salesians in Mumbai ...

South Sudan – Gumbo IDP camp facing Covid-19 hazards

(ANS - Gumbo) - According to the most updated official data, out of a total population of over ...

Rome, Italy - June 28, 2019 - Friday, June 28, 2019, the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the procession of the statue of the Sacred Heart took place on the main streets of the city of Rome. Accompanying her was Cardinal Giuseppe Versaldi, Prefect of the Congregation for Catholic Education and titular cardinal of the Basilica of the Sacred Heart, who blessed the faithful and places close to the basilica built by Don Bosco himself.

Fuerte Olimpo, Paraguay - August 16, 2017 – To celebrate the 202th anniversary of Don Bosco's birth, the "Don Bosco" chapel of the Fuerte Olimpo district organized a procession in honor of its patron. Salesian Bishop Mons. Gabriel Escobar, bishop of the Apostolic Vicariate of Chaco Paraguayo, also participated in the festivities.

Macas, Ecuador – 19 November 2016 - Over 1800 students from the "Fiscomisional Don Bosco" Educational Unit, along with their families and many of the faithful, joined in prayer to greet Our Lady Purissima di Macas in a procession through the streets of the city of Macas, which ended with a Eucharistic celebration.

Togo, Gbodjome August 2016- The Novice Master Fr. Paul Wogomebou, presented 16 candidates for Salesian life, who made their profession on 16 August. Seven of the new Salesians belong to the AFO Province and 9 to the ETA Province. The celebration was presided over by Father José Mariza, Provincial of AFO, surrounded by Salesians who had come for the occasion.

Santa Julia, Mexico - August 2016 - On 16 August in commemoration of the 201st anniversary of the birth of Don Bosco, in the Mary Help of Christians Shrine in Santa Julia, six young novices from the Vice-Province of Haiti and the Mexican Provinces (MEM and MEG) made their first profession. The MEM Provincial, Fr Gabino Hernández, presided over the celebration together with Fr Hugo Orozco (Provincial MEG) and Fr Ducange Sylvain, Superior of Haiti. Many Salesians and young people were present.

 

Breña Lima, Peru – 16 August 2016 - To celebrate the 201st anniversary of the birth of Don Bosco, the Salesian Family, with the members of the parish of Mary Help of Christians and students of the St Francis de Sales Salesian School, processed through the populous neighbourhood of Brena carrying the statue of the Saint of Youth.

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  • FALLING STARS FORCE US TO LOOK AT THE SKY

    We would spend hours, as children, with eyes that searched the dark sky to catch and surprise falling stars. They said to us, "When you see a falling star, make a wish." But it is always sad to see a star that detaches itself from the sky and falls. Where do falling stars go?

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  • Vatican – More weapons or more health for all? The question that world leaders must answer after Covid-19

    (ANS - Vatican City) - “If I have a sick person in the family and I need to spend on their care, will I not direct all my resources to the health of my family member? I don't want to trivialize, but we are in the moment in which we must understand where to direct resources in a moment of epochal change.” During a press conference held yesterday at the Vatican, Sister Alessandra Smerilli, Daughter of Mary Help of Christians, who teaches political economy at the Salesians' Pontifical Faculty of Educational Sciences "Auxilium", indicated the priorities to pursue in the post-pandemic era.

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