Vietnam – New Councilor for East Asia-Ocenia: "to serve the poorer, respond to urgent needs of poor ...

(ANS - Ho Chi Minh City) - He did not participate in the 28th General Chapter and due to the ...

Poland – Missions General Councilor visits Salesian Mission Office in Warsaw

Warsaw, Poland - August 2020 - Fr Alfred Maravilla, General Councilor for the Salesian Missions, ...

"Dream and Help Others Dream"

Poor young people if, in addition to all that must be done to survive during this time, we kill, ...

RMG – Farewell to Bro. Celato, SDB: a whole life in the service of the Congregation

(ANS - Rome) - Don Bosco said: "When a Salesian dies working for souls, the Congregation has ...

Myanmar – Time of blessing despite pandemic: testimony of a Salesian

(ANS - Anisakan) - “Reflecting upon these past few months, the Covid pandemic, while it ...

India – Salesian Brother Mathew John’s Latest Contemporary Masterpiece: “The Last Supper”

(ANS – New Delhi) – The paintings of Salesian Brother Mathew John Puthanangady, of ...

Italy – On slopes of Mount Etna, "Don Bosco" urban park inaugurated

Bronte, Italy - August 2020 - Yesterday, Wednesday 5 August, in the town of Bronte (Catania), on ...


(ANS - Quito) - For the Salesians, the media play a fundamental role in the mission of educating and evangelizing young people. It is a legacy received directly from Don Bosco, through the letter on the good press, and which continues to bear fruit even today, as in the case of "Zatti, hermano nuestro", the film released on 11 July last, whose screenwriter and director is Fr Ricardo Cámpoli, SDB.

(ANS - Griskabudis) - On Saturday 25 July the Lithuanian Salesian Family dedicated a day of remembrance and gratitude to the first Lithuanian Salesian, Fr Antanas Skeltys, on the occasion of the 60 years since his death.

(ANS - Tivoli) –  A processional luminous cross by the iconographer Domenica Ghidotti was blessed on the occasion of the 48th anniversary of the death of the Servant of God Msgr. Giuseppe Cognata, (22 July 1972). It coincides this year with the announcement of the consent of Pope Francis to the opening of the cause of beatification and canonization of the Salesian bishop. The blessing took place in the Mother House of the Salesian Oblates of the Sacred Heart (SOSC) in Tivoli.

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  • Italy – 150th anniversary of birth of Fr Pietro Ricaldone

    (ANS - Mirabello Monferrato) – Being celebrated - in addition to the centenary of the birth of Fr Egidio Viganò, VII Successor of Don Bosco at the head of the Salesian Congregation - is the 150th anniversary of the birth of Fr Pietro Ricaldone. Rector Major from 1932 to 1951, he was born in Mirabello Monferrato on July 27, 1870. For this occasion, his hometown remembered him with two days of celebration.


  • Brazil – The great meeting: Don Bosco and ECA's 30 years

    (ANS - San Paolo) - Education is a thing of the heart, said Don Bosco. It is an extremely appropriate paradigm to celebrate the 30 years of the Statute of the Child and Adolescent (ECA, in Portuguese), a set of rules of the Brazilian legal system aimed at the integral protection of children and adolescents, which in July celebrated its thirtieth anniversary.


  • "Dream and Help Others Dream"

    Poor young people if, in addition to all that must be done to survive during this time, we kill, annul, or maim their dreams and their desire to do something great and beautiful with their lives.

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ANS - “Agenzia iNfo Salesiana” is a on-line almost daily publication, the communication agency of the Salesian Congregation enrolled in the Press Register of the Tibunal of Rome as n 153/2007.

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