With you, I give thanks for the faith and commitment of these brothers, and I pray the Lord to give them the gift of fidelity.
We set the date for the next session of the Plenary General Council, which will be the last before the General Chapter. The GPC will be held in Rome from November 30 to December 9.
Benoît Bigard presents the current situation of his communities: Jerusalem, Athens, Bucharest and Margineni in Romania, Istanbul, Plovdiv (Bulgaria) and finally Moscow
by retaining one of the two proposals made and validated the list of lay people who will be invited and will represent the reality of the Assumptionist laity in each of our provinces.
Miguel presented the contribution that he had written in the name of the Ordinary General Council to be given to the association of superiors general.
and the Provincial Chapters that will precede and prepare it. Each Provincial Superior reports to us on the progress of this preparation in his province.
The subject is complicated because the needs and practices of the provinces are different. In Africa, for example, religious must normally have secular degrees to teach in our schools.
A guide explained us the history of the country over the last 150 years.
In remembrance of them today we want to learn from their testimony of life and to strengthen our experience of faith in a world that continues to write his history with innocent blood. Let us prepare ...
May the Lord give him abundant spiritual fruits in the service of our Assumptionist family.