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    ACSI Newsletter. April 2017

    EB/NL-7/April 2017 Dear Friends, On April 24th, 2005, from Saint Peter’s Square, Benedict XVI reminded all of us: “Each of us is the result of a thought of God. Each of us is willed, each of us is loved, each of us is necessary. There is nothing more beautiful than to be surprised by the...
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    An original initiative in India to make secular institutes known

    India Post release of OMMI postal cover and stamp for the Jubilee Mercy Savariyaradimai, Regional Leader; and Thresiamma Mathew, Directress of Archana Women’s Centre “In connection with the Golden Jubilee of the Oblate missionaries of Mary Immaculate in India, we got an opportunity to join the Department of Post to release a special postal cover...
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    Tema 1: Documentos fundacionales de los Institutos Seculares

    EL CONCILIO VATICANO II, ESTIMULO Y RETO PARA INSTITUTOS SECULARES La recepción del Concilio Vaticano II prosigue su camino y nos interpela a todos. Hoy, en estas reflexiones, centraré mi atención en dos cuestiones: La primera puede formularse de la manera siguiente: ¿Por qué el Concilio Vaticano II, que sólo se ocupó de los Institutos Seculares...
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    Meeting of the CMIS Executive Council

    Next March 25th and 26th, the members of the CMIS Executive Council will be in Rome for an important meeting. Their exchanges will cover different themes they have been developing, notably on the Identity Charter, formation and communication. During this meeting, the Executive Council members will also meet with Cardinal Joao Bráz de Aviz, prefect ...
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    Last news from the US Conference of Secular Institutes

    The Mountaineer Volume 10, Issue 1 From the Desk of the President Dear Friends, During this season of Lent we join the universal Church on a pilgrimage homeward to the Father. Following in the footsteps of Jesus we set our eyes on the Father and make him our one goal during this time set aside...
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    Annual Secular Institute meeting in England – NCSI

    RESIDENTIAL WEEKEND 2017 Friday 28 April – Sunday 30 April 2017 Oblate Retreat Centre, Wistaston Hall, 89 Broughton Lane, Crewe CW2 8JS www.orc-crewe.org Secular Institutes seventy years after “Provida Mater Ecclesia” Reflection and discussion led by Pierre Langeron, Secretary to CMIS (World Conference of Secular Institutes) Cost: Weekend £132; or ...
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    XXI World of Consecrated Life.
    Homily of His Holiness Pope Francis

    Vatican Basilica Thursday, 2 February 2017 When the parents of Jesus brought the Child in fulfilment of the prescriptions of the law, Simeon, “guided by the Spirit” (Lk 2:27), took the Child in his arms and broke out in a hymn of blessing and praise. “My eyes”, he said, “have seen your salvation, which you...
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    70th anniversary of the Apostolic Constitution
    “Provida Mater Ecclesia”.
    World Day of Consecrated Life

    Circular letter Rome, January 30. 2017 On  the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord in 1997, Pope Saint John Paul II instituted ‘The World Day of Consecrated Life’, a day of prayer for women and men in consecrated life ; since then, it is celebrated every 2 February. On the occasion of the XXI Day...
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    Argentinian Secular Istitute Cristifero

    Esperanza Beatriz Abadía, Betty, como cariñosamente la llamábamos, fundadora del Instituto Secular Cristífero, pasó a vivir la Pascua eterna el viernes 28 de octubre de 2016. Le pedimos a nuestra querida Betty que, desde el cielo, interceda por nuestro Instituto y por toda la vida consagrada secular....
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    Next General Assembly of the Spanish Conference of Secular Institutes