Rome, July 6. 2017 Dear  Responsible, During the Year of consecrated life, one of the main subjects was formation in all the Institutes of consecrated life. Afterwards in August 2016, the General Assembly of the CMIS debated about this question and asked the Executive Council to identify useful elements for all the secular Institutes. Finally

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

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 of
RESIDENTIAL WEEKEND 2017 Friday 28 April – Sunday 30 April 2017 Oblate Retreat Centre, Wistaston Hall, 89 Broughton Lane, Crewe CW2 8JS 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 Saturday only £30, or £40 to include
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
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