2017 Annual Meeting of the USCSI

The Charism of Secular Institutes as Seen through the Eyes of our Founders The Annual Meeting provides opportunity for representatives from all United States Secular Institutes to gather and share with one another and to act together on behalf of matters relevant to the purposes of the USCSI.
Conference for Major Superiors and Vocation Animation Personnel, to be held in Rome from November 30th to December 3rd 2017, at the PontificaI Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum (Via degli Aldobrandeschi, 190).
  We were waiting for it for a long time: here is the official text about the main features defining the identity of our vocation. It is a Letter written by the Prefect of the Congregation for the Institutes of consecrated life, for to the bishops of the whole Church. It is the result of
L’Osservatore Romano, 21 luglio 2017 Di José Rodríguez Carballo Evangelii gaudium parte da un principio chiaro: la Chiesa è chiamata ad “uscire” per annunciare il Vangelo a tutti, in tutti i luoghi e in tutte le occasioni, senza ritardi e senza paure. Si tratta di mettersi in una situazione di “uscita”, di andare oltre, di stare
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
Buenos Aires, 12 de Junio 2017 Estimados Miembros del Consejo Ejecutivo de la CISAL Estimados Presidentes de las Confederaciones, Federaciones y Juntas de Institutos Seculares de América Latina y el Caribe Estimados Responsables Generales / Regionales de los Institutos   Queridos hermanos/as en Cristo: Ya caminando hacia el “XII Congreso Latinoamericano de Institutos Seculares” a