Il 21 luglio scorso, con una cena di benvenuto, è iniziato il corso sul carisma della Famiglia Paolina in Brasile, presso la casa di preghiera della città Regina, Via Raposo Tavares Km 18,555.
Dall’1 al 12 luglio scorso le Pie Discepole del Divin Maestro del Venezuela hanno accolto per la visita fraterna Sr. Ana Maria Mazzurana, consigliera generale.
On July 22, 2016, the Feast of St. Mary Magdalene, the PDDM Philippine-Taiwan-Province had the joy of celebrating the Dedication of the Altar and the Blessing of the Jesus Master Chapel and Liturgical Center in Xinzhuang, New Taipei City, Taiwan.
Dal 15 al 17 luglio a Buenos Aires, nella sede della Universitá Catolica Argentina si è realizzato un incontro per i catechisti dal tema “Beati i misericordiosi” organizzato dalla Commissione di Pastorale Biblica e Catechesi della Conferenza Episcopale Argentina (CEA), in collaborazione con l’Equipe Nazionale di Catechesi (JNCA) e l’Istituto Superiore Catechistico (ISCA).
On July 13th, the Superiors General of the Pauline Family met at the General House of the Sister Disciples of the Divine Master. It is their custom to meet at least twice a year for a space of sharing and fraternity, to look at common themes, reflect and make possible choices so as to grow in the common Pauline spirit.
On the 12th of July, date on which we commemorate the birth of the Servant of God Mother Mary Scholastica Rivata, the Disciples of the Divine Master in Africa lived in joy this action of grace. In fact, the African Delegation welcomed the gift of four postulants: Aline Mindimi Afukimi, Charlotte Abis Kayombo, Jacqueline Pakasa and Marie-Jeanne Khonde Mbungu.
From the 8th to the 10th of July, our sisters in the community of Fresno, California, welcomed with great joy a group of young women for a retreat of reflection and discernment on vocation, with the theme: "Here I am Lord! Where are you calling me?"
From the 13th to the 28th of June, the two General Councillors: Sr. M. Micaela Monetti and Sr. M. Leticia Bantolinao, carried out the fraternal visit to the Delegation of Spain.
On the 30th of June 2016, Solemnity of the Apostle Paul, the members of the Pauline Family in Tokyo, lived the "Pilgrimage" for the Jubilee of Mercy. This family event was organized by the commission set up just for this event, and composed of members of our three congregations: Society of St. Paul, Daughters of St. Paul and the Pious Disciples of the Divine Master, according to the intentions of the General Superiors of the five institutes.
On 29th of June, as is usuall, all the jubilees of religious profession or priestly ordination of the members of the Pauline Family were celebrated.
The Eucharistic celebration in the crypt of the Regina Apostolorum Sanctuary in Rome, was presided over by the Superior general, Fr. Valdir Jose De Castro, ssp, and concelebrated by many other priests.