On the 15th of August 2016, Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Sr. M. Glades Souza, currently in Rome for the trimester of preparation for Perpetual Profession, renewed her consecration as a Disciple of the Divine Master.
The Eucharistic celebration took place in the Church of Jesus the Divine Master and was presided over by Fr. Graziano Sala. The religious vows were received by the Vicar General, Sr. M. Celine Cunha.
From the 12th to the 14th of August in Quito, Ecuador, the Latin American Episcopal Conference (CELAM) and the Catholic Biblical Federation for Latin America and the Caribbean organized the 2nd Meeting for biblical animators, with the theme: "The missionary disciples are back filled with joy" . It was attended by 85 people, from 25 nations, representing 22 Bishops' Conferences of America.
On the 15th of August, Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Parish, the Parish of St. Stanislaus at Gródek, Ukraine, had reason to celebrate: Sr. M. Evelina Sukharska and Sr. M. Ania Chernetska, made their Perpetual Profession as Disciples of the Divine Master.
On Sunday 14th of August, Sr. M. Luciana Fuchineco made her Perpetual Profession as a Disciple of the Divine Master. The rite was carried out in the parish Church of St. Roch, in her place of origin in the north of Argentina.
On the 14th of August 2016, whilst in the Democratic Republic of Congo the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary was being celebrated, the Disciples of the Divine Master of the African Delegation, with great joy, participated in the Perpetual Profession of Sr. Marina Magalie MUNKOKO and Sr. M. Jacqueline KILONDO.
On Saturday, August 6th , the Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord, religious, consecrated lay people , members of the Ordo Virginum and new forms of apostolic life of the Diocese of Buenos Aires celebrated the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy , with the participation of about 400 brothers and sisters.
On Saturday 30th of July in the Parish of St. Anthony of Caxingui , São Paulo , the Disciples of the Divine Master, celebrated 60 years of presence in Brazil . It was also an opportunity to give thanks to God for the 25 , 50 and 65 years of religious life of the sisters : Maria Goretti Lima de Medeiros , Maristela Bravin , Cristina Lázaro and Venerina Vaccarisi.
On the 1st of August 2016, within the arc of the Year of Mercy, the pddm junior sisters who are preparing for their Perpetual Vows gathered at the tomb of Blessed James Alberione, in the subcrypt in the Sanctuary of Mary Queen of the Apostles, Rome.
On the 21st of July last, with a welcoming supper, the course on the charism of the Pauline Family began, at the House of Prayer in the City of Regina, Via Raposo Tavares Km 18,555, Brazil.