Vocational Discernment in an Intercultural World

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Interculturality, Catholicity and Consecrated Life

Interculturality, Catholicity and Consecrated Life Arturo Sosa, S.I. When approaching an issue of such complexity and historical density, there is the risk of being superficial, falling prey to cliches or confining oneself to useless considerations. To avoid deflecting attention away from the purpose of this meeting, I think it would be best to leave behind…

Il Vangelo va preso senza calmanti

laciviltacattolica.it «Il Vangelo va preso senza calmanti» Papa Francesco «Il Papa è in ritardo», mi dicono all’ingresso dell’Aula Paolo VI il 25 novembre 2016. Dentro, nel luogo in cui si svolgono i Sinodi, erano in attesa 140 Superiori Generali di Ordini e Congregazioni religiose maschili (Usg), riuniti alla fine della loro 88a Assemblea Generale. Fuori…

Take the Gospel without Tranquilizers

Take the Gospel without Tranquilizers A conversation with the general superiors Pope Francis “The Pope is late,” they tell me at the entrance to the Vatican’s Paul VI Audience Hall on November 26, 2016. Inside, in the place where Synods are held, 140 General Superiors of the Male Religious Orders and Congregations (USG) are waiting.…