Peru - Installation of the new Provincial of Peru, Fr Manuel Cayo

Lima, Peru - February 2017 - On 26 February, in the Basilica of Mary Help of Christians, Fr Timothy ...

Sierra Leone - Transformation begins at Don Bosco Fambul

(ANS - Freetown) - The problem of street children, even after many years of efforts, continues ...

Vatican - Fr Zeman declared martyr, Mons. Ortiz Arrieta declared Venerable

(ANS - Vatican City) - Today, 27 February, in an audience granted to Cardinal Angelo Amato ...

RMG - The Team Visits begin, starting with South Asia

(ANS - Rome) - The Team Visit is an instrument of animation by the Rector Major and the General ...

Vietnam – “Young People, discover the dream of God for each one of you!”

(ANS – Tahi Binh) – The two days of Thai Binh diocesan Youth Day in Thai Binh ...

Tanzania - "When Orphans meet a father": the story of Leah

(ANS - Mafinga) - Tanzania is considered the most beautiful place in the wild world. The ...

Italy - World Council of the Association of Salesian Cooperators

Rome, Italy - February 2017 - The World Council of the Salesian Cooperators (ASSCC) met from 22 to ...

NEWS

(ANS - Mafinga) - Tanzania is considered the most beautiful place in the wild world. The Ngorongoro Crater, which is home to approximately 25,000 animals, is considered one of the most beautiful places to find lions, leopards, elephants, buffalo and rhinos. Life there is beautiful with the beauty of nature and is enriched with the history of its people. In Tanzania, the Salesians started a mission in the Mafinga area in 1980, and they saw the need to open a house for 500 orphans.

(ANS – Xuan Hiep) – The last event of the Rector Major’s  visit to the Provincial House in HCM City was the great Salesian Family encounter in the afternoon of February 22nd. About 900 participants were present from all groups of the Salesian Family: SDB, FMA, Don Bosco Past Pupils, FMA Past Pupils, VDB, SGC as well many Friends of Don Bosco, Parents of Salesians - especially of the numerous Salesian missionaries ad gentes working in all five continents - and some benefactors.

(ANS - Catania) - Don Bosco used to say, "do not put off to tomorrow the good you can do today, because maybe tomorrow you will not have time." There has never been a more appropriate phrase to describe what is happening with the Salesians of San Gregorio, near Catania, as they launch the project "A Strange Rainbow: all the colours of the invisible." It is a project to take care of foreign children in accordance with the canons of the Preventive System: education as a matter of the heart; reason, religion (according to their beliefs), and loving-kindness.

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INTERVIEWS

  • RMG - A new image of Don Bosco, "with young people for young people"

    (ANS - Rome) – In future, when the Rector Major and his Councillors go to the various regions for the Team Visit, they will carry with them a small statue of Don Bosco. It is in contemporary style and a bit different from traditional images. Mauro Baldassarri, the artist who created the statue, has spoken about his relationship with Don Bosco and about art and education.

EDITORIAL

  • Listen to the voice of God in the young

    Pope Francis is undoubtedly one of the greatest leaders of our time; it is impossible for a believer to understand the geopolitical and social context while ignoring his interventions. He is a profoundly innovative Pontiff who always surprises us with his teaching impregnated the "freshness" of the Gospel which frightens and shock many people. 

EVENTS

  • Italy - Salesian Mission Day 2017: Don Bosco's dream continues

    (ANS - Rome) - The Salesian Mission Day is an event that is celebrated all round the world, although on different dates. It offers an opportunity to reflect on the missionary dimension of the Salesian charism. Next Sunday, 26 February it will be celebrated in Italy, with the traditional name "DOMISAL" (Salesian Mission Sunday). The guiding theme will be "... and they stayed with us," recalling the action of the Salesian missionaries among the indigenous peoples of Latin America.

SPECIAL REPORTS

MESSAGES OF THE RECTOR MAJOR

  • FAMILIES NEVER GO OUT OF STYLE

    My dear friends, readers, friends of Don Bosco and his works throughout the world, and my dear Salesian Family: I greet you with all cordiality, wishing you the best in 2017, the new year that the Lord have given us as a gift.

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