Living Christmas in the Salesian Style

Current times are times of crisis. They present situations that regretfully are in contrast with the festive message of Christmas and that, naturally, are greatly disheartening. The message of the Gospel invites us to celebrate Christmas with a different view of reality and to be filled with hope in this time we are living. This is what we express through our Christmas wishes, when for instance we tell our friends “May the light of Christ illumine us”, “May the mystery of love flood your lives” or when we speak of the “great feast of sharing”.

It is appropriate that these expressions we repeat every year may be understood in their true meaning.

"My father was a wandering Aramean"

We have more in common with one another than we think. What unites us is much more than what separates us. In every region of the world, in our cities as well as in the most remote places, there are people who for different reasons are looking for a place to live a new life.

Our young people are getting poorer

In recent weeks two reports have appeared in the media in Latin America and in Italy on the alarming increase in poverty among young people.

Give reason for our hope

An invitation to tell the story of the world and the stories of men and women, in the light of the good news.


ANS - “Agenzia iNfo Salesiana” is a on-line almost daily publication, the communication agency of the Salesian Congregation enrolled in the Press Register of the Tibunal of Rome as n 153/2007.

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