ANGOLA Fr. Thomas Bang, OMI Concerned about the animation of the orientations of the 37th General Chapter […]
After a long wait of two and a half years, after five cancelled sessions due to pandemic lockdown and its consequences, we have finally resumed the De Mazenod Experience!
For several years, the General Committee of Oblate Brothers has been responsible for the animation of the anniversary of the 1st vows. The Oblate Brothers who participated in the General Chapter, worked on the reflection for this November 1st.
The General Administration in Rome organized an online session for directors and animators of ongoing formation from all Oblate Units.
The path we walk as church, as Oblates and the Oblate family, is not neatly laid out for us. Instead, we have signposts along the way as we journey.
SENEGAL: A formation session on the protection of minors and vulnerable people and the promotion of the dignity of the priestly ministry
CONGO: Recently, the Province of Congo organized a session for formators on the protection of minors and vulnerable persons.
Formators should experience the Oblate Charism as alive, placing themselves in the spiritual encounter of St. Eugene de Mazenod.
“Realizing that formation is overwhelming and somewhat beyond us is a very good place to be.” – Superior General
A workshop for OMI Post-novitiate Formators was held in Rome from July 5 to 31 with some participants also joining online.
Workshop for Post-Novitiate Formators – “We must prepare and form our young people not for a mission, but to be missionaries”.
The Oblate Formation Workshop for Post-novitiate formators – The sharing was extraordinarily rich, diverse and insightful.