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.
Aix-en-Provence: We are called to be in solidarity with the suffering world… And we are called to be sensitive to the situation of people today.
ROME: The formation workshop for superiors of Oblate scholasticates from all over the world has been going on for several days in Rome.
By seeing Jesus in the face of the poor, we may allow ourselves to be evangelized by them.
General Formation Committee meeting from March 1 to March 5, 2021 was held via zoom, due to various COVID restrictions.
Pope Pius IX proclaimed Saint Joseph, patron of the Universal Church and 150 years later, Pope Francis proposes a jubilee year in his honor.
The Asia-Oceania Formation Conference (AOFC) organized a virtual meeting from 22 to 25 February 2021 with 46 participants from 14 Oblate units.