Sunday 26 January 2014

don bosco Marathon Ibadan, Rotary club Akure, ondo youth centre

basket ball at the Salesian youth centre in Ondo

 Salesian youth centre Akure with the Rotary Club

Monday 6 January 2014

Salesian General Chapter 27 starts in February 2014

GC27 will have other tasks also:
1. electing the Rector Major and general council for the period 2014-2020;
2. assessing requests made by GC25 and GC26;
3. rethinking the organization and structuring of the departments for the Salesian mission (youth ministry, missions, communications);
4. assessing the structure of the three regions in Europe;
5. assessing the role of the vicar of the Rector Major in relationship to the Salesian Family;
6. evaluating the structures for animation and central government of the Congregation.

some other areas of consideration by the Rector Major

1. living the Salesian consecrated vocation, which is a gift of God and a personal plan of life with the grace of unity and with joy;
2. having a strong spiritual experience, making Jesus’ way of living and acting one’s own – obedient, poor, and chaste – and becoming seekers of God;
3. building in our communities a fraternal way of life and action;
4. dedicating ourselves with generosity to the mission, walking beside the young in order to give hope to the word

materials for the events are online: http://www.sdb.org/en/Documents/General_Chapters/GC27_2014#Logo