On February 20, 2017, the working group of the Commission for the Training of Directors General of the European Provinces met in Paris to prepare the second phase of this training, to be held in Rome from 6 to 9 November 2017.
The program of this next meeting was established around the theme of charismatic management and will soon be validated by the European Commission of the General Curia. The first phase took place from 15 to 19 January in Granada, on the theme of the figure of Saint John of God.
At the initiative of the province of France, this training is addressed to the Directors General of the European Provinces, thus inviting them to be attentive to the fact that fidelity to the charism and the mission of hospitality is visible in the establishments Saint Jean de God, through a management coherent with the values conveyed there and which are the foundation of the Hospital Order.
Jean-François Hilaire, CEO of the Saint Jean de Dieu Foundation, said: "This training aims to enable us to rediscover the history, spiritual journey of Saint John of God, to analyze his charism in order to perceive how he can Be a source of inspiration for our leadership today. These days give us the opportunity to get to know each other through sharing rich and varied experiences. "
These meetings should lead to exchanges and common reflections on subjects which are of collective interest, such as the transmission of the culture of hospitality or more specific subjects. "These trainings contribute to conveying the experiences of the hospital family beyond the borders and reinforce the role of the laity in the promotion of hospitality according to Saint John of God #HospitallerGiving #OurDailyHabits ... See MoreSee Less
The winners are Brother Tom, Good Shepherd Ministries Co-workers and Pizza Pizza! Thank you for creating a simple evening of sports and friendship. #HospitallerGiving #OurDailyHabits ... See MoreSee Less
World Day for Consecrated Life is celebrated in the Church on Thursday, February 2, 2017 and in parishes on the weekend of February 4-5, 2017. Please pray for all those who have made commitments in the consecrated life, and be sure to thank them on their special day. May they continue to be inspired by Jesus Christ and respond generously to God's gift of their vocation.
Prayer for Consecrated Persons God our Father, we thank you for calling men and women to serve in your Son’s Kingdom as sisters, brothers, religious priests, consecrated virgins, and hermits, as well as members of Secular Institutes. Renew their knowledge and love of you, and send your Holy Spirit to help them respond generously and courageously to your will. We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever. Amen. #HospitallerGiving #OurDailyHabits ... See MoreSee Less
Many thanks for the great donation! #HospitallerGivingExciting day at the centre. The Good Shepherd are so grateful and happy to receive this amazingly generous donation of a new van from T.G.WU Benevolent fund of Goodyear Wolverhampton. Many , Many thanks ... See MoreSee Less