The Eudist Family of Québec, Fathers and Associates together, gathered for the first meeting of their associative year in the beautiful panorama of Orleans Island, on September 18. We were nearly 45 to celebrate the Eucharist, to enjoy a wonderful meal and mostly to share our common expectations on how to grow more firmly in our quest for a better spiritual and Christian life through meetings and celebrationsrespondingto our needs.
Movement of the charismatic renovation of Arequipa, on the occasion of the diocesan year of the family, gathered, on October 14th and 15th of this year, to the middle school of the American Independence, the charismatic Congress of praise and worship entitled " Family, God's treasure for the world ".
At the beginning of the month, Fr. Jean-Michel Amouriaux, General Superior, threw a great invitation to all the Congregation in the form of a letter: "Let us begin together reading saint John Eudes's writings". This invitation answers a need formulated during the 66th general assembly: "produce an itinerary of spiritual renovation, over 5 years, «form Jesus in us»".
“A feast which is a part of our rich heritage " that is how P. Raúl Téllez Villamil, Provincial Superior of the Minuto de Dios, referred himself in the last circular to the event which Eudists are going to live on the next 20th of October.
During his visit in Africa to preach to eudist fathers, Fr. Jean-Michel Amouriaux, Superior General, could went to some Eudist places of mission. For example, he has been received to the orphanage named Claudio Migneco funded en 2011 by our eudist brother Fr. Roger Medji in the town of Agassa Gogomey, in North-east of Cotonou.
In the seminary of Rennes, established by saint Jean Eudes, they are 48 seminarians who form the community of formation with the formadors. The session of beginning of year took place in Finistère in the Society of Fathers of saint Jacques, a society missionary among whom 5 seminarists are in formation in the the seminary of Rennes. During three days, the community of the seminary gathered to form brotherly love. To the program: spiritual education, walking and lectio divina in the mounts of Arrée, visits parochial enclosures to discover how art, faith and culture become entangled in the Breton heritage.