• 23 2017 June

    Nueve de Julio’s Madrugadores: Where no one questions anyone

    ARGENTINA, Carlos Cappelletti • In the measure that the group of Madrugadores in Nueve de Julio, Argentina, which was founded in 2014, grew our illusion increased. With complete confidence, the Blessed Mother showed us the way. We began to focus on inviting those men, who had left the sacraments under different circumstances. In many cases, it was about broken

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  • 21 2017 June

    We have to tell about the life of Fr Pablo Pelaez

    GERMANY/ECUADOR, Maria Fischer • “For fifty, almost fifty-one years, Pablo traversed and explored this earth in the fullest sense of the word. It was a journey with many stopping points, many changes, with many joys and, in the last few years, with a great deal of suffering. All of us here today, and many, many others, met Pablo Enrique

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  • 21 2017 June

    A persistent Mother’s invitation

    ARGENTINA, Carlos Cappelletti • There is a large group of Madrugadores in Nueve de Julio, a city in the northwest of the Buenos Aires, Argentina region, where Servant of God, Cardinal Eduardo Francisco Pironio, was born in 1920. He was the first Latin American to serve in the Roman Curia at the time of the establishment of the cardinal

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  • 21 2017 June

    Uniting generations at the Little Sisters of the Poor Retirement Home

    ITALY, Jennifer Stahl • On Saturday, 27 May, some members of Rome’s Girls’ Youth began a project that continues in the wake of missions and the apostolate, but this time – in our city! The idea was born from Joseph Engling’s first offering. We also preferred to offer different “flowers” to our Blessed Mother during May: prayers, intentions and

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  • 21 2017 June

    Establishing a brotherhood: First Worldwide Schoenstatt Men’s Gathering held in Portugal

    PORTUGAL, by Lena Castro Valente • The first Worldwide Gathering of Schoenstatt Men was held in Portugal from 28-31 May 2017 – in Gafanha da Nazarét, Aveiro. Almost forty representatives from Chile, Argentina, Paraguay, Germany, Spain, and Portugal attended. Those attending felt and commented that this constituted a first and important step to unblocking borders among different Men’s Communities

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  • 21 2017 June

    I did not want to go…

    ECUADOR, Emilio Puñet • I had resisted for years, convincing myself that I had other ministries, so why would I invite more problems? It was not my thing…the heat, the discomfort, a trip of who knows how many hours… They were the first Family Missions in Jama with my wife, and everything I feared…happened! Worse still, the crowing rooster

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  • 21 2017 June

    Your Future – We are the New Generation: Celebrating the 70th Anniversary blessing of the first daughter shrine in Ulm-Soeflingen, Germany

    GERMANY Georg Schick • On the afternoon of the weekend celebrations, Carolin Ankenbauer’s song, “We are the New Generation, Your Future,” was the one the Girls’ Youth spontaneously requested after the “Take me” concert. It was also the Girls’ Youth that began construction on the shrine in Ulm, Germany during the war years.  At that time, Fr. Kentenich often

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Schoenstatt - Reaching out

Nueve de Julio’s Madrugadores: Where no one questions anyone

ARGENTINA, Carlos Cappelletti • In the measure that the group of Madrugadores in Nueve de Julio, Argentina, which was founded in 2014, grew our illusion increased. With complete confidence, the Blessed Mother showed us the way. We began to focus on inviting

June 23, 2017

Covenant Life

We have to tell about the life of Fr Pablo Pelaez

GERMANY/ECUADOR, Maria Fischer • “For fifty, almost fifty-one years, Pablo traversed and explored this earth in the fullest sense of the word. It was a journey with many stopping points, many changes, with many joys and, in the last few years, with

June 21, 2017

Something to think about

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Letter of the General Presidency – Pentecost 2017

Fr. Juan Pablo Catoggio • Fr P. Juan Pablo Catoggio asked schoenstatt.org`s editorial staff to help spread his letter, written in the name of the General Presidency, proclaiming a “Father Kentenich Year” in preparation of the 50th anniversary of his death. The

June 4, 2017
Jesus on Good Friday before Pontius Pilate, on a stained glass window in the cathedral of Brussels, Belgium. This window was created in the 19th Century. No property release is required.
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May the Spirit give peace to the whole world…

LET US PRAY WITH POPE FRANCIS – IN JUNE • “May the Spirit grant peace to the whole world. May He heal the wounds of war and of terrorism, which even this [Saturday] night, in London, struck innocent civilians: let us pray for the victims and their families.” With these

June 10, 2017

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The “Father Joseph Kentenich Reading Club” is founded in Encarnación

PARAGUAY, Sonia and José Zaracho • After a great deal of contemplating as to how we could weave together some lines about everything that she has taught us, transmitted, and shown us about our Father and Founder… today, almost a month since

May 4, 2017

Original Shrine

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On the eve of Trinity Sunday – In prayer for “Don Emilio” Stehle, Pablo Pelaez and a big family

Maria Fischer • The small bunches of flowers attached to the pews in the Original Shrine were still there from a wedding in the afternoon of 10 June, but they fitted to this simple and beautiful Holy Mass on the eve of

June 18, 2017
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“Mary is passing through here…”

CHILE, Sr. M. Ivonne Latsague V.• Beneath a sky with sunny clouds and occasional drizzle singing “Mary is passing through here…” the missionaries arrived at the Ayinrehue Shrine in Temuco on pilgrimage from Valdivia, Vilcún, Cunco, Puerto Saavedra, Labranza, Angol, Victoria, Los

June 14, 2017

Belmonte

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An afternoon retreat in the school of Mary, an experience of Belmonte

ROMA BELMONTE, by Fr. Rolando Montes de Oca • The Church Fathers described Lent as an ascent of a hill towards Easter. This is a forty-day journey where renew our strength so that we don’t give up or choose the wrong path.

April 2, 2017
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