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Feast of St. Alphonsus – Letter of the Coordinator No 2 (01.08.2018)

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Feast of St. Alphonsus – Letter of the Coordinator  No 2 (01.08.2018)

Dear Confreres, Dear Lay Missionaries of the Most Holy Redeemer, Dear Partners in Mission,   The Redemptorist European Youth Meeting 2018 ALL TOGETHER was concluded last Sunday in Granada. These were intense days of meeting and celebrating the faith. From a number of participants I have heard very positive and even enthusiastic reactions. Once again I would like to thank the preparatory group of the Redemptorists and our partners from the Province of Madrid and beyond, who, through their careful work in advance, have made this Youth Mission...

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Meeting of the formators of Europe

Posted by on Apr 24, 2018 in Formation, front, news | Comments Off on Meeting of the formators of Europe

Meeting of the formators of Europe

A meeting of the formators of Europe was held in Trois Epis from April 10th to April 12th. Present were the Coordinator of Europe Fr. Johannes Römelt, Fr. Vaclav Hypius from the General Secretariat for Formation, Fr. Piotr Chyla (chair) and other members of the European Formation Secretariat and 28 Confreres from almost every Unit in the Conference. The Executive Secretary for Formation Fr. Manuel Rodriguez was also present. The meeting looked at the Pastoral Plan of Europe as presented by the Coordinator and then began a systematic and...

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Easter 2018 – Letter of the Coordinator No 1 (29.03.2018)

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Easter 2018 – Letter of the Coordinator  No 1 (29.03.2018)

The angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. … He has risen from the dead and is going ahead of you… Matthew 28, 5.7. Dear Confreres, Dear Lay Missionaries of the Most Holy Redeemer, Dear Partners in Mission,   For us Redemptorists and for our partners here in Europe, the current year is marked particularly by the Extraordinary Visitations of the General Government in the different language areas. The 25th General Chapter commissioned the General Government to give...

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Formation Secretariat of the CRE

Posted by on Dec 16, 2017 in Formation, news | Comments Off on Formation Secretariat of the CRE

Formation Secretariat of the CRE

A meeting of the Formation Secretariat of the Conference of Europe took place in San Gioacchino on 16th December. Present were the Coordinator of the Conference, Fr. Jacek Zdrzałek, the newly appointed Coordinator Fr. Johannes Römelt , Fr. Vaclav Hypius representing the General Secretariat for Formation and the members of the European Secretariat, Fathers Ronald McAinsh, Metod Lukacik and Maurizio Iannuario. Fr. Piotr Chyła, one of the new consulters for the Conference and also appointed to be responsible for formation for the Conference...

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Preparation for Perpetual Vows in the CRE 2017

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Preparation for Perpetual Vows in the CRE 2017

The Interprovincial Month of Spiritual Renewal before Perpetual Vows for the confreres from the CRE is taking place in Poland from 4 July to 4 August 2017. Ten participants from 5 Units (Provinces of Rome, Naples, Bratislava-Prague, Warsaw and the Region of Zimbabwe) spent the first week in Krakow and for the rest of this course went to the Redemptorist Seminary in Tuchow. The course was prepared by Fr. Witold Hetnar (Warsaw Province) in cooperation with the Secretariat for Formation of the CRE and with presenters from various countries. This...

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Meeting of the Council of the Interprovincial Novitiate in Lubaszowa-Podolinec

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Meeting of the Council of the Interprovincial Novitiate in Lubaszowa-Podolinec

The Interprovincial Novitiate in Lubaszowa-Podolinec will finish its first year of activity on 15 August 2017. Therefore the Council of the Novitiate made an evaluation of the formation process and the collaboration among the four Units involved in this project. Fr. Janusz Sok (Provincial of Warsaw), as the chair, invited to the meeting the Provincial of Bratislava-Praha Fr. Václav Hypius, the Vice-Provincial of Michalovce Fr. Metod Lukacik and the Coordinator of the CRE Fr. Jacek Zdrzałek. Fr. Zenon Gieniec, Regional Superior from the Region...

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A meeting of the Formation Secretariat of the Conference of Europe

Posted by on May 12, 2017 in Formation, news | Comments Off on A meeting of the Formation Secretariat of the Conference of Europe

A meeting of the Formation Secretariat of the Conference of Europe

Present in San Gioachinno in Rome on the 11th and 12th May were the Coordinator Fr.  Jacek Zdrzałek, Fr. Ronnie McAinsh, Fr. Metod Lukacik, Fr. Maurizio Iannuario, and Fr. Witold Hetnar who was invited as a special guest. The first item on the agenda was a review of the programme for the common preparation for perpetual vows which will be held in July and August in Tuchow in Poland. During this time a programme of on-going formation for our confreres in Transition to Ministry and those up to 10 years ordained will also be held. We then...

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The Interprovincial Novitiate in Ciorani is born anew

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The Interprovincial Novitiate in Ciorani is born anew

A meeting of the Major Superiors from Rome, Naples, Madrid, Lisbon and France, convoked by the Coordinator of the CRE, about the new Interprovincial Novitiate in the CRE, took place in Rome on 5 April 2017. The new formation requirements set out  by the decisions of the Superior General in 2015 are connected to the profile of the Redemptorist confrere, shaped by the new vision given by the last two General Chapters. The Coordinator of the CRE Fr. Jacek Zdrzałek, Fr. Gianni Congiu, Fr. Serafino Fiore, and Fr. José Luis Bartolomé were present,...

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Common preparation before Perpetual Vows in the CRE 2017

Posted by on Apr 3, 2017 in Formation, news | Comments Off on Common preparation before Perpetual Vows in the CRE 2017

Common preparation before Perpetual Vows in the CRE 2017

For the fifth time we invite our formandee from all our Units in the CRE for the common preparation before Perpetual Vows. This year the preparation will be held from 4 July to 4 August in our community house in Cracow (from 4 to 11 July) and in our seminary in Tuchów (from 11 July to 4 August)  under the direction of Fr. Witold Hetnar CSsR, Prefect of Students in the Warsaw Province of Redemptorists. The course will be conducted in English, Italian and Polish with translation being available into these languages. Until now we know that at...

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Formation Issues in the CRE

Posted by on Dec 13, 2016 in Formation, news | Comments Off on Formation Issues in the CRE

Formation Issues in the CRE

The members of the Formation Secretariat of the CRE met in San Gioacchino from 11th December until 13th December. They are: Father Jacek Zdrzalek (Co-ordinator), Fr. Ronnie McAinsh (London), Fr. Maurizio Iannuario (Naples) and Fr. Metod Lukacik (Michalovce). The matters for the agenda included reviewing the location, participation and input on the Common Preparation for Final Vows to be held in Poland in 2017. For this part of the meeting, Fr. Witold Hetnar was in attendance as one of the main organisers. This part of the agenda also included...

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