Constituting, Expanding and Propagating

Constituting, Expanding and Propagating

Download / pdf These are the three verbs that Calasanz uses in the Memorial to Cardenal Tonti to express his deep conviction that it was necessary for the Pious Schools to be configured as an Order of Solemn Vows. They are three precise verbs, clear and meaningful. I...
Under the guidance of the Holy Spirit

Under the guidance of the Holy Spirit

Download / pdf Calasanz began his Constitutions, written now 400 years ago, including a phrase that Piarists of all generations learned by heart: “Spiritu Sancto duce”. The General Congregation has decided that our 48th General Chapter should be convened...
Restarting

Restarting

Download / pdf Dear Brothers, I write this fraternal letter from Rome, after three months of confinement in the Piarist community of Santander (Bethany Province), to which from here I reiterate my thanks for its welcome and for its patience. These weeks (or months)...
Interculturality and Inculturation

Interculturality and Inculturation

Download / pdf As you all know, last February we organized in Rome a “working seminar” on two fundamental dynamisms in the life of the Church and, therefore, of the Pious Schools: interculturality and inculturation. In a few weeks, all the documents that...
When did you begin to believe in God?

When did you begin to believe in God?

During the General Canonical Visit to the Province of Hungary, I had the opportunity to meet numerous groups of students from our schools. In all of them, I was able to have a talk with the students and, in many cases, to answer their questions. I would like to share...