Next Saturday, November 20, the Pious Schools celebrate the IV Centenary of the recognition as a Religious Order of solemn vows in the Church, coinciding with the Day of the Calasanctian Family. It will be an extraordinary celebration with different moments, beginning with the Celebration of Thanksgiving presided by Fr. General Pedro Aguado. Within the Calasanctian Family Day, the superiors of the different institutes of the family will participate sharing vocational experiences. Also, the Calasanz Space will be presented with an offering before the tomb of the Saint, and the historian of the Order, Fr. José Pascual Burgués will share a reflection on the miracles of Saint Calasanz in a paraliturgy entitled “The Saint has died”. Also during the afternoon, the Vocation Year will be presented, sharing the testimony of several Piarist novices and the website of Glicerio Landriani will be presented.

In this link you can follow the whole event:

PROGRAM

16.00h. Solemn Eucharist of thanksgiving

Presiding: Rev. Pedro Aguado Cuesta, Father General.

 

17.30h. “The Saint has died”.

Paraliturgy with texts on the death and miracles of St. Joseph of Calasanz.

 

18.15h. Blessing and opening of the “Calasanz Space”.

Offering of light in front of the tomb of St. Joseph Calasanz.

 

18.30h. Institutional act

Opening of the Vocational Year of the Pious Schools.

Cause of beatification of the Venerable Glicerio Landriani Sch. P.

Day of the Calasanctian Family.