One more year, as every 25th of August, we celebrate with shared joy Saint Joseph Calasanz. This year's celebration will be something different in many places, because of the difficulties that the health situation is causing in so many parts of the world and that...
Ernesto Balducci It was born in 1922 in Santa Fiora, a small village of miners. At the beginning of the thirties he entered the novitiate in the order of the Piarist Fathers and in 1944 he arrived in Florence where he met Giorgio La Pira (friend and longtime...
In the month of October 2020 we had four continental meetings of the Piarist Synod of Young People through digital platforms. After reflecting on a video that Father General offered us of how to guide the meetings, the representatives of each demarcation shared on...
Twelve children were assaulted, on Saturday, October 24, 2020, in their classroom by armed men in the city of Kumba in Cameroon, in the context of the complex conflict that exists in the country for 4 years. This conflict has caused major unrest in the education...
Our next General Chapter, which will commemorate the fourth centenary of the publication of the Memorial to Cardinal Tonti, written by Saint Joseph Calasanz to defend his project of the Pious Schools being constituted as a religious Order of solemn vows,...
On 19 October, the young Hieronimus Tae (we called him Iren), a prenovice from the Bethany Pious Schools in Indonesia, died. Iren was a 25-year-old. Its village is called Kakaniuk, several kilometers from Atambua in Timor. He was the second of three brothers. Being...
Piarist health care is a Piarist volunteer group, which was born almost 3 years ago in Yaoundé. This group of young doctors and volunteers, led by a young pharmacist, Dr. Daniel NGASSOP, approached Father Provincial Evaristus AKEM to propose a way to share the Piarist...
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November 6. Province of Mexico
Priestly ordination of Roberto Emmanuel Victoria. The ordination will take place in our parish “San Baltasar” of Puebla, and will be presided over by Mgr. Felipe Pozos, elected Bishop of Ciudad Obregón.
November 7. Order of the Pious Schools
Beatification of the Servant of God Joan Roig i Diggle, alumnus of the Pious Schools. The celebration will take place in the Basilica of the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona.
November 14. Province of Argentina
Solemn profession of Joaquín Spina, Suresh Kumar Augustine and Andrés Rodríguez. The profession will take place in our parish “San José de Calasanz” in Buenos Aires and will be presided over by Fr. Provincial.
November 15th. Province of Argentina
Diaconal ordination of Joaquín Spina, Suresh Kumar Augustine and Andrés Rodríguez. The ordination will take place in our parish “San José de Calasanz” of Buenos Aires and will be presided over by Mgr. Alfredo H. Zecca, Archbishop-Bishop of Bolsena.
November 22nd. Asia Pacific Province
Solemn profession of TRẦN, Văn Lưu and Félix OLAVIDES. The profession will take place in our quasi-parish of the Holy Child of Cebu in Monopolo-Kiblawan, and will be presided over by Fr. Efren Mundoc, delegated by Fr. Provincial.
November 23. Viceprovince of India
Priestly ordination of Shanto Joseph Podimattathil. The ordination will take place in the parish of St. Augustine of Vellanikode (Kerala, India), and will be presided over by H.R.E. Mar Tony Neelankavil, Auxiliary Bishop de Thrissur.
25-27 November. Union of General Superiors
16th Assembly of the Union of General Superiors. The assembly will be held online.
November 27. Order of the Pious Schools
Patronage of Saint Joseph Calasanz on the Christian Popular School.
November 28. West African Province
Solemn profession of Dorgelais ZINGBÉ, Paul NIKIEMA, Guy GANGNON and Jacques MANGA. The profession will take place in our parish of the Martyrs of Uganda of Dakar and will be presided over by Fr. Provincial