At the turn of the year from 2018 to 2019, the Professed of Temporary Vows (PTV) from Europe met in Rome. With COMMUNITY as the main theme, they shared and reflected on daily experiences of living together -- its joys, difficulties, and invitations to growth.
Here are five photos of recent "significant moments" in the life of our communities, provinces, or regions in different parts of the world.
An invitation from Grenoble to the celebration of the bicentennial of Philippine Duchesne
Sophie Maille rscj writes about "Magis Summer 2018: With Saint Philippine, let's cross our frontiers!" which took place in Grenoble (France) on July 15-28, 2018.
The Central Team visited the Province of Belgium-France-Netherlands (BFN) on June 7-16.
"Philippine’s Return to Ste Marie d’en-Haut" by Colette Mercier rscj (BFN)
"Philippine -- Grain of wheat fallen into the earth..." by Marie-Paule Préat rscj (BFN)
Françoise Rollin rscj (BFN) organized an encounter with Saint Philippine Duchesne in her place and historical context. Here is a collection of memories from this "Philippine Journey."
The provincials of Europe met at the Villa Lante in Rome from 12th-16th March 2018. Here is a summary of their meetings, which included certain days with the Central Team and the teams responsible for Initial Formation in Europe.
On February 17, 2018, in Lyon (France), Sarah Clavier rscj made her perpetual profession in the Society of the Sacred Heart.