THE HOLY SEE
On 20 February, Pope Francis authorised the promulgation of the decree of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints that recognises the heroic virtues of Elisa Giambelluca. This is the step that precedes beatification.
2nd FORUM. Spain
80 young people took part virtually in the 2nd Teresian Association Spain Youth Forum to discuss the theme Giving Voice to Life and Hope. They represented schools, colleges, social projects, InteRed NGDO and international programmes.
Hilda Geraghty, a TA member from Ireland, answers this question revisiting Pierre Teilhard de Chardin’s life and works.
“Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels without knowing it” (Hebrews 13:2).
Letter of the year 2021
In the annual letter addressed to all members, friends, co-workers and family members of the Teresian Association, the TA president, Maite Uribe, proposes that during 2021 we should all join in praying, “Lord, help us to hear the cries of our world with gentle and humble hearts”.
As we prepare to celebrate the birth of Jesus on Christmas night, TA President Maite Uribe sends a greeting to friends, family, collaborators and members of the Association with the image of a Guatemalan clay manger.
On the way to WYD Lisbon 2023
On 22 November, in a ceremony in St Peter’s Basilica in Rome, at the conclusion of the Mass presided over by Pope Francis, young people from Panama handed over the symbols of World Youth Day (WYD) to young people from Portugal.
The Teresian School of Dublin students joined in a fundraising activity for TA social projects in Peru, India and Congo, managed by the DNGO InteRed, showing their solidarity in the time of Covid-19.
Come Lord Jesus, in this pandemic time
At this difficult time that humanity is living through, we are beginning Advent, the season to prepare for the coming of Jesus. This year our Message comes from a group of TA members working in the health sector.