Tag: sacerdozio

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I too want to abandon myself to Christ

Among the recently ordained priests of the Fraternity of St. Charles is Giovanni Barrani. His story teaches us that vocation is also an experience of salvation, just like in the movies.

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The promises of God

The great promises of God prepare us to welcome the vocation that He has thought of for us: the story of Ignazio Beghi.

  • Ignazio Beghi
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First Mass

On Sunday July 23rd, at the church of Santa Maria in Domnica in Roma, Fr. Giovanni Barranni celebrated the first mass of the newly ordained priests of the Fraternity of St. Charles. With him were also concelebrating Ignazio Beghi, João Brito, Matteo Pagani and Martino Zavarise, all of whom were ordained the day before.

  • Roma
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Ordinations 2024

On Saturday, June 22nd, in the papal basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls, Giovanni Barrani, Ignazio Beghi, João Brito, Matteo Pagani and Martino Zavarise received priestly ordination through the imposition of the hands of Cardinal Sean O’Malley. In the same liturgy, Tommaso Benzoni, Andrea La Piana and Simone Moretti were ordained deacons.

  • Roma
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Spiritual Exercises of Taiwan

The 25th and 26th of May, over 40 people participated in the spiritual exercises of Communion and Liberation in Taiwan, preached by Father Paolo Costa. The retreat was held at the Wencui Center in New Taipei City, in the district of Xindian.

  • Taipei
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George’s Baptism

In the darkness of a tin shack, a bright and joy-filled afternoon. A story from Africa.

  • Federica Gissi
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Pfarrfest!

Every year, on the occasion of the Solemnity of Corpus Domini, the parishes of Rossau (entrusted to the care of the Fraternity of st. Charles) and Lichtental in Vienna, organized a Mass in the park and a procession through the streets of the city. The liturgy was followed by a parish party: a day of […]

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Under the gaze of Christ

In preparation for the Solemnity of Corpus Domini, our parish of St. Charles at Ca’ Granda hosted Msgr. Mario Delpini. The archbishop of Milan, after having celebrated the Holy Mass and presided over Eucharistic Adoration, spoke at a presentation of the book Davanti al Re: sotto lo sguardo di Cristo (“Before the King: Under the […]

  • Milan
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Candidacy for Admission to Holy Orders

On Saturday, May 25th, the seminarians Matthew Conte and Matthew Tobin, originally from New York and Washington D.C., respectively, were admitted as candidates for Holy Orders, the first step towards the priesthood. The rite took place during a Holy Mass celebrated at the House of Formation. After the ceremony, there was a celebration and a […]

  • House of formation
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An impassioned defense of the indefensible

To discover that Christ wants us to be happy, two weeks of adventure between camp leaders and young drug dealers: an account of the Colonia urbana in Puente Alto.

  • Lorenzo Locatelli
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“Promise” of the Knights

On Saturday, May 11th, the priests and seminarians of the Fraternity of St. Charles accompanied groups of Knights (middle school students) from Rome and the Lazio region to the city of Anagni for the traditional ceremony of the “promise”. About 70 kids renewed their decision to follow Jesus through the company of the Church.

  • Roma
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Finding Christ in the City

For a group of young people, participating together in a gesture of charity becomes an occasion for a renewed encounter with Christ. A story from the suburbs of Denver.

  • John Roderick
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An overflowing love

On April 8th, in Rome, Sr. Jennifer professed her final vows. Everything began in Minnesota with a desire for “something more".

  • suor Jennifer Andersen
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The small flames that light our life

From an encounter with a priest, the return to the faith and the beginning of a new path: the story of Sr. Raffaella, who, on April 8th, professed her final vows with the Missionary Sisters of St. Charles.

  • suor Raffaella D’Agostino
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Definitive Incorporations

On Wednesday, May 1, during the Holy Mass celebrated by Fr. Paolo Sottopietra in the chapel of the House of Formation, Tommaso Benzoni, Simone Moretti and Andrea La Piana were definitively incorporated into the Fraternity of St. Charles. The three seminarians will be ordained to the diaconate on June 22 in the Basilica of St. […]

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Against the tragedy of habit

True newness is to glimpse the Mystery in all things. A meditation on contemplation and on how to look at reality.

  • Donato Contuzzi
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God is not what you expect

Doing charitable work among nuns, wheelchairs and a “strange” fullness. A story from Tor Bella Monica.

  • Paolo Desandrè
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Village Mission

During Holy Week, at our parish of Immaculate Mary in Mexico City, some university students of Communion and Liberation put on a “village mission”: a week of catechesis, workshops, games and prayers for the children of the neighborhood. For the university students, accompanied by our priests, it was an occasion to experience the joy of […]

  • Mexico City
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The songs of Anas on Spotify

Both albums of Antonio Anastasio, “Sei Tu” (“It is You”) and “Pochi Passi” (“A Few Steps”), are available online

  • Antonio Anastasio
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Where Christ is Living

Why do you seek the living among the dead? It is the question that the angel asks the women on the morning of Easter. The same question is addressed to us, today.

  • Emmanuele Silanos
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Called to Love

From March 23-27, Gioventù Studentesca (Student Youth) groups from across Mexico gathered at Cumbres del Ajusco National Park to spend several days together. The kids traveled from Mexico City, Oaxaca, Chihuahua, and Querétaro to take part in the vacation. The theme of the week, filled with games, hikes, prayer, and discussions, was “Called to Love”.

  • Mexico City
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