From our Dreams to God’s Dreams

From our Dreams to God’s Dreams Two important events invite us to reflect today: the beginning of the season of Advent and the 169th anniversary of the birth of Blessed Maria Helena Stollenwerk. Both Advent and the life of Mother Maria Helena remind us of God’s dream for humanity, that is, his plan for us. […]

November – Intentions of the Holy Father

November – Intentions of the Holy Father Universal intention ‐ People who suffer from depression We pray that people who suffer from depression or burn‐out will find support and a light that opens them up to life. Apostleship of Prayer

St. Jerome – Day of the Bible

St. Jerome – Day of the Bible “The purpose of our Congregation is to spread the Word of God on earth …”. Proof of his knowledge of the Bible is the profusion of biblical quotations that he used in his lectures and writings. Precisely one of his permanent concerns was “that his people were familiar […]

World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation This date was established in 2015 by Pope Francis in the spirit of Laudato Si’ and in communion with the Orthodox Church which has celebrated this day since 1989. Let us remember that our founder Arnold Janssen had a great love for nature and saw in […]

August – Intentions of the Holy Father

August – Intentions of the Holy Father Intention for evangelization – The Church Let us pray for the Church, that She may receive from the Holy Spirit the grace and strength to reform herself in the light of the Gospel. Apostleship of Prayer

July – Intentions of the Holy Father

July – Intentions of the Holy Father Universal intention – Social friendship We pray that, in social, economic and political situations of conflict, we may be courageous and passionate architects of dialogue and friendship. Apostleship of Prayer

June – Intentions of the Holy Father

June – Intentions of the Holy Father Intention for evangelization – The beauty of marriage Let us pray for young people who are preparing for marriage with the support of a Christian community: may they grow in love, with generosity, faithfulness and patience. Apostleship of Prayer

Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity

Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity “We can truthfully say of Arnold, ‘The mystery of the Blessed Trinity took hold of him’… From this grew his fervor for the direct and immediate approach to God in prayer and meditation, and his constant looking towards God. Surrender to the mystery of the Trinity and adoration of […]

Triduum in Preparation for the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity 2021 – 3rd day

Triduum in Preparation for the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity 2021 Third day: God-Spirit of Communication The Holy Spirit is the one who gives us Wisdom and Advice to discern what to communicate and how. He gives us understanding and knowledge to reveal the meaning of situations and events, and their relationship to God’s […]

Triduum in Preparation for the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity 2021 – 2nd day

Triduum in Preparation for the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity 2021 Second day: God-Son, Communicator In the human experience of him, Jesus establishes the bridge of approach to God and reveals that God is the Father of love, kindness and compassion. His passion for the Father makes him the brother of all people, especially […]