News - November, 2020

Page 3 of 3: Catch up on the news from around our Province

November, 2020

Be prepared!

Be prepared!

Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 15:49

A reflection for on the Gospel for 32nd Sunday of the Year, by Fr Gerry O'Shaughnessy SDB

Today we are presented with another parable from Jesus, the master teacher: it tells the tale of a group of women getting ready for a wedding feast. This mixed group includes the scatty, the unthinking, the concerned and the planners. Make a list of your ten good friends and I am sure that you can identify traits... Read More »

Tags: Gospel, Homepage, Prayer, Salesian Spirituality, Salesians of Don Bosco

SYM GBR at Don Bosco Youth-Net General Assembly

SYM GBR at Don Bosco Youth-Net General Assembly

Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 17:33

Last weekend, the General Assembly of Don Bosco Youth-Net (DBYN) took place online, bringing together young people and representatives of member organisations from across Europe, with Salesian Youth Ministry in our Province represented by Animator, Sue McDonald.

A new administrative board and President were elected at the meeting, to serve for the next three years. On new the board, Don Bosco Youth... Read More »

Tags: Homepage, Salesian Youth Ministry, Salesians of Don Bosco

Fraternity and reflection for our SDBs in formation

Fraternity and reflection for our SDBs in formation

Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 09:40

On Saturday 24th October, Salesians in initial formation in the GBR Province gathered for a time of fraternity and reflection.

This year, 13 brothers from 6 provinces are continuing their formation in our province. Some are in university studies, others are in practical training, and 2 are on their final journey towards priestly ordination.

We pray for all our brothers, their formators and communities,... Read More »

Tags: Homepage, Salesian Youth Ministry, Salesians of Don Bosco, Vocation

Good grief

Good grief

Posted: Mon, 02 Nov 2020 07:00

On the Feast of All Souls, as we begin the month of remembrance, Fr Gerry O'Shaughnessy SDB shares some of his own experiences of grief—something which is unavoidable, but different for each one of us—and offers guidance in experiencing 'good grief', that helps us to heal and to treasure memories of our loved ones who have been called to the Father. (Image: Karim Manjra on Unsplash)

I remember... Read More »

Tags: Homepage, Reflection, Salesian Spirituality, Salesian Youth Ministry, Salesians of Don Bosco