"The year of the consecrated life" began at the Vatican November 30, 2014 and ending February 2, 2016 world of consecrated life day.
On the occasion of this year devoted to the deepening of the beauty and the reality of the consecrated life in the Catholic Church, the latter published various texts - from either by the Pope or theCongregation for the institutes of consecrated life and the societies of life Apostolic - in order to feed our consecration to the service of Christ and humanity.
By clicking on the link of the World Conference of institutes secular http://www.cmis-int.org/fr/nouvelles/ accessing texts which inter alia, the papal message François for the opening of the year of the consecrated life and the apostolic letter of Pope François to all the devoted.
Congress in the context of the year of the consecrated life October 17, 2015, from 9: 00 to 5: 00 p.m. at the House of the Madonna de Trois-Rivières under the theme "Sow the joy of the Gospel". The guest speaker will be Mr. le Cardinal Gerald-Cyprien Lacroix, Archbishop of Quebec and guarantor of the secular institutes with the CCCB. Please note that the day will end at 5:00 pm by the Eucharistic celebration in the Basilica of our Lady of the Cape.
M. le Cardinal Gerald-Cyprien Lacroix, Archbishop of Quebec
Msgr Lacroix was director general of the Secular Institute Pius-X, from 2001 to 2009, and a member of the executive council of the World Conference of Secular Institutes from 2008 to 2012. He has been also member of the executive council of the Canadian Conference of Secular Institutes.
During the CMIS Congress in Assisi in 2012 he presented a conference entitled “A new model of holiness as a fidelity to God in the world”. This conference is available on the CMIS.
Since 2010 Msgr Lacroix is the bishop ponens between the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops and the Canadian Conference of Secular Institutes.
Our heartfelt congratulations to Msgr Lacroix and the assurance of our prayers for this new responsibility he assumes in the Church.
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