Piedra sobre piedra, vamos construyendo el puente

Ya hace dos años que llegamos a Taiwán los primeros tres misioneros de la Consolata, Mathews, Piero y yo para iniciar esta nueva misión en el continente asiático. Ya hemos terminado esta primera etapa de aprendizaje del mandarín. Ganas teníamos de terminar, pues el cansancio por el esfuerzo continuo de memorizar nuevas palabras, aprender bien […]

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TWO YEARS OLD MISSION

It’s unbelievable that today the 12th of September 2016 marks exactly two years of our presence in Taiwan as Consolata Missionaries. We can’t thank God enough for His faithfulness and care to us during these two challenging and yet interesting years. On the 12th of September 2014 was to be our most memorable day for […]

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A NEW BEGINNING

It has been a full year since our brother, Fr. Piero returned back to Italy. Since then we learnt to appreciate the fact that God’s ways are not man’s ways; and so had to keep the new mission moving. Being only two in the mission had it’s challenges owing to the fact that this is […]

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YOUTH PASTORAL WORK IN TAIWAN

“He who knows best knows how little he knows”. Working with young people is one of the Church’s main pastoral options and still remains a great challenge to the pastoral agents all around the world. Today more than ever before it is easy to notice the wide generation gap between the young people and the […]

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LANGUAGE = A KEY FACTOR TO EVANGELIZATION

LANGUAGE is commonly known as the ability to acquire and learn complex forms of communication. It specifically refers to the human ability to do so. Having in mind that all form of language are basically tools for communication; therefore it makes imperative that for one to communicate, he/she needs to learn language. It is also […]

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“TIME IS THE BEST MEDICINE”

Days and months have rapidly passed and without realizing, we are already at the 15th month (1 year and 3 months) of our stay in Taiwan. That which used to be an “infant mission” is actually slowly growing up, at least in terms of time covered so far, for which we really thank the Lord […]

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a resistir como el bambú.

  Os tenía un poco olvidados, mis queridos  lectores de nuestro blog. Aunque suene a escusa, me cuesta ponerme a escribir pues siento que no tengo nada que os pueda interesar. Y es como os decía en otro artículo  cuando todo se hace un poco rutinario …ya os podéis imaginar. Ya han pasado un año […]

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INTER-RELIGIOUS DIALOGUE; A HARD NUT TO CRACK!

In the ongoing Ordinary Synod of Bishops in Rome whose main focus is on “The Vocation and Mission of the Family in the Church and in the Contemporary World”, I have particularly been impressed by the excitement both from within and without the Church precincts. Apparently, it has been evident that people have rather diverse […]

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JULY & AUGUST ’15 – VERY BUSY MONTHS

“GOD WRITES STRAIGHT IN CROOKED LINES!” I once read heard of this expression but to be honest, it never made a lot of sense to me at that time. I guess it was because at that time and probably from some time back my life had been moving so smoothly. This must have blocked my […]

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HAPPY 1ST ANNIVERSARY!!

To celebrate this very 1st anniversary of the Consolata Missionaries’ newest Mission in the Asian Continent really seems like a dream. I can assure you of this; that for us who begun this mission from the very first day, this is really a blessed day; it’s indeed the day that the Lord has made!!! Last […]

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