Anniversaries

100 years – Building of a temple to the Heart of Mary in Rome approved

In August 1922, the XII General Chapter of the Congregation met in Vic. In Session number 42, September 6, the following was decided: "Regarding the offer made by the Supreme Pontiff to the Congregation (15. 000 m2 in the Parioli area of Rome to build a temple to the...

Story behind the transfer of the Headquarters of the General Government of the Claretian Missionaries to Rome 100 years ago

Although many think that the transfer of the seat of the General Government of the Claretian Missionaries to Rome was decided in the General Chapter of 1934, after the election of the new Superior General, Father Felipe Maroto, in reality, this Chapter decision was...

More laborers “to send out into his harvest”

And he said to them, “The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few. Therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest." (Lk 10:2) As the Congregation of Missionaries Sons of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Claretian...

Claretianum: 50 Years in the Service of Consecrated Life 1971 – 2021

Rome, Italy. To celebrate its golden year of service to Consecrated Life, Instituto di Teologia della Vita Consacrata (ITVC) or commonly known as Claretianum, organized a round table session entitled "La vita consacrata oggi: attualità e sfide" (Consecrated Life...