Granada, Spain. The Claretian Student’s Encounter in preparation for Holy Orders (presbyterate and diaconate) took place during the weekend, 8 to 10 February 2019, at the Theology House of Granada in the City of Granada. They have reflected on the identity of the ordained ministry, its present reality, and its future. They had some interesting and necessary reflections in view of the ordained ministry in the Church. Participating in the said encounter were Indian, Korean, Paraguayan, Sri Lankan, Congolese and Spanish nationals – Claretian students who are currently studying in the Iberian Peninsula, coming from different Organisms.
Almendralejo City awarded the Medal of Almendralejo to the Claretian Missionaries for their exceptional dedication and service to the community for over a century.