SHERBROOKE. Mars est le mois des transitions. Non seulement dans la nature, mais aussi dans les activités humaines. La Semaine Sainte et Pâques sont les icônes suprêmes de cette dimension de la vie.

On sait l’importance qu’occupaient dans la vision éducative de Don Bosco le théâtre et la musique : parce ce que ça plait aux jeunes et à cause de leur valeur éducative. Dès les débuts, la tradition a été très vivante au Salésien. Maintenant plus que jamais! La saison de théâtre fut lancée le 19 mars par la représentation de La Visite, de Marcel-Marc Bouchard. Cette prestation par les élèves du 1er cycle fut la 1ère de 4 pièces présentées au Salésien. Les 2 et 3 avril, les élèves de la 3e sec. joueront La Nuit du 16 Janvier de Ayn Rynd; les 15,16 et 17 avril, la 4ème sec., La Toile d’Araignée d’Agatha Christie. Lors de la 1ère présentation, le Club Rotary de Sherbrooke agira comme hôte et remettra la somme de 2000$ au Salésien pour développer le théâtre À la fin d’avril, ce sera au tour de la 5e sec. de jouer Titanic.

Et les voyages culturels et humanitaires (Mexique, Europe de l’Est, Ruta Maya, etc), ne serait-ce le prolongement en quelque sorte des fameuses randonnées automnales de Don Bosco parmi les collines des Becchi avec une troupe de ses jeunes? Évidemment les temps ont changé; les moyens de transport aussi! Après Mexico, Prague, Berlin, Budapest, pendant la 2e semaine d’avril, ce sera un voyage culturel à N.Y City pour les étudiants de la 4e sec.

La fin de semaine du 20 mars avait lieu à l’Université de Sherbrooke la finale régionale de l’Expo-Sciences Bell. Avec ses 13 équipes, le Salésien était bien représenté et très visible. Lors de la remise des prix, l’institution fut mentionnée à maintes reprises. La cerise sur le gâteau : le premier prix fut décerné à David Pellerin, un élève de la 5e sec. au Salésien, ce qui lui permit de quitter la salle avec un total de 4500$ (bourses et argent). Sa présentation avait comme thème : Alternative : la chimio sélective. Il représentera l’Estrie à la finale provinciale à Trois-Rivières à la mi-avril.

Un événement marquant d’avril sera le Souper aux Crabes le 26 avril au profit de la Fondation SS. Il sera sous la présidence d’honneur de M. Pierre Cameron, du Groupe Cameron; il est, avec ses 2 frères, Jean et Guy, un ancien du Salésien.

Pour ce qui est de la communauté, nous nous sommes retrouvés avec les confrères de Montréal au Centre des Jeunes à RDP deux fois ce mois-ci. Le 10, nous avions une 1ère rencontre avec le provincial désigné, le p. Thomas Dunne. Après la présentation par le p. Richard, le p. Tom s’est entretenu avec nous sur la façon dont il envisage son nouveau ministère. Suivit un échange sur divers aspects de la réalité salésienne du Canada. En somme, une rencontre très chaleureuse et sympathique. Il prit part aussi à la réunion du conseil provincial. Après une première session de travail, nous étions invités chez Sylvia Coirazza, coopératrice, pour un savoureux souper, ce qui nous fournit des forces pour une autre session du conseil, toujours en présence du p. Thomas, toute la journée du lendemain. Nous avons pris le dîner au Colosseo, tous les confrères de Montréal avec les proches collaborateurs de Maria Ausiliatrice. Ces heures passées ensemble furent une bonne occasion de faire connaissance et d’approfondir les réalités et les défis de la nouvelle structure provinciale. En plus, il y eut une conférence téléphonique entre les deux conseils provinciaux, canadien et américain, le 18. Le P. Tom commencera l’exercice de son mandat le 1er juillet prochain, au moment de l’unification des deux provinces.

La deuxième occasion d’une autre  « promenade» à Montréal fut la Journée de la Famille Salésienne (JFS) le 28. Nous nous retrouvions de nouveau au Centre des Jeunes avec une cinquantaine de personnes pour la 5e JFS. En plus des « habitués », (sdb, fma, vdb, et coopérateurs) étaient représentés cette année les anciens des sdb,, les anciennes des fma et l’ADMA (l’Association de Marie Auxiliatrice). Après le mot de bienvenue et la présentation du thème- la Strenna 2009 sur la Famille salésienne- par le p. Trottier, on visionna l’excellent vidéo- commentaire produit par Missioni DB de Turin, versions française et anglaise afin d’accommoder chaque participant. Suivirent les ateliers, invités à réfléchir sur des lignes opérationnelles au niveau de la vie, de la communication, de la connaissance réciproque et des projets. Après une mise en commun, on prit le dîner. Les travaux reprirent en début d’après-midi par des témoignages venant d’anciens élèves d’Haiti vivant à Montréal (Obed Lauture), d’ADMA ( Sr. Roberte Johnson), des VDB et CDB (P. Dominique B.) et d'anciennes élèves fma ( Sandra Secondo). Après une courte évaluation de la journée, tout à fait satisfaisante, le p.. Richard présida l’eucharistie de clôture. Il y régnait un beau climat de fraternité et de sympathie.

Nous avons souligné, comme en plusieurs endroits ailleurs, la fête de saint Joseph par la neuvaine et le jour même de la fête, les frères ont repris une tradition négligée depuis quelques années de se rendre à l’Oratoire St-Joseph pour la messe pontificale. Le p. Hector les accompagnait.

Diverses activités préparent les jeunes à la célébration de Pâques. Par ex. une réflexion fut offerte à la 1ère sec. sur le sacrement du pardon à l’intérieur d’un cours de ECR (Éthique et Culture Religieuse) et la possibilité leur sera offerte dans les jours précédant Pâques de recevoir le sacrement. Cette possibilité est offerte aussi à la 2e sec. Au 2ème cycle, pour chacun des niveaux, il y eut une célébration en guise d’ouverture du Carême ayant pour thème Le Temps d’un voyage au fond de soi-même. Sur invitation, 33 étudiants de la 3ème sec. se sont inscrits pour une réflexion approfondie sur le carême. Depuis, quelques-uns de ceux-là participent à l’eucharistie qui a lieu le jeudi matin avant les cours.

Nous avons souligné le 75ème anniversaire de la canonisation de Don Bosco le 1er avril en lisant en communauté l’article de ANS à ce propos et la lettre du p. Chavez écrite aux salésiens du monde pour cette occasion. Le Recteur Majeur, 9ème successeur de Don Bosco, terminait ainsi son message : « La sainteté de Don Bosco brille de la splendeur, de l’espérance et de la joie de Pâques. La joie du jour de Pâques du 1er avril 1934, vécue sur place Saint-Pierre le jour de la canonisation, pose la sainteté de Don Bosco dans une lumière pascale. Dans l’imminence de Pâques, en cette année de grâce 2009, je souhaite à vous tous de vivre avec une joie et un engagement renouvelé ce chemin de sainteté comme la nouveauté de vie ».

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TORONTO. We could call this month "March Madness" for us also because of all the Lenten confessions for our young people of our 4 schools. It certainly kept all the confreres hopping. It was also a month marked by several funerals.

On March 8th, over 30 people gathered around Mr. John Pace, Fr. Mike’s father, to celebrate his 75th birthday (March 11th). - Sister Alphonsine Roy, FMA Provincial, has accepted our invitation to speak to us on Mother Mazzarello and her devotion to Mary H of C at our Salesian Family Day to be held on May 9th.- Our local Cooperators’ coordinator, Michel Jobin, has spent this past month doing missionary work among the dire poor of Haiti. - The Knights of Columbus have grown over the last year and a half to 82 members. They also held a very successful Irish Pub night on March 14th. Over 130 people enjoyed Irish stew, soda bread and coffee (Irish naturally)! Our young Squires animated a recent Friday evening Way of the Cross much to the edification of many parishioners.- St. Benedict's had over 80 children for their first confessions this month as they prepare for their first Holy Communion in May.

On March 19th Bro. Bernie Dubé celebrated his 60th birthday. His celebrations continue on. - Our weekly community evenings have had us watching the DVD mini-series taken from the Bible Collection on the Old Testament figures of Abraham, Moses and Joseph. They are highly recommended. - Our Don Bosco community welcomed Fr. John Basso from Surrey for a week of R and R. He is in good spirits and helped us in various pastoral ministries. - Fr. George is quite content with his new RDS (Réseau des Sports) T.V. channel; so he can follow his Montreal Canadiens as they vie for a playoff spot. - Our Mexican boarder Sebastian just returned  from his sister's wedding in Guadalajara (blessed by Fr. Pascual Chavez).He will be with us for another 4 months. In addition, we have a second boarder here at DBR. His name is Lionel Alleluia, a young adult from our parish who began his stay with us yesterday April 1st for the next 9 months. Have a Blessed Easter!

EDMONTON- St. Dominic Savio. During March we continued with Stations of the Cross every Friday evening. The first Saturday of the month we have a Youth Mass with all of the ministries being served by our youth. The first weekend of each month is also Coffee and Donut Weekend after all Masses. Different church committees take turns hosting these weekends. Fr. Bernie had 3 funerals the week of March 9: that is a lot for us.

On March 15, Fr. Dave Sajdak flew into Edmonton from Surrey to celebrate all our weekend Masses as the start of our Lenten Mission. On Sunday Fr. Dave got to enjoy the K of C’s monthly Pancake Breakfast and after the 11:30 am Mass, our Youth Minister and young people from the Senior Youth Group ventured out to The World Water Park. I think Fr. Dave quite enjoyed himself! Our Lenten Mission was very well attended, one of the largest yet. Fr. Dave’s theme was “Amazing Grace”. We greatly enjoyed his talks for the 3 evenings. While he was here, we also put him to work helping Fr. Bernie hear confessions at the high school and one elementary school. On March 17, cake, coffee and Irish music were enjoyed by everyone after morning Mass.

As Fr. Dave left us, Fr. Richard Authier arrived the following day for St. Dominic Savio and St. John Bosco’s Parish Provincial visitations. We had a little supper gathering after the 5:00 pm Mass on Saturday to thank Fr. Richard for all the excellent years of guidance he has given to us! We hope he will not be a stranger to this part of the country.

The last week of the month, Fr. Bernie and Fr. Romano were kept very busy again hearing confessions in the remainder of the neighbouring schools. Our schools are on Spring Break now so we get a little bit of quiet before Holy Week.

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SURREY, B.C. The month of March didn’t necessarily usher in like a lamb here in Surrey, but graced us with rain, ice, more snow and sunshine. Towards the end of last month, Fr. Dave officially was named the “spiritual director” of the Youth for Christ and the Singles for Christ in the Vancouver area.

Every Friday throughout Lent we have meditated the Stations of the Cross threefold …in English (followed by Mass), Polish, and finally in the Chaldean Rite. - On the 4th most of the Salesian Community attended the Liturgical Workshop conducted by the Archdiocese of Vancouver at St. Francis de Sales Parish in Burnaby. That evening Bro. Jerry represented the community at the Rite of Election for our RCIA candidates, which was held for the Archdiocese of Vancouver at Good Shepherd Parish. Bishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, presided and was also the main speaker at the morning workshop.

Throughout this month the Sacrament of Reconciliation has been uppermost in demand with all our neighbouring parishes, high schools, both grammar and CCD classes, besides our parish schedule. Throughout March we had two visiting priests: Fr. William Santiago from the Archdiocese of Caceres - Naga City, Philippines, who is in charge of the Family Ministry and teaches Moral Theology at their seminary; secondly, Fr. Marek Chrzan, SDB, Provincial from the Krakow Province, preached our Polish Community’s Lenten Mission and visited with Fr. Jan landmarks here in British Columbia.

The Chaldean Community under the leadership of Fr. Sarmed Biloues held a fund raising auction and bazaar in the Don Bosco Youth Center, and our Don Bosco Knights of Columbus used those same facilities for their two day Flee Market and Raffle.

Fr. Dave preached a parish mission at St. Dominic Savio Parish in Edmonton and Fr. John Basso took a well deserved rest and holiday at St. Benedict’s in Toronto. From the 14th thru the 21st Our Lady of Good Counsel School and Staff enjoyed their Spring Break. On the 25th we celebrated the Feast of the Annunciation, and the parish Squirettes attended a special evening with Fr. Dave at St. Mary’s Parish in Vancouver on the 27th.

Truly March didn’t exactly go out like a lamb with all the heavy rain and inclement weather, but it certainly was a breath of fresh air spiritually speaking.

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MONTREAL. At the beginning of March, a day of retreat was organised at the Youth Centre for the children who will receive Confirmation in May.

While was about to be terminated the renovation of the sanctuary of our church, Mr. Antonio Caruso, a sculptor by profession, came from Toronto. He already distinguished himself with diverse art exhibits and more recently was chosen to illustrate the 2008 Christmas Canadian stamp that bears the figure of the Child Jesus. He came to decorate the apse of which the centre piece is the Risen Christ. He worked for about 10 days and we can now admire his splendid work: he repainted the statue of the Christ, surrounding it with rays of light coming from where the tabernacle will be placed, making it more luminous and rendering visually more evident the relation between the tabernacle and the Risen Christ. It is really conducive to prayer and meditation.

In mid-March, some confreres, among whom Frs. Giuseppe and Tito, took part in the meeting for Italian priests at Holy Family, a chapel of Our Lady of Pompei.

On the feast of St.Joseph, patron of the neighbouring parish entrusted to the Salesians 5 years ago, the confreres of both parishes met to celebrate the great saint with a Eucharist presided by Fr. Richard Authier. Let us recall that Montréal with its renowned Basilica of St.Joseph is the world centre of devotion to the foster father of Jesus.

On the 24th, Frs Giuseppe and Luc took part in the inauguration and blessing at the Chancery of the diocesan offices which will serve the ethnic communities. That same evening about a hundred persons were present at an English Penitential Service in our church in preparation for Easter. Eight priests were available for confessions; young people and adults alike prevailed themselves of the occasion to receive the sacrament with exemplary devotion.

On the last Saturday of the month more than 50 members of the Salesian Family met at the Youth Centre: SDB’s, FMA’s, Cooperators, Past pupils and Adma. The theme of the day was the Rector Major’s Strenna 2009. After welcoming the assembly and presenting the main lines of the strenna, a very well-made video of a commentary on the strenna was projected. Workshops gave the groups some time to deepen the theme. In the afternoon, after some witnessing from four groups of the SF, the Eucharist concluded the day.

We expect a large participation of the faithful on Palm Sunday. The renovation of the church will be just completed by then. Our parishioners will be able to admire a brand-new sanctuary: a floor of precious wood, wooden panels adorning the walls on each side of the Risen Christ, the tabernacle spreading its luminous rays, the relocated statues of Our Lady and of St.Joseph, giving them more prominence, the whole creating a harmonious and prayerful atmosphere.

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ENTRETIEN
La violence de la croix, la violence dans notre monde : Entretien avec le P. J-M Petitclerc
Prêtre éducateur salésien plongé dans l’univers des banlieues difficiles depuis plus de 30 ans, le père Jean-Marie Petitclerc se bat pour faire reculer la violence. Il assurait le 6 avril 2007 les méditations du Chemin de Croix dans les rues de Lyon sur le thème : « Suivre Jésus de près ». L’année précédente il avait présidé celui des Champs Élysées à Paris sur le thème : De la force du rejet à la violence de la croix, en présence de plusieurs milliers de personnes. Dans cet entretien accordé à Zenit il abordait notamment la question du scandale de la croix qui est le scandale de la condamnation d’un innocent, et le problème de la violence aujourd’hui qui est selon lui « d’abord un problème d’adultes, un problème d’éducation » Je n’ai sélectionné pour les lecteurs de NS que la 1ère et la dernière des 6 questions de l’entrevue.

Zenit: En quoi le scandale de la croix de Jésus nous interpelle-t-il tous aujourd’hui ?

P. Peticlerc – Le scandale de la Croix de Jésus c’est d’abord le scandale de cette condamnation d’une victime innocente. Quel crime, quel délit avait commis ce jeune Nazaréen ? Aucun ! Son seul tort était d’avoir quitté son village et de faire route avec ses amis, d’annoncer en termes simples, la venue du Royaume, de vouloir décloisonner la société. Il n’en avait que faire de toutes ces cloisons mises par le pouvoir, le savoir ou l’argent. Mais tout ceci a fortement dérangé les partisans de l’ordre établi, tous ceux qui se crispent sur leurs acquis, sur leurs petits pouvoirs et qui souhaitent que rien ne bouge. Alors il fallait faire taire cet homme. Et j’ai envie de dire que les moyens d’hier étaient les mêmes qu’aujourd’hui lorsqu’il s’agit de vouloir faire taire quelqu’un.
On commence par faire circuler la rumeur. On l’accusait de mal parler de Dieu, lui qui ne connaissait que le langage de la tendresse. Et cette rumeur conduit au rejet et le rejet conduit à l’exclusion. Il suffit alors de l’ambition d’un juge voulant plaire à l’opinion publique pour faire le reste, lorsque la lâcheté va conduire tous ceux qui auraient dû s’opposer au silence.

Alors la question reste actuelle pour chacune, chacun d’entre nous, lorsque sous nos yeux se déroule parfois le procès de l’innocent : est-ce que nous savons prendre le parti de l’innocent condamné ? Ou alors est-ce que, pour ne pas rompre avec notre petit confort, nos petites habitudes, par lâcheté, nous faisons semblant de ne rien voir, de rien entendre. Je crois que les injustices continuent d’être criantes dans le monde d’aujourd’hui et que beaucoup, par lâcheté, se taisent, car se lever aux côtés des innocents, aux côtés des victimes, c’est toujours courir un certain risque

La violence subie par le Christ, c’est bien la violence du martyr, celui qui ne cède pas d’un pouce face à son message de vérité et qui va jusqu’au bout de la fidélité à ce qu’il est venu annoncer. Et la souffrance du Christ c’est la souffrance de tous ces martyrs.

J’ai envie de dire que la violence de la croix est bien la violence du rejet. Pour moi, ce qui se joue dans ce Chemin de Croix, c’est vraiment le chemin où on va vraiment exclure de la communauté celui qui est en train de dénoncer l’injustice. C’est ne ce sens que ce message me paraît très très actuel.


Zenit : Quelle lumière d’espérance la Croix de Jésus apporte-t-elle ? Que la violence ne peut avoir le dernier mot ?

P. Peticlerc – Tout à fait. C’est là la grande espérance pascale. C’est que si on peut effectivement détruire le corps, on ne peut détruire l’esprit. C’est cet esprit de Jésus qui continue d’animer tous ceux qui marchent à sa suite. Et il est vrai que dans cette confrontation entre Jésus et Pilate, finalement, le plus fort n’est sans doute pas celui que l’on croit.

Et l’espérance pascale est là qui nous dit : « N’ayez pas peur même si la violence détruit le corps, sachez que l’esprit (l’esprit d’amour, l’esprit de justice et de paix ) résiste à toute forme de violence ; et soyez vous tous, en contemplant cette croix, des artisans de justice et de paix ». ROME, Vendredi 6 avril 2007 (ZENIT.org)


ALLELUIA!

LE SEIGNEUR EST RESSUSCITÉ!

INTERVIEW: Fr. RICHARD AUTHIER

Fr. Richard Authier is presently the Provincial Superior of the Salesians of Canada; his mandate will come to term this coming summer. He resides in Montreal and is also the executive director of the Salesian Youth Centre a few streets away from the Maria Ausiliatrice Parish.


Fr. Richard, your Salesian vocation came about in Sherbrooke, but you’re not originally from there, are you? Would you mind telling us a few things about your family?

I was born in Montreal on January 21st 1948, the day Maurice Duplessis first hoisted the Quebec flag on the National Assembly. My family was composed of my parents, Jean & Florence, and three younger brothers and two younger sisters. My family moved to Sherbrooke when I was 2 years old. Only my father worked outside of the home, most of his life as a salesman or sales manager, and so we lived a rather simple lifestyle. As a family we were sincere believers and active in our Parish. There was certainly a serene and happy atmosphere to our family.


What about your childhood and youth?

As a child, I was a diligent student at school and a good older brother at home. I do remember helping my parents quite a bit with the younger children. My elementary and high school education was almost completely carried out at St. Patrick High School in Sherbrooke. During elementary school I was a very faithful altar server at our parish, also called St. Patrick’s. In high school I was an honour student in my final year. I also participated in numerous activities such as the yearbook committee, the photo club, Blessed Sacrament & Immaculate Conception Sodalities, and the Boy Scouts.


How did you get to know the Salesians and how did your vocation come about?

I got to know the Salesians at St. Patrick High School which was run by them. Some of the legendary Salesians that I grew up with were Fr. Paul Avallone, Fr. Ronald Quenneville, Fr. Bernie Gilliece and Brother Gerard Poirier. They all were strong influences in my vocational journey. In reality, however, my vocation began to grow before I really knew the Salesians, especially as a young altar server at St. Patrick’s Parish. I was also greatly inspired at the age of 10 by the priestly ordination of my father’s youngest brother Paul in 1958. It was however in high school that I felt most strongly God’s call. It came through ordinary events such as leading the rosary during the weekly school Mass or being a Boy Scout patrol leader with younger scouts. Because of all this, at the end of high school in 1964, and at the very mature age of 16! I announced to my shocked parents that I wanted to go to Newton, New Jersey, to become a Son of Mary. My parents accepted, but missed my presence very much in those first years. I am still grateful for their courage & faith.


What has been your Salesian itinerary?

I studied in Newton from 1964 to 1969. During these years I did my novitiate and took my temporary vows for a first period of three years. The atmosphere was very family like; so after some initial loneliness I felt very comfortable. The studies were definitely of a higher quality. It was also a very exciting time in the history of the world, the Church and the United States: Vatican Council, Beatles, peace & love, assassinations of Martin Luther King & Bobby Kennedy, civil rights, Vietnam War, etc. An innocent young adult discovered the world!

From 1969 to 1972, I was in practical training for three years during my 2nd period of temporary vows: Jacquet River and Sherbrooke. Plenty of work to learn how to be a teacher and educator, all of which I took sincerely to heart. For this period I’m very grateful to Salesians like Fr. Jean Paul Lebel, Fr. Georges Parent and Fr. Maurice Petit who all certainly taught me the ropes!

The last period before ordination was from 1972 to 1976. During these years I did my Bachelor’s of Theology at Université de Sherbrooke and a Master’s in Pastoral Theology at Université St Paul in Ottawa. It was again a very enthralling time, as it was the period of implementation of so many of the teachings of Vatican Council II. During this period, Fathers Romeo Trottier and Charles Ceglar were important guides in my life.


You practice any particular sport or have any hobby?

In high school and as a young Salesian, I was an avid photographer, even developing my own pictures. My favourite sport has been cross country skiing, even though these last years I have sort of neglected it. Presently I enjoy walking (also for heart reasons!) and going to movies. I try to choose these movies wisely, and often learn some life lesson from a lot of them.


You are terminating your 3rd term as Provincial of the Salesians of Canada. What do you retain of those years?

This is a question I have been thinking a lot about lately! It sometimes seems hard to believe that by this summer I will have spent 15 of my best years as Provincial. I would have never imagined this on Ordination day. Firstly, I retain of these years a satisfaction at having really carried out what the Lord and the Congregation have asked of me. “When you want to make God laugh, tell Him your plans!” Secondly, I have always believed that God had given me the needed gifts to carry out this responsibility: the esteem that the confreres still have for me is my own little confirmation of this. Finally, I muse on the fact that I will end up being the first and last Canadian Superior. In between, however, I sincerely believe that we have all grown as disciples and youth educators. This makes the present transition into the new Province hopeful and life-giving!


What does being a Salesian priest mean to you and what facets of priestly ministry do you value most?

Being a Salesian priest to me has had two dimensions: first of all in relationship to the young: « Being a sign and a bearer of God’s love especially to the young ». I have done this as a teacher and school chaplain; as a summer camp animator or director, whether at Camp Savio or here in RDP; as a youth leader and spiritual advisor at the DBYLC; and as a preacher at Maria Ausiliatrice. Because of all my years as Superior, there has been a 2nd very important dimension to my priesthood: “In imitation of Christ and in the spirit of Don Bosco, the superior fosters charity, animates and orients his confreres, and takes decisions.” I am especially proud at having been present and helpful at critical moments in the life of a number of confreres.


What would you consider as one of the most meaningful experiences of your Salesian priestly life?

Certainly it has to be this thrice renewed call to be Superior. It has called me to places I did not want to go and fostered my own growth and holiness, sometimes in spite of myself! I often had to say to myself what is written on my DBYLC office door: “Don’t be afraid, just believe!”


Is there a thought, a message you would like to leave to Salesians, as also to young people?

This message will come from the particular experience that hit my life now almost two years ago when I had my heart attack, surgery and convalescence. I would express it like this: Life is a gift not to be taken for granted. Use well the time you have been granted to become what God calls you to be. Whatever you want to do or have to do, do it now. Above all, don’t be afraid and just believe! May Our Lord bless each of you and Our Lady watch over you.


Thank you, Fr. Richard. God bless you, all your dear ones and your ministry!



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