Meeting of evangelizers on the peripheries
General Prefecture of Apostolate | Claretian Missionaries
Guatemala, from May 28 until June 2, 2018
Place: Claret Retreat House | Casa de Retiros Claret
Ciudad San Cristóbal, Zona 8 de Mixco, Guatemala C.A.
1. Favour workshops to analyse the reality, exchange experiences and training to be able to creatively evangelize in the peripheries [Action Plan of the General Government – 1st process, n. 1.2].
2. Give incentives, in our Centres for higher learning and publishing, for a new biblical-theological reflection oriented to prophetic dialogue [APGG 1.3].
3. Create spirituality materials that support agents of evangelization in the peripheries [APGG 1.4]
the analysis of reality in a Congregation going forth
A. Echoes from the online forum about “Conversion”
B.Share good practices with Claretian DNA [by the participants or online conversation with each “periphery”]
Rural and metropolitan peripheries
Peripheries of dialogue and of political-economic decision-making
Peripheries of marginality, suffering and loneliness
C. New guidelines for the analysis of reality in a Congregation going forth
A. Reflections / conferences that can be shared through Claretian Publications and other media:
Fredy Cabrera CMF (Centroamerica): The periphery in the heart of Jesus Christ and his disciples
Andrea Riccardi (founder of Saint Egidio): The art of welcoming, serving, donating: today's Gospel?
Cardinal from Latin America: Countries + catholic = catholic + social?
Carlos Sánchez CMF (CESC): Claret on the peripheries of his world and time context
Aquilino Bocos CMF (ITVC Madrid): Thought and praxis of proximity within the Claretian history
José Cristo-Rey CMF (ITVC Madrid): From “Theology for the Mission” to a Mission for Theology
B. Testimonies / interviews for apostoladocmf.org, The Claretian Mission, Mission Alive
C. Photographic exhibition on “peripheries” in the Basilica of the Immaculate Heart of Mary - Rome and, later, in the TICL and in our Centers of High Studies
A. Creation of spirituality, artistic and digital resources that can be available in our e-Library
Poems / prayers (Pedro Casaldaliga, ...)
Drawings / paintings (Cerezo Barredo, ...)
Photos - calendars / posters (Angelo Cuppini, ...)
Songs / videos /...
Cláudio Gregianini + José Francisco Andrade – São Paulo, Brasil
Henry Ramírez Soler – Meta + Gabriel Mejía – Hogares Claret, Medellín, Colombia
Enrique Mascorro or Mario Segovia – Dispensario del Valle, México
Jesús María Amatria – Jimani, Dominican Republic + Pablo Szulk – Guantánamo, Cuba
Angelo Cupini – Lecco + Renato Caprioli – Trieste, Italia
Marçal Pereira + José Maia – Carvalhos, Portugal
Agustín Ortiz – Claret Enea-Bilbao + Joan Soler – Casal Claret-Vic, España
Arvin Bellen – Bacacay Albay + Lorenzo Larry – Ormoc, Philippines
Arturo Morales – Aborigen Center – Taipei, Taiwan, China + Josep M. Abella – Osaka, Japon
John Christy – Varod, Sri Lanka
Soosai Antony – Manasu, Chennai, India
Lawrence Ikeh – Kala’a, Nigeria + Casmir Ibe – Chad
Robert N’Djoli – Congo
Jude Thaddeus Langeh – Claretian Publications from Cameroun
Joseph Pitchai – South Sudan
Artur Teixeira (General Prefect of Apostolate) + Lord Winner (General Mission Procure) +
Rohan Dominic (Claretian presence at UN-NY, USA) + Speakers (4)
Mario Kevin + Angel Ochagavia (translators Spanish English)
Ismael Montero (Provincial of Centroamérica) + Félix de Lama y César Espinoza (SM-MICLA)
President of MICLA + Executive Secretary of MICLA
Room and meals during the encounter paid by the General Prefecture of Apostolate;
Visa and travel to Guatemala paid by the Major Organism of the participant (to be included on the budget of 2018);
Cultural visit and contact with a local periphery offered by the Host Organism (Centroamérica);
Travel expenses and “pro labore” to the main speakers by the General Prefecture of Apostolate.