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First International Conference for Charismatic Communities Leaders

This conference is aimed for community leaders.  Each invited community can send two representatives.  It will be a formation meeting whose purpose is to share our experiences to help us to better serve the Lord and the Church with our respective charisms. Some of the topics we will address will be: CHARIS and communities Ecumenical communities In the footsteps of Dom Hélder Câmara Our action in the suburbs Abuses, does it only happen to others? How to evangelize young people? Communities, sources of vocations for the Church Hoping to be numerous in Recife, I entrust this important meeting to [...]

By |2019-11-04T22:24:01-08:00November 4th, 2019||

ICCRS Leadership Formation Institute

ICCRS Leadership Formation Institute “The things we have heard and understood, the things our fathers have told us we will not hide from their children but will tell them to the next generation: the glories of the Lord and his might and the marvelous deeds he has done”.         Psalm 78: 3-4 ICCRS offers its VIII Leadership Formation Institute programme.  Classes include studies in Scripture, Ecclesiology, Pneumatology, Marology, Kerygma, CCR, Leadership and Ministry. Students will be offered practical teaching and workshops on various aspects of the ministry within CCR. In addition, the students will go [...]

By |2019-01-17T12:01:00-08:00March 12th, 2018|

Pentecost Novena

“The Pentecost Novena is the first of all novenas, nine days of prayer.  After Jesus’ Ascension into heaven, He commanded His disciples to come together in the upper room to devote themselves to constant prayer (Acts 1: 14).  They prayed for nine days before receiving the Holy Spirit on Pentecost.” On May 4, 1897, Pope Leo XIII proclaimed: “We decree and command that throughout the whole Catholic Church, this year and in every subsequent year, a novena shall take place before Whit-Sunday (Pentecost), in all parish churches.”  (Encyclical: On the Holy Spirit, para. 13) Let’s join the world in praying [...]

By |2018-12-13T15:48:31-08:00February 14th, 2018||

Address of His Holiness Pope Francis at the Golden Jubilee

On Saturday, June 3, 2017, Pope Francis spoke to the tens of thousands of faithful who gathered at the Circus Maximus in Rome, Italy.  They were there to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal.  Here is the text of his speech. Pope Francis at St. Peter's Square, the Vatican. "Brothers and sisters, thank you for the witness you have given here today, thank you!  It has helped us all, myself included … all of us! In the first chapter of the Acts of the Apostles we read: "And staying with them, [Jesus] charged them not [...]

By |2019-02-22T12:56:25-08:00June 29th, 2017|Charismatic Renewal, Golden Jubilee|

Pentecost Sunday

Pentecost Sunday Pentecost is celebrated as the birthday of the Catholic Church. It marks the day when the Holy Spirit came to the Apostles in the upper room.  After that, the Apostles went out into the streets and boldly proclaimed the Gospel of the Lord. Lectio Divina for Pentecost Sunday:

By |2018-12-13T15:44:00-08:00February 22nd, 2017|, |

Golden Jubilee 2017 — Vatican, VA

[column width="1/1" last="true" title="Golden Jubilee 2017" title_type="single" animation="none" implicit="true"] As we approach the Catholic Charismatic Renewal Golden Jubilee in 2017, ICCRS and Catholic Fraternity, in response to the invitation of Pope Francis, are organizing an event to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the beginning of the Charismatic Renewal in the Catholic Church that started during the "Duquesne Weekend" on February 17-19, 1967. Schedule of Events at the Golden Jubilee Celebration at in Rome, Italy [/column] [divider type="1"] [/divider] [column width="1/1" last="true" title="" title_type="single" animation="none" implicit="true"] [/column]

By |2017-03-06T15:47:45-08:00February 6th, 2017||