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The Congregation of the Brothers FIC is an international community of about 300 religious brothers, who live and work in six countries: Chile, Ghana, Indonesia, Timor Leste, Malawi and The Netherlands.
Day four and five of OASIS 2014. (24th-25th November 2014): Sharing of Experiences (God’s Love). The progress of the FIC Spiritual Journey (OASIS 2014) on November 24-25, 2014 dwells on the theme: Sharing of experiences. This theme explains the sharing of God’s Love in our lives through experiences. That is we stand to celebrate God’s Love in us which also signifies or emphasises the truth and reality of God in our lives. It ....
OASIS 2014 - REPORT OF THE SECOND DAY, 22 NOVEMBER. After the Eucharistic celebration, participants were confronted with a question during the morning prayer service: "Why have I been chosen from my family to be a religious and secondly, from my community members to undertake this spiritual journey?" This question helped the participants to reflect on the uniqueness of the opportunity offered to each one of them to attend the climax of ....
TRIBUTE FROM THE BROTHERS FIC, GHANA PROVINCE TO LATE BRO. NICHOLAS ZUMANAA. “SEEK TO DO GOOD TO ONE ANOTHER AND TO ALL” WHO AM I? I believe late Bro. Nicholas Zumanaa, affectionally called “Nicho” has asked this question “who am I” quite often in his life and each time he will have given a similar but not the same answer. This is because he was a person who believed in growth and ....
TRIBUTE TO LATE BRO. NICHOLAS ZUMANAA, FIC. FROM THE FIC GENERAL COUNCIL (presented by Bro. Raphael Besigrinee) Dear Brothers and friends, never before have the lives of so many been left devastated by the departure of a single person; never before have so many minds been left wondering by the experience of the death of one person. The so many lives are those of ours; that single person is our beloved brother and ....
Day one. A short report of OASIS 2014. Wahlwiller, November 20, 2014. First of all, we thank you to Lord our God that all participants of OASIS have arrived in The Netherlands safely, yet in a good condition and healthy. Before we started with our OASIS, for a several days Indoensian brothers stayed at de Beyart, Ghanaian brothers stayed at Emmaus community, Malawian brothers and Alpitio Kog (Ghana) stayed at Capucijnengang community, and Chilean brothers ....
Opening Address - OASIS 2014. OASIS : A WAY TO HAVE LIFE ABUNDANTLY. “I have come so that they may have life and have it to the full” (John 10:10). Dear sisters and brothers, We have just heard the reading from the Holy Gospel of John chapter 10 which is telling us that Jesus is the gate. Anyone who enters through Him will be safe; moreover Jesus also says that He has ....
The Beneficiaries of the Vincentian Mission (by Fr. Celestino Fernández, CM) [The third in a series of presentations on Vincentian Spirituality] The Synod on the new evangelization asks Religious Orders and Congregations to be fully available to go to the geographical, social and cultural frontiers of evangelization. The Synod invites religious to move toward the new aeropaghi (situations) of mission. The Instrumentum Laboris of the Synod on the new evangelization also gave importance to a series ....
Blessed are you, Lord God: Blessed are you for ever. Holy is your name: Blessed are you for ever. Great is your mercy for your people: Blessed are you for ever. Amen! Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, We praise you and give you glory: We bless you for calling us to be your holy people. Remain in our hearts,
The arrangements for the funeral and burial of late Bro. Nicholas Zumanaa, FIC.
Fraternal greetings from the Provincial Council (PC) to you all in your respective communities and apostolates. I assume that you are all aware by now of the untimely demise of our brother - Bro. Nicholas Zumanaa, FIC as the sad news was immediately re
Early this morning today, 29 October 2014, at 00:30, our beloved Brother Nicolas Zumanaa, passed away. "I am the resurrection and the life; he who believes in me, though he die, yet shall live, and whoever lives and believes in me shall never die." (Jesus
SPECIAL BIRTHDAYS November 2014 07 Frans School (70), Maastricht (Emmaus) 10 Noud Fonken (80), Maastricht (Rooden Leeuw) 13 Nico Brunott (85), Maastricht (Overkant) 21 Remy Nyukorong (50), Maastricht (Emmaus) 27 Roland Heeren (80), Maastricht (Ludov
Bro. Yos Baskoro.
Gisteren heeft br. Yos Berkemeijer een operatie aan een liesbreuk moeten ondergaan. De operatie is goed verlopen, voor rust en herstel verblijft hij nu wel nog enkele dagen op De Beyart. We wensen hem veel beterschap toe.
A Day of Prayer for Vocations.
Re: A Day of Prayer for Vocations It has been our concern for some time that less and less young men and women are inter- ested in joining religious congregations to become a consecrated person for the sake of the Kingdom. The harvest is rich but indeed
OASIS 2014, FIC-Journey to Spiritual Enrichment, Wahlwiller-The Netherlands, 20 November - 18 December 2014.
7th meeting preparation OASIS 2014, November 11, 2014, at Burgemeester Cortenstraat/Emmaus Community, Maastricth.
Meeting of General Council of the Brothers FIC and Provincial Council of the Netherlands, November 6, 2014 at Prins Bisschopsingel, Maastricht.
Four brothers who are going to make their orientation visit to Chile, will leave for Chile from Amsterdam, 30th September 2014.
Meeting FAC (Financial Advisory Committee), September 10, 2014 at Prins Bisschopsingel, Maastricht.
Canonical Visitation to Ghana, Bros. Martin Handoko and Guido S.: 21 September - 31 October 2014