"Called to be good and to do good"
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.
Pictures of FIC junior Aspirants contacts days that was held in August this years. The vice provincial Superior Bro. Patrick Binneh gave the opening address whiles Bro. Peter Saatuo gave the talk for the encounter. They were group discussions and workshop among other things
CLOSING CEREMONY TO MARK THE END OF ONE WEEK RETREAT OF FIC BROTHERS - GHANA PROVINCE. DATE:7/09/16 THEME: DEEPENING OUR COMMUNITY LIFE BY WAY OF WITNESSING TO GOD'S MERCY. The annual retreat of the Brothers FIC, Ghana Province came to a close with a Holy Mass presided over by His Lordship Most Rev. Bishop Sowah Boi-Nai, the catholic Bishop of Yendi diocese. A total of thirty brothers participated in the annual spiritual ....
It’s Official: ‘Saint’ Mother Teresa During Canonization Mass, Pope Francis Suggests to Some 120,000 Faithful to Carry Her Smile in Their Hearts SEPTEMBER 4, 2016 DEBORAH CASTELLANO LUBOVPOPE AND HOLY SEE Zenit –Sc “I think, perhaps, we may have some difficulty in calling her “Saint Teresa”: her holiness is so near to us, so tender and so fruitful that we continual to spontaneously call her ‘Mother Teresa.'” Pope Francis deviated from his prepared text to say this ....
FIC BROTHERS GHANA PROVINCE MAKE OUR ANNUAL COMMON RETREAT DATE: 1st - 7th SEPTEMBER, 2016. The annual retreat of the Brothers FIC Ghana Province has started in Wa St. Louis Community under the theme “Deepening our Community Life by Way of Witnessing to God’s Mercy”. A total of twenty eight brothers (28) are attending it. In his welcome address, the provincial superior Br. Seregeous Dery (FIC) commended the participants for the massive turnout ....
Dear Brothers, It is our sad duty to inform you about the passing away of Bro. Resignatus Geertjens on 30 August 2016. The text of the mourning card reads as follows: " Congregation of the Brothers of the Immaculate Conception of Mary 'Wisdom shines brightly and never fades. She is easily recognized by those who love her and found by those who seek her.' (Wisdom 6:12) After a lifetime of service ....
Herewith we present to you the fourth issue of IGC in 2016, which will inform you about the following: * Be Merciful like the Father (Luke 6:36) * Report ConCon-2016 / Formators’ Meeting * Joint Meeting with Brothers BHK * News from Province Chile: 30th Anniversary celebration of San Antonio Educational Center, Talca * News from Province Ghana: Final Professions in Ghana * NewsfromProvinceIndonesia:SomeeventsintheProvince * InMemoriam:Bros.RogierSmoldersandNicolausPrasadja * Special Birthdays in the coming months
Yth. Para Bruder dan Frater di KOMUNITAS. Salam kasih persaudaraan, Inti pengajaran Yesus dapat kita temukan dalam Injil Matius 22: 37 – 40 tentang perintah atau hukum yang tertutama. Yesus bersabda, “Kasihilah Tuhan, Allahmu, dengan segenap hatimu dan dengan segenap jiwamu dan dengan segenap akal budimu. Itulah hukum yang terutama dan yang pertama. Dan hukum yang kedua, yang sama dengan itu ialah: Kasihilah sesamamu manusia seperti dirimu sendiri. Pada kedua hukum inilah tergantung seluruh hukum Taurat ....
Daily Report Congregational Conference and Formators' Meeting 2016 at Syalom Retreat House in Bandungan, Indonesia.
CONCON – BANDUNGAN – INDONESIA, FRIDAY, 5TH AUGUST, 2016 So soon, the 2 weeks Congregational Conference (ConCon) and Formators meeting has come to a close. Looking back with gratitude, it would be said that, it has not only been a time of enriching experiences both at the personal and group levels but also a time of relaxing and fruitful deliberations all aimed arriving at a holistic formation programme for our young brothers as ....
Dear Brothers, It is our sad duty to inform you about the passing away of Bro. Resignatus Geertjens on 30 August 2016. The text of the mourning card reads as follows: " Congregation of the Brothers of the Immaculate Conception of Mary
Decease Bro. Rogier Smolders.
Dear Brothers, It is our sad duty to inform you about the passing away of Bro. Rogier Smolders at the evening of 1st August 2016. The text of the mourning card reads as follows: " Congregation of the Brothers of the Immaculate Conception of Mar
SPECIAL BIRTHDAYS August 13 Lawrence Sitima (50), Gonzaga University, The Ministry Institute, 405 East Sinto, Spokane, WA 99202, 1849 U.S.A. 18 Martinus Handoko (65), Maastricht, Emmaus. September 06 Luis Munos Galleguillos (65), Talca, San Antonio.
SPECIAL BIRTHDAYS June 06 Seregeous Dery (50), WA, Provincial House 06 Augustine Kubdaar (50), Sunyani 17 Gerard Hermans (85), Maastricht, Rooden Leeuw 25 Diomedes Marx (85), Maastricht, Bruss.str. Ludovicus July 06 Resignatus Geertjens (9
Decease Bro. Henk van Mierlo on 9 March 2016
The text of the mourning card reads as follows: "Congregation of the Brothers of the Immaculate Conception of Mary 'The L
Canonical Visitation to Malawi Province by Bro. Martin Handoko and Bro. Guido Sukarman, 1st October to 22nd October, 2016.
Joint meeting General Council and Provincial Council of The Netherlands on September 29, 2016, at Prins Bischopsingel 22, Maastricht
Joint meeting General Boards - Brothers CMM and Brothers FIC on September 15, 2016 at the Office of General Board of Brothers CMM in Tilburg, The Netherlands.
Meeting Preparatory Committee of OASIS 2017 on Monday 29 August 2016, at Emmaus Community, Maastricth.
Congregational Conference 2016 and Formators meeting, on July 24 to August 6 at "Shalom" Retreat House in Bandungan, Ambarawa, Central Java, Indonesia.
Meeting General Council and Provincial Council of Indonesia Province on Tuesday 19 July 2016, at the Provincial House in Semarang, Indonesia.
Joint meeting General Councils Brthers "BHK" and Brothers FIC on July 15, 2016, at the Provincial house of Brothers "BHK" in Malang, Indonesia.
Meeting General Council and Provincial Council of Indonesia Province on Sunday 3 July 2016, at the Brothers-FIC community in Muntilan, Indonesia.