APPROACH TO FORMATION


APPROACH TO FORMATION 

1. Directional

  • Providing opportunities for encounter with self, others, God and the world.
  • Making resources available.
  • Facilitating the process of self-transformation.
  • Enabling them to discern their Vocation.
  • Assisting the students to discern personal charism and integrate it with the Charism of the Congregation.

2. Inspirational

  • Witness of personal life.
  • Challenging and supportive presence.
  • Personal maturity and integrity.
  • Sharing experience of God, commitment, Priesthood / Brotherhood, mission.
  • Witness of personal prayer life.
  • Witness of lived apostolic spirit.
  • Witness of personal values, integrated with professed values.

3. Educational

  • Providing academic information and necessary intellectual input.
  • Giving values and value clarification.
  • Developing necessary skills.
  • Offering professional training for our specific apostolate.
  • Performing one's duties as an expression of mission.
  • Giving pastoral orientation.

4. Transformational

  • Facilitating growth at various levels.
  • Facilitating clarity and integration of values and attitudes.
  • Clarifying and deepening motivations.
  • Encouraging personal maturity and responsibility.
  • Fostering tolerance towards shortcomings, failures, etc.

Facilitating freedom – freeing self from within and without.


Agenda Paolina

 18/06/2018

† SSP: Fr. Giuseppe Epaminonda (2003) - Fr. Luciano Giaconia (2013) • FSP: Sr. Maria Fresco (1992) - Sr. Teresina Veglio (1993) - Sr. M. Egidia Vitale (2000) - Sr. Ildefonsa Pivetta (2012) • PD: Sr. M. Bibiana Ravina (1999) - Sr. M. Piera Marin (2013) - Sr. M. Floriana Dal Masetto (2015) • ISF: Adele Cocchieri (2008).

Thoughts

 18/06/2018 By nourishing ourselves with Jesus Christ, little by little our mind will think the way Jesus thought. For example: blessed are the poor, blessed are the meek, blessed are those who mourn their faults, blessed are those who suffer because they will be consoled… (AP 1958/1, p. 114).