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

 19/12/2018

* FSP: 1928 a Verona (Italia).

 19/12/2018

† SSP: D. Carmine Salerni (1981) - D. Girolamo Casolari (1990) - D. Pascual Leviste (2000) - Fr. Salvatore Giuseppino Lanza (2011) • FSP: Sr. Giacinta Gomes (1966) - Sr. Giuseppina Albesiano (1983) • PD: Sr. M. Antonietta Mineo (2003) • SJBP: Sr. Angelina Barattin (2011).

Thoughts

 19/12/2018 Those who do not love young people cannot find the means and they neither know how to attract them. Only those who love often think of others, and thinking of others is often the secret of success (ATP 282).