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

 18/10/2018

* SSP: 1943 ad Apelação (Portogallo).

 18/10/2018

† SSP: D. Josephino Javellana (2006) - Fr. Nazareno Giolo (2016) • FSP: Sr. Virgelina Ceballos (1997) - Sr. Giuseppina M. Balestra (2015) • ISF: José Anacleto Aguilera (2010).

Thoughts

 18/10/2018 It is not a matter of knowing the bodies that are visible, but the souls that listen. We must make ourselves known through the catechism and the ministry of the word, which the Master has entrusted [to us] (AD 316).