Archivi tag: challenge

AMERICA/BOLIVIA – The Council of the laity: our challenge is to have a leading role in building a culture of peace

Sucre – “In no sense can we accept that with aggression we can solve problems, on the contrary our challenge is to have a leading role in building a culture of peace, according to our values and fundamental principles of Christian life”: this is how the Statement of the Bolivian Council of Catholic Laity, which… Leggi tutto »

AMERICA/PARAGUAY – Municipal elections: violence and corruption must challenge us “not only as voters but as society in general”

Asuncion – Municipal elections will take place in Paraguay on Sunday, October 10, with which citizens are called to renew the 261 municipal governments of the Country. According to data from the Tribunal Superior de Justicia Electoral , those entitled to vote are 4,644,563, of whom 1,450,000 are young people between 18 and 29. Young… Leggi tutto »

OCEANIA/PAPUA NEW GUINEA – Creating a better world: the challenge for teachers

Boroko – “Jesus was the greatest teacher of all time, but he was misunderstood even by his own disciples, who were afraid to ask him questions. The same goes for us teachers. When our students do not understand something. , they are even afraid to ask questions”, said Fr. Gregorio Bicomong Jnr SDB, Provincial Superior,… Leggi tutto »