30 April 2022

UISG Assembly

From 2-6 May, the plenary assembly of the International Union of Superiors General (UISG) will be held at the Ergife Palace Hotel in Rome. Theme: Embracing vulnerability in the synodal journey.

Paths of Feminist Christology

On Friday, May 6, there will be a presentation of the book Percorsi di cristologia femminista [Paths of Feminist Christology] (Edizioni San Paolo) by Milena Mariani and Mercedes Navarro Puerto in the Aula Magna of the Valdese Faculty. Simona Segoloni and Antonio Autiero will participate in the debate, moderated by Marinella Perroni.

New Saints

On 15 May, Pope Francis will proclaim the following names to be Saints: Maria Francesca di Gesù (born Anna Maria Rubatto), foundress of the Capuchin Tertiary Sisters of Loano; Maria Domenica Mantovani, co-founder and first superior general of the institute of the Little Sisters of the Holy Family (article page 40); Maria Rivier, foundress of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary; Maria di Gesù (born Carolina Santocanale), foundress of the Congregation of the Capuchin Sisters of the Immaculate of Lourdes.

Edited by Valeria Pendenza