Digital Ecosystem / Citizenship
The international website of the Teresian Association has been updated for mobile devices with a simple and clear design that makes the content clearer and the navigation more user friendly, without changing the basic structure.
MADRID, Spain. The Teresian Association (TA) is united with the people of the Philippines who are suffering the consequences of the terrible typhoon Yolanda that ripped several provinces, causing over ten thousand deaths and affecting hundreds of thousands.
Motivated by some people in Germany, a network of reflection, action and prayer has been set in motion because of the tragedy occurred on October 3 near the coast of the island of Lampedusa in Southern Italy, where a boat with 500 people on board sank without receiving help on time. 155 people survived. To date, 293 bodies have been recovered.
VATICAN CITY, Italy
On Saturday, September 21, Pope Francis received eighty participants in the Plenary Assembly of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications in the Clementine Hall of the Apostolic Palace. The Pope delivered an address on the role of communication and technology from the Christian experience to the Pontifical Council, which is led by its president, Archbishop Claudio Maria Celli.
An Intercontinental Forum on "International Organizations: Opportunities and Challenges for the Teresian Association (TA)" took place from August 28-30 in Los Negrales, 40 km from Madrid. The General Secretariat and the Council for Culture of the TA organized it.
VATICAN CITY, Italy.
Over a hundred thousand people participated in the day of fasting and prayer called by Pope Francisco on September 7 at St. Peter’s Square to pray for peace in Syria. Dioceses and parishes throughout the world, religious leaders, people of good will joined this appeal, which could also be followed through the Vatican Television Center, several TV stations, and online. It was a world chain for peace.