The Teresian School in Ireland is happy and proud that the drawing and a letter to Pope Francis written by one of its students was published in a book together with other contribution from all over the country. From Dublin only two entries were selected for the publication. Well done to Olivia!
Maite Uribe, President of the Teresian Association sends her Christmas greeting for 2017 cwith the following verse: "Light dawns for the just, and gladness for the honest of heart (Psalm 97: 11).
Maite Uribe, President of the Teresian Association, has written the letter of the year 2018 with the title “Gratitude, the other face of gift,”
LEGASPI, Albay, Philippines.
During the 20th Lay Congress of the Philippines, held last October, in the diocese of Legazpi, the National Board of the Council of the Laity was renewed. Rosalinda Basas, member of the Teresian Association, was re-elected secretary.
For the first time, the First World Day of the Poor, instituted by Pope Francis on the XXXIII Sunday in Ordinary Time, will be celebrated on November 19. The message is titled: "Let us love, not with words but with deeds.”
Since this year marks the centennial of the diocesan and civil approval of the Teresian Association in Jaén,1917, its founder Pedro Poveda, the saint from Linares, had an important relevance in the presentations of the XXX Congress of the Association of Archivists of the Church in Spain, September 11-15. Attendees also visited Guadix to learn about the altruistic work of Father Poveda.