Fr. Eduar Carranza Altamirano (SCOR) On Saturday, 14 January, in the Passionist church of “Cristo Rey” in Lima, Peru, Fr. Eduar Carranza Altamirano was ordained a priest by the imposition of hands of Bishop Raúl Chau, Auxiliary bishop of Lima.
On 20 January 2017, in the novitiate of “Cristo de la Luz” (Daimiel) Spain, four novices of the SCOR Province of Spain and Latin America professed First Vows in the hands of the Provincial Superior, Fr. José María Sáez Martín: Felix Humberto Prada Gomez (Colombia), Nelson Enrique Rogel Baide (Honduras),
Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Yurimaguas, Peru Titular Bishop of Buleliana Born: 4 May 1940, Azkoitia, Guipúzcoa, Spain Profession: 05 August 1956 Priestly Ordination: 02 Feb. 1964 Episcopal Ordination: 29 Feb. 1992 Death: 20 January 2017 Requiescat in pace
The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity has a history of over 100 years, in which Christians around the world have taken part in an octave of prayer for visible Christian unity. Blessed Dominic Barberi, Passionist (1792-1849) consecrated and offered his life for the unity of the Church — the
Fr. Charles-Willy Kahuta Wembi (SALV) of the Passionist Community of Mondragone, Italy Born: 06 December 1964 in Zaire, Africa Profession: 06 August 1989 Ordination: 13 August 1995 Death: 15 January 2017 Requiescat in pace
Fr. Bernardo Bongiovanni of the Passionist Community of Borgetto, Italy Born: 23 November 1918, Castellammare del Golfo, Italy Profession: 12 January 1935 Ordination: 21 March 1942 Death: 11 January 2017 Requiescat in pace
The printed version of the “Calendarium Proprium 2017” was mailed to the Passionist communities last November, 2016. The Superiors of the communities that have not received it are asked to notify the General Secretariat using the email email@example.com . The digital version of the same may be download from this