The mood, attitude and spirit of proceeding with the marriage are the guarantee and foundation that makes it last. These qualities must be prepared, identified and cultivated, they do not happen automatically. It is important to know that married life is different from single life. Getting married is a continuation of creation, which is a blessing from God. The husband and wife have many responsibilities towards this mission. The fulfilment of this mission is the life of happiness, on earth. Live and love" programme with the Arrupe Centre.

The human being is not only "body" but also "soul". I am not only a human being with biological needs, but I am also a spiritual being with spiritual needs. The scientific knowledge I have of myself does not tell everything about me. My wholeness is that I am a well-balanced creature. I exist and live because I have a body, a mind, emotions, social needs and a spiritual relationship with God...

We are all called to show compassion and tenderness towards the sick. It is precisely through the experience of frailty and illness that we can learn to walk together in God's style of closeness, compassion and tenderness. The Good Samaritan is our example of service: a face-to-face meeting with the sick person, a care, the inn, the innkeeper, money, the promise to keep each other informed about the sick person. Broadcast "miaina sy mitia" in collaboration with the Arrupe Madagascar centre.

A harmonious relationship between husband and wife is fundamental to the functioning of the household. Relationships need to be improved every day through gentle words, mutual support and expressions of love. There can be many obstacles to improving the relationship, such as lack of time, misunderstandings and the difficulty of raising children in this age we live in. All of this requires constant effort and effective results are obtained when there is good communication...

Diocese of Miarinarivo

Pope Francis has accepted the renunciation of the pastoral government of the Diocese of Miarinarivo, presented by H.E. Mgr Jean Claude Randrianarisoa. At the same time, the Supreme Pontiff has appointed H.E. Mgr Marie Fabien Raharilamboniaina, as Apostolic Admnistrator sede vacante et ad nutum Sanctae Sedis of the same Diocese.

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Love and Salvation

Christmas is a great joy, because it is the love of God that has come to us, proclaims Fr. Bizimana Innocent, Provincial Superior of the Salesians Don Bosco of Madagascar and Mauritius, presenting his Christmas greetings. Salvation is accomplished, so life is not in danger of disappearing. It is this love and this salvation that we wish to fill our life so that we have peace.

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Zatti, our brother

The short film "Zatti, our brother" (Argentina, 2020) focuses on one of the most difficult episodes of his life. We are in Viedma, in 1941: at the age of 60, Zatti is forced to leave the hospital he has attended for decades. His faith and strength are tested.

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