When you think about it, you realize that there are many things that we, as educators and parents, are not succeeding in today. We need careful attention to this, we also need in-depth study, in order to improve the way of life and the way of thinking, which can deviate or completely reject the highest values, which are the protection and care of LIFE.

The Ancestors were not meant to be served but deserved to be respected because they transmitted and protected Life for all generations to come. It is important to respect all the deceased and the Ancestors who preceded them in the afterlife.

It is the common duty of Laity and Priests, who are both under the auspices of the Bishop, to lead the People of God in each Parish and District, which is grouped into a Diocese. It is therefore right and just to demand of all priests and parish priests the so-called "capacity to lead" Christians, whether they lead or entrust them, and the capacity to manage the goods of the Church.

October 12 is the feast day of St. John Beyzim, and prayers are made for all people with skin diseases. Education is important and should be promoted at all levels, from the family to the community. Children, teenagers and young people need to be helped: physically, mentally and spiritually, these are the three elements that build the whole human being. Everyone has his or her own way of taking care of these three elements: the physical through food and clothing plus exercise; spirituality through education to gain knowledge; spirituality through prayer. Neighbours should help each other and help each other...

Visitatio ad limina Apostolorum

The Episcopal Conference of Madagascar carries out a pilgrimage visit called "Visitatio ad limina". This visit is held in the Basilicas of the Apostles in Rome every five years where the bishops pray, meet and talk with the Holy Father and visit the different dicasteries and congregations of the Vatican for the good of the life of the Church and the people of God. Jean Séraphin Rafanomezantsoa, Secretary of Coordination, Episcopal Conference of Madagascar.

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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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