My patriotism feeds my national pride. We are in the Malagasy language month in June. The objective is to encourage everyone to respect the rules in the use of the Malagasy language, whether in writing or orally.

Words are important and sacred; we Malagasy have several languages. Homeland is where words circulate to be used by people who speak, so language and homeland are intertwined. Words live: form, live, change, die.

The world of motherhood today is full of turmoil and anxiety, as well as the challenges of globalization. Their universe is full of luxury and complexity, mixed together. Despite these "lists", women should not forget themselves too much: the nutritional aspect, physical care. You have to get closer, not do things alone. Men and women should get along well. In order not to be discouraged, you must always be positive. Women have a great responsibility and must be strong to shape the spirit of the family. Mothers need support: to help each other at home, to educate the next generation, to encourage everyone to find all the means and to be ready to explore more...

♦ We should not move forward in marriage until we have completed “getting to know each other” and “sharing”, which is a stage of life towards adulthood. Live the current process but prepare for the future... ♦ Few health workers are willing to work in rural areas due to the lack of social infrastructure they need and that is why people are encouraged to become auto-doctors; for example, the school where they will teach their children, or the subject of electricity... ♦ For health reasons, people must think carefully about what they should swallow, especially those who have become traditional healers ; it is better to be tested, by a professional doctor.... Program “Ampela Miary”.

The correction of people is important to harmonize society. The correction is a process that must take place following a judgment made by one or more people. Areas in which to practice correction include: family, school, administration and community. The correction, for the students, is a secondary explanation of the previous lessons. The correction must not cause prejudice to the person to whom it is addressed. If the “correction” between the family and the school goes well, it is easier to organize the community. The correction of a person must be in accordance with the rights of the data subject.

To have a constant conscience without reproach

Message of the Bishops of the Episcopal Conference of Madagascar. “I strive to have a clear conscience before God and men” (Acts 24,16)

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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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