Salesian Family at SEEK 2019

10 Jan 2019

Story and pictures by Fr. Dominic Tran, SDB (New Rochelle, N.Y. – January 8) – Members of the four Salesian provinces of the FMAs and SDBs of Canada and USA, 17 men and women in all (see group photo), participated in the 2019 SEEK Conference in Indianapolis, January 3-7. The
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March for Life to Take Place on January 18

10 Jan 2019

  The 45th annual March for Life will take place in Washington and in other cities around the country on Friday, January 18, a few days ahead of the anniversary of Roe v. Wade on January 22. Students and staff from many Salesian presences will take part in the March.
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Interviews of Some of Our Elder SDBs: Bro. Joseph Tortorici, SDB

10 Jan 2019

In Service of God: Interviews of Some of Our Elder SDBs Bro. Joseph Tortorici, SDB By Jennifer Kennymore Jen Kennymore served as a Salesian Lay Missioner at Mary Help of Christians in Tampa in 2014-2016. At that time she conducted a series of interviews with our elder Salesians at St.
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NewJersey: Don Bosco Prep Students Serve to Needy Kids in Belle Glade

10 Jan 2019

by Jennifer Passerino and Br. Travis Gunther, SDB (Ramsey, N.J. – January 8) – Over Christmas week, 13 students from Don Bosco Prep in Ramsey, N.J., spent their vacation at St. Philip Benizi Parish in Belle Glade, Fla., served by the Salesians, working as counselors at the parish’s three-day winter
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Salesians of the Province of St. Philip the Apostle who returned to the Lord in 2018

27 Dec 2018

Salesians of the Province of St. Philip the Apostle who returned to the Lord in 2018   Fr. Armand Quinto (Feb. 25, 1944-Jan. 31, 2018) Fr.  Michael Chubirko (Nov. 10, 1923-March 5, 2018) Br. Gerald Warner (Dec. 25, 1931-April 2, 2018) Fr. Peter Granzotto (Oct. 3, 1926-June 14, 2018) Br. 
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PROVINCE NECROLOGY – January

27 Dec 2018

NEW ROCHELLE PROVINCE NECROLOGY   JANUARY   1                      Fr. Robert Wieczorek, 74 Tlaquepaque, Mexico, 1952   2                      Fr. Bernard Justen, 86 Tampa, Fla., 2007   3                      Bro. Xavier “Dave” Verrett, 88 Tampa, Fla., 2013   5                      Fr. Carmine Manzella, 63 Port Chester, N.Y., 1936   6                      Fr. Henry Sarnowski 64
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A Brief Experience in the Salesian Youth Centers of Juarez

27 Dec 2018

by Fr. Greg Fishel, SDB (Marrero, La. – December 21) – Bro. Rafael Vargas and I had the great blessing to spend a week at the youth centers in Juarez, Mexico. We arrived on the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, December 12, and were able to participate in the procession
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Quebec: Sherbrooke Confreres Send Noel Greetings

27 Dec 2018

  (Sherbrooke, Que. – December 23) – On behalf of the Salesians in Sherbrooke, Fr. Romeo Trottier sent this Christmas photo and good wishes for a blessed Christmas to the readers of Salesian News. Clockwise from left: Fr. George Harkins, Fr. Romeo, Fr. Pierre Celestin Ona Sue (recently arrived from
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Florida: Behind Great Coaching, CRT Takes Home Some Hardware

27 Dec 2018

By Manny Diaz This year a very bright moment occurred for Cristo Rey Tampa. The boys soccer team claimed third place in the Cambridge Christian Lancer Invitational Soccer tournament. Two players, Favian Monodragon and Robert Morales, were named to the all-tournament team. This is the first athletics trophy in CRT’s
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Meet the Office of Youth Ministry 3: Gui Lopes Uses Experience to Animate the Salesian Youth Movement

27 Dec 2018

by Amy Marinaro Guilherme Lopes joined the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry in May 2015 as the Salesian Youth Movement coordinator. In this role, Gui has worked to create Salesian Youth Movement groups across the province and to work with the young adults, particularly those in leadership roles
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