APPROACH TO FORMATION


APPROACH TO FORMATION 

1. Directional

  • Providing opportunities for encounter with self, others, God and the world.
  • Making resources available.
  • Facilitating the process of self-transformation.
  • Enabling them to discern their Vocation.
  • Assisting the students to discern personal charism and integrate it with the Charism of the Congregation.

2. Inspirational

  • Witness of personal life.
  • Challenging and supportive presence.
  • Personal maturity and integrity.
  • Sharing experience of God, commitment, Priesthood / Brotherhood, mission.
  • Witness of personal prayer life.
  • Witness of lived apostolic spirit.
  • Witness of personal values, integrated with professed values.

3. Educational

  • Providing academic information and necessary intellectual input.
  • Giving values and value clarification.
  • Developing necessary skills.
  • Offering professional training for our specific apostolate.
  • Performing one's duties as an expression of mission.
  • Giving pastoral orientation.

4. Transformational

  • Facilitating growth at various levels.
  • Facilitating clarity and integration of values and attitudes.
  • Clarifying and deepening motivations.
  • Encouraging personal maturity and responsibility.
  • Fostering tolerance towards shortcomings, failures, etc.

Facilitating freedom – freeing self from within and without.


Agenda Paolina

 21/05/2018

* FSP: 1953 a Davao (Filippine).

 21/05/2018

† SSP: D. Francisco Villena (1983) • FSP: Sr. Nair De Bona (1983) - Sr. M. Pia Crosio (1990) - Sr. M. Albina Fasolo (2001) - Sr. M. Pierina Vicari (2007) - Sr. M. Olimpia Tuninetti (2008) • ISF: Teresa Ugenti (1984).

Thoughts

 21/05/2018 Jesus Christ is the perfect original; Paul was made and he made himself for us the form; in order that we can be forged in him, to reproduce Jesus Christ in us... to communicate to us his personality to the maximum: mentality, virtue, zeal, piety... everything (ACV, p. 63).