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Modeling Don Bosco’s Example for Future Generations

Modeling Don Bosco’s Example for Future Generations

Twenty years ago, Phaisan graduated from the Don Bosco Technical School in Bangkok, Thailand. Today, he pays that opportunity forward—by training and employing underprivileged youth in coffee production and retail services. di BOSCO Coffee, borne of Phaisan’s three complementary passions—coffee, helping the poor, and supporting Salesian-run initiatives—has grown from its humble beginnings as a singleRead more about Modeling Don Bosco’s Example for Future Generations[…]

(Crux/Catholic News Agency) The pilot bishop of the South Pacific

(Crux/Catholic News Agency) The pilot bishop of the South Pacific

GIZO, Solomon Islands Jan. 8, 2019 Known as the “flying bishop” of Solomon Islands, Bishop Luciano Capelli visits Catholics across dozens of islands by piloting a small airplane he also uses to deliver food and medicine. Capelli, an Italian, was a Salesian missionary in the Philippines for 35 years before coming to the Diocese ofRead more about (Crux/Catholic News Agency) The pilot bishop of the South Pacific[…]

Tools of Love for Refugees in Uganda

Tools of Love for Refugees in Uganda

Since April 2016, thousands of South Sudanese refugees have flooded across the northern Ugandan border into Palabek—where they join, as of now, at least 36,000 others seeking relief from violence, drought and famine in their own countries. Salesian missionaries working within the camp have provided physical and spiritual support for these refugees—the vast majority ofRead more about Tools of Love for Refugees in Uganda[…]

(Catholic News Service) Pope says priests must be “men of joy” and says St. Bosco is “best” example

(Catholic News Service) Pope says priests must be “men of joy” and says St. Bosco is “best” example

VATICAN CITY Jan. 31, 2019 (Excerpt) A priest must be able to see the people around him as his children, as brothers and sisters, and must be willing to risk everything for them out of love, Pope Francis said in his morning homily. In fact, the best example of this kind of priest is St.Read more about (Catholic News Service) Pope says priests must be “men of joy” and says St. Bosco is “best” example[…]