Spain: Asociación Espiral, Madrid
Saints Cosmas and Damian
1889: The first Marist Brothers left for Colombia
1980: Brother Basilio participated in the Vatican at the Synod of the family
1968: The first Marist Brothers left for Paraguay
2009: Br. Emili Turù elected Superior General
The IMYM wishes to foster the appropriation of the progress made during the previous two meetings (Sydney 2008 and Madrid 2011), collaborate with the Marist Institute in response to the calls of the XXI General Chapter, in view of the continuing relevance of the 'dream' of Champagnat.
IMYM RIO 2013 took place before the WYD, from 17 to 21 July 2013, at the « Colégio Marista São José » – Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. The theme of the meeting was : « CHANGE : make the difference ! » and the motto: « go and make disciples of all nations » (Mt 28: 19).