Home > News > Vatican: Year of Consecrated Life


April 18 - 20 years of the
Canonization of Marcellin Champagnat




  • News
  • 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004
  • Most popular | Statistics
  • Calendar
  • The latest news


Social networking

Marist Brothers

RSS YouTube FaceBook Twitter


Today's picture

Philippines: MAPAC

Marist Brothers - Archive of pictures

Archive of pictures


Latest updates

2019-04-17 - General House2019-04-16 - East Timor2019-04-16 - General House2019-04-16 - Belgium2019-04-16 - General House2019-04-15 - United States


Calls of the XXII General Chapter


Archive of updates


Marist Calendar

21 April

Saint Anselm, Bishop and Doctor of the Church
1951: Br. Joche Albert was shot to death in Si-Chiang, China

Marist Calendar - April

Consecrated Life in the Church of today



Year of Consecrated Life

25/11/2014: Vatican

The Year of Consecrated Life will begin on Saturday, 29 November, with a prayer vigil at 7.00 pm in the Papal Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, on the wish of Pope Francis, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Dogmatic Constitution, Lumen Gentium, and the Decree, Perfectae Caritatis. On the following day, first Sunday of Advent, 30 November, a Eucharist will be celebrated at 10.00 am in St Peter’s Basilica.

class=imgshadowA strongly Marial touch characterizes both times of prayer: to the Mother of God, model and patron of consecrated life, consecrated life will be entrusted in its various forms: religious institutes, secular institutes, the Order of Virgins, Societies of Apostolic Life, new institutes.

The activities are being organized by the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life.

The Year of Consecrated Life coincides with the holding in the Institute of the Montagne Year, in preparation for the Bicentenary of the Institute.

See tools


3107 visits