Category Archives: Regional Superior

A new administration for Canada

“What binds us is our common heritage as Dehonian religious, which has no particular face or color except to the extent that we are worthy spiritual sons of Fr. Leo John Dehon.” – Fr. Gustave Lulendo On January 16, Fr. … Continue reading

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Publication

The latest issue of the Review of the Faculty of History of the University of Fribourg, Schweitzerische Zeitschrift für Religions- and Kulturgeschichte (110/2016, p. 53-83.) published the article which John van den Hengel wrote for the Seminar on the apocalyptic in … Continue reading

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Feast of the Sacred Heart 2016

The Regional community gathered – as it has in previous years –  at Dehon House in Ottawa for the celebration of the Feast of the Sacred Heart. In order to allow the feast to be celebrated in the parishes, it … Continue reading

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John van den Hengel at SHMS in Mississippi

On March 15 John made a presentation  entitled “Father Dehon and the Year of Mercy” to the staff of Sacred Heart Southern Missions. Below is the report made by Mary Gorski which appeared in the U.S.A. Province website. In Mississippi, continuing … Continue reading

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Christmas 2015

Grace upon grace In the season of his coming A Blessed Christmas to all Grâces et bénédictions, en ce temps de sa venue, bénédictions de Noël à tous. John van den Hengel scj    

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Year of Mercy

On the feast of the Immaculate Conception Pope Francis will declare open a year of God’s mercy. It is his way of celebrating the 50th anniversary of the closing of Vatican II – a wonderful way of creating a symbol … Continue reading

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