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Contest for the creation of a song for the Centenary of the QFMS (SMÉ)
This contest for creating the Jubilee Hymn has as purpose to express the joy and gratitude to the Lord for the foundation of our Missionary Society, which has the official motto: “To run the risk of the encounter at the service of the Gospel”, inspired by Evangelii Gaudium #88.
99th Anniversary of The Foundation of the QFMS (SMÉ)
MESSAGE OF THE
XIVth GENERAL ASSEMBLY
The four weeks of our Assembly were the result of a long process of prayer, reflection, sharing and discernment that was lived out in all our Local Groups, Regions and our PGM through the recollections which invited us to review our experience of the Mission in communion.
America's sector meeting
We just came back from an inspiring meeting of 5 days (January 13 to 17) in Tegucigalpa. Participants: the « America Sector » (5 from Brazil, 3 from Canada, 7 from Honduras, 7 from Peru; and also Roland and Ergete of the Central Council. Shared leadership, insertion in the reality, formation and missionary animation fueled our sharing. Sincere thanks to the local group of Honduras, to René A., Jean G., Father Melo and to the lady friends of the Tabor for the quality of their hospitality and their animation. Our bishops brothers François and Guy impressed us. Our batteries are now recharged so that we can pursue our mission with joy!
Kenya Local Group Meeting
From October 28 to 30, we had the meeting of the local Group of du Kenya with the theme «Missionary priorities». We were happy to have with us Pedro Emilio Ramírez from Cambodia to guide us in our reflection. With his explanations and with his simplicity, we were inspired, nourished and encouraged so as to continue our service of God, in a spirit of co-responsibility.
Extraordinary Missionary Month
Ordinations - Kenya
Ordination - Digos
This past September 24, our brother Juvanne Regidor was ordained a priest in the Cathedral of Digos, "Mary Mediatrix of All Graces". The ceremony was presided over by Bishop Guillermo Afable, Bishop of Digos, Philippines...
loved ones...Robert Vinet, pmé 1928-2019
Father Robert Vinet, priest of Foreign Mission, died in Laval, on December 11th, 2019, at the age of 91 years and 2 months. Born in Valleyfield on September 9th, 1928, he was the son of Aldéric Vinet and Blanche Poirier. He did his secondary studies at the Séminaire de Valleyfield and his theological studies at the Major Seminary of Foreign Mission in Pont-Viau...
loved ones...Raymond Desroches, pmé 1927-2019
Father Raymond Desroches, priest of the Missions-Étrangères, died in Laval on Thursday December 26th, 2019, at the age of 92 years and 9 months. Born in Montreal on March 19th, 1927, he was the son of Joseph Desroches and Georgianna St-Amour. He did his secondary studies at the Collège Marie-Médiatrice and the Séminary of Philosophy of Montréal, then his theological studies at the Major Seminary of Foreign Missions in Pont-Viau...
loved ones... Jean Ménard, p.m.é.
Father Jean Ménard, priest of the Missions-Étrangères, died in Laval on Sunday January 26th, 2020 at the age of 91 years and 6 months. Born in Valleyfield on July 23rd, 1928, he was the son of Joseph-Maximilien Ménard and Juliette L’Arche. He did his secondary studies at the Valleyfield Seminary, then his theological studies at the University Seminar of Ottawa and at the Major Seminary of Foreign Missions in Pont-Viau ...
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR JUBILIARIANS 2020
60 years of priesthood : Hervé Caron, Guy Lamoureux, Gervais Turgeon.
50 years of priesthood : Charles-Aimé Bolduc, Mgr Guy Charbonneau, André Dionne, Guy Levesque, André Rondeau, Pierre Samson.
25 years of priesthood : Mgr Martin Laliberté.
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