August 13, 2018
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CIEM – upcoming events

With a great joy the Oblate community of the International Center of Eugene de Mazenod (CIEM) in Aix shares with you news of its mission and invites you to participate in the upcoming events. Read more

July 23, 2018
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Who is Novice Master?

Novice Master is an educator of candidates for religious life. He helps the candidates to discern more clearly the call of the Lord in order to respond his call better. During the year of Oblate vocations, the novice masters of the Congregation of Missionary Oblates, from 16 different countries, met in Aix-en-Provence. Read more

June 14, 2018
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Feast of Saint Eugene de Mazenod

This year, since May 21 fell on Whit Monday, it was on Friday, May 25th that the Mazenodian family was invited to celebrate Saint Eugene de Mazenod with the Community of the Oblates of Aix. At the beginning of the Eucharistic celebration, the faithful listened attentively and emotionally to the account of the last moments of the life of the Founder of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate. Read more

June 14, 2018
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45th De Mazenod Experience

Twelve Oblates from 8 different nationalities are currently participating in the De Mazenod Experience that is being given in French. This session is taking place in the birthplace of the Congregation and is led by three Oblates: Joseph Bois and Asodo Istoyo (Aix-en-Provence) and Ron LaFramboise (San Antonio in the United States). Read more

June 03, 2018

Patrick’s Oblation

If one can assimilate “oblation” and “offering”, the word “Oblate” designates the one offered to God. Oblation is therefore a consecration. On the Sunday of the Holy Trinity, Patrick VEY, Oblate scholastic in internship at Aix Community, renewed his oblation. He made the gift of himself. He therefore devoted himself to God to be in the world a sign of his love. Read more

May 22, 2018
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The “Parcours-Mission” is a proposal of the Oblate community of Chavril in Lyon. It consists of 3 weekends meant to bring together young people seeking meaning in their lives and their place in the Church and the world. The third weekend of this year took place in Aix. Read more

May 10, 2018
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A day of prayer of the Fraternity Mazenodienne

On Sunday May 5th, 2018, The Frat’s (University Students who lodge in the Oblate Community of Aix) garhered for a day of prayer. The day was for prayer as well as for the evaluation of our fraternity along this year. This moment was deeply appreciated. Read more

May 04, 2018
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Les Mazenodiens in Luberon

Sunday, April 22, twelve members of the youth group Les Mazenodiens (students and young adults close to the Oblates) went to Luberon for a day combining spiritual, relaxation and conviviality. Read more

April 22, 2018
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Community News – April 2018

Spring has arrived and there are already many people on Cours Mirabeau. Here are some updates from our community, to invite you to rejoice with us in all the wonders that the Lord accomplishes. Read more

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