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

April 03, 2018
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In the footsteps of St. Eugene de Mazenod in Palermo

Last March, the community of Aix, invited by a group of lay people from Misilmeri, made a pilgrimage to discover in Palermo the places where Saint Eugene de Mazenod lived. He arrived there on January 6, 1799, and spent his last four years of exile in Italy. Read more

March 21, 2018

Trip to the Czech Republic

Our youth group, “Les Mazenodiens”, from Lyon and Aix, accompanied by Bonga and Patrick, travelled to the Czech Republic from 24 to 27 February 2018. The main purpose of the trip was to discover the reality of the Church in that country and the mission of the Oblates as well as to meet young people who minister with the Oblates. Read more

March 12, 2018
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The Encounter of the Mazenodian Family – February, 2018

On Saturday, February 17, 2018, the Missionary Oblates of Aix-en-Provence invited the members of the Mazenodian Family to celebrate with them the 192nd anniversary of the approval by Pope Leo XII of the Constitutions and Rules of the Congregation. Read more

March 05, 2018
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Lent 2018

Lent is a time of fasting and abstinence in reference to the forty days of fasting of Jesus Christ in the desert. The Mazenodians began this year’s Lent by animating the Mass of the Ash Wednesday and they move towards Easter by seeking to deepen their relationship with Jesus Christ through the practice of prayer and charity. Read more

March 05, 2018
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Year of Oblate Vocations

The joy and generosity of Oblate life – this is the theme for the Year of Oblate Vocations which began on December 8, 2017. “I would like to invite you,” says the Superior General of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate, “to consider that the testimony of joy and generosity of our lives can awaken a vocational interest among young people.” Read more

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