LOS NEGRALES, Madrid, Spain.
On the morning of August 1, 2018, the opening session of the XVIII General Assembly (GA) of the Teresian Association took place at Santa María de Los Negrales Center. It will run until August 15. The President of the Association, Maite Uribe, delivered the opening address. The inaugural Eucharist was presided over by Cardinal Carlos Osoro, Archbishop of Madrid.
On Sunday, July 1, in a ceremony presided over by Cardinal Carlos Osoro, a relic of Saint Pedro Poveda was enthroned in the chapel that honors his memory in the Cathedral of Santa María la Real de la Almudena in Madrid. This year this Cathedral celebrates a Marian jubilee since it is the 25th anniversary since St. John Paul II dedicated the temple, which took over a century to be completed.
In the chapel dedicated to Saint Pedro Poveda at Almudena Cathedral in Madrid, a relic will be enthroned after the celebration of a Eucharist presided over by Card. Carlos Osoro, Archbishop of Madrid, this coming Sunday, July 1, at 1:00 p.m.
On Saturday, May 26, the Teresian Association (TA) in Peru celebrated its 75th anniversary with a Eucharist. More than five hundred people, family members, students, alumni, collaborators and members of the TA Movement, and TA members participated.
The Pedro Poveda, Victoria Díez, and Josefa Segovia Secretariat has published a new Bulletin (in Spanish and English) with the title "The gratitude that changes the world."
MALABO, Equatorial Guinea.
In the afternoon of Sunday, May 6, 2018, at Our Lady of Africa School in Malabo, the Third Encounter of former students of the Teresian Association in Equatorial Guinea was held, with the theme "United to do good!." This makes reference to a phrase of Saint Pedro Poveda.
On a sunny morning of the 17th day of April 2018, on the feast of Saint Pedro Poveda’s 121st sacerdotal ordination, a new school building of ITEC, Inc. (Saint Pedro Poveda College) was inaugurated.
As part of a series of talks of the Pastoral Institute of the Pontifical University of Salamanca, the Pedro Poveda Chair sponsored a presentation on "Economy for a social and inclusive Europe," The keynote was Professor and entrepreneur Consuelo Gámes Amián and Loreto Ballester coordinated the event.
Four members of the Teresian Association in the Philippines have been recognized "for their joyful and exemplary testimony at work; for their efficient, competent and disinterested professional dedication."
OLIVEIRA DE AZEMÉIS, Portugal.
The film POVEDA was screened last Sunday, April 22, at the cinema-theater of Oliveira de Azeméis, Portugal, with over than two hundred and twenty attendees.
“The truth will set you free” (Jn 8:32). Fake news and journalism for peace” is the theme chosen by Pope Francis for the 52nd World Communications Day celebrated on the feast of the Ascension of the Lord, May 13.
Today, May 4, the moment when Pope John Paul II proclaimed Pedro Poveda a saint in Madrid, 2003, comes back to the heart of many members, relatives and friends of the Teresian Association. The testimony of young people of Peru who have lived Easter in a special way invites us to give thanks, "to awaken hope and to persevere on its way."
The main hall of Cervantes Institute in Munich, Germany, next to the Royal Residence, was the place that hosted the screening of the movie POVEDA, in the afternoon of Friday, April 20.