Italy – Don Bosco’s best known and most used photograph: “Don Bosco in an armchair”

Turin, Italy – 1880 – The photograph that we propose is a work of art by the photographer Michele Schemboche, portraying Don Bosco seated in an armchair, taken in Turin in 1880. It is interesting to note that this image was the best known and most used throughout history and probably corresponds to the most…

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Salesian seminarians meet in Battambang

The Salesian Seminarians of Cambodia met in Battambang on 5 and 6 of July with Fr. Cef for formation. “The Practical Training period provides opportunity for a deeper living experience of Salesian educative and pastoral action. During this time the young confrere gets practice in the preventive system, particularly in Salesian assistance (…)” (Art. 115,…

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A virtuous chain from Cambodia to Venezuela

SANTIAGO, CHILE — Since last January the animation materials for the Salesian Mission Day 2018, with the theme ‘Whispering the Gospel’ in Asia – context of the Vocation Training Center and Technical schools, are available in the digital form all around the world in six languages: Italian, Spanish, English, Portuguese, French and Polish. [NB Unfortunately…

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