Posts in category Inspirations

First times

In the northern hemisphere, September is the month of first times. The very first time in primary school, then in middle school, then again in high school, a never ending back-to-school cycle. And then there is the first time in college, and later your first job… Then comes the next step: we take our children […]

Pierre and the Emmanuel Community

Joyous feast of the Annunciation! March 25th is also the anniversary of the death of Pierre Goursat, the founder of the Emmanuel Community. Here’s a new video that beautifully shares the path of Pierre and the Emmanuel Community. Note: Click on the cc button at the bottom of the video for subtitles in English or other languages.  […]

Pierre Goursat – Anniversary

Pierre Goursat – Anniversary

The Cause for the Canonization of Pierre Goursat will soon be on its way to Rome! In light of Pierre Goursat’s anniversary two days ago, here is an article from the Community International newsletter: Over six years have passed since the opening of the Cause for the Canonization of Pierre Goursat on 7th January 2010. […]

A second cause for Canonization for E...

Next Friday, September 18th, at 3.00pm in the Cathedral of St. Michael in Kigali, Archbishop Thaddeus Ntihinyurwa of Kigali will chair the opening of the cause for the canonization of Cyprien and Daphrose Rugamba and the Mass of thanksgiving. Cyprien and Daphrose were assassinated on 7th April 1994, the first day of the genocide in […]