Institute of the Incarnate Word - IVE Institute of the Incarnate Word - IVE

The post Go Out to All the World – December 13th 2017 appeared first on Institute of the Incarnate Word (IVE).
Read more...
Priestly Ordination in San Rafael – Argentina On December 2nd, Deacon Luis Maria Prado was ordained to the Priesthood and Seminarian Bernando Maria Ibarra to the Deaconate.   Bishop Eduardo Maria Taussig of San Rafael, Mendoza was the celebrant. Ordinati...
Read more...
Tra le occasioni in cui un missionario sperimenta di essere uno strumento di Dio per la salvezza della anime, senza dubbio, una della principali è l’amministrazione dei sacramenti, dato che è tramite questi che Egli comunica la sua grazia alle anime. Nei 5 an...
Read more...
Four IVE seminarians professed Evangelical vows of poverty chastity and obedience. (left to right: Jose Aca, Aaron Boutross, Simon Magaña, Andy Barth) “The habit is a sign of consecration, poverty and membership in a particular Religious family.” On th...
Read more...
Known locally as Cristong Hari, this feast was celebrated with great joy with a solemn Eucharistic Procession through the streets of our baranggay (village). The Code of Canon Law 944 states that "a procession through the public streets is to be held as a publ...
Read more...
Adoration Chapel at St. Michael parish in Wauchula, Florida. (left to right: St. Michael the Archangel, Blessed Sacrament, Our Lady of Lujan) Jesus said, “Get away, Satan!! …‘The Lord, your God, shall you worship and him alone shall you serve.’” (M...
Read more...

Institute of the Incarnate Word (IVE) logo

The Institute of the Incarnate Word – IVE is a catholic religious institute founded by Fr. Carlos Buela in 1984, Argentina. The IVE missions have spread out to 88 dioceses in 38 countries, across the 5 continents. It has a total of 804 members (including priests, monks, brothers and seminarians). The Institute of the Incarnate Word – IVE along with the Institute Servants of the Lord and the Virgin of Matará - SSVM and our Third Order make up the Religious Family of the Incarnate Word (also known as IVE).

 

 

Example of life and proclamation

Our Religious Family has as its mission the proclamation of the Kingdom of God, which “is not a concept, a doctrine, or a program subject to free interpretation,

but it is before all else a person with the face and name of Jesus of Nazareth, the image of the invisible God” (Blessed John Paul II, RMs 18).

We are aware that the principal protagonist of this mission is the Holy Spirit, who acts in the Apostles and in all the Church. That is why fidelity to the Holy Spirit is what permits us to overcome all the difficulties that we face in the mission: prohibition against evangelization, obstacles coming from the local cultures, lack of fervor, divisions among Christians, de-Christianization in countries of longstanding

Christian tradition, a decrease in missionary vocations, a bad testimony of the faithful, indifference, and many others. It is the Holy Spirit who guides us to the complete truth (cf. Jn 16,13).

In this apostolic work, we are missionaries above all because of what we are…, even before we become missionaries in word or deed, (Cf. Bl. John Paul II, RMs 23). Our testimony of life – the “first and irreplaceable form of mission” (Bl. John Paul II, RMs 42)– occupies the first place so that the charity of Christ may shine among the faithful.

Preaching is an essential element of this work of apostolate, i.e. “a clear proclamation that Jesus Christ offers salvation to all men” (Pablo VI, EN 27), because “how can they believe in him of whom they have not heard? And how can they hear without someone to preach? ... Thus faith comes from what is heard, and what is heard comes through the word of Christ” (Rom 10:14-17).

Institute of the Incarnate Word
Blog - IVE Missions

We want to present the apostolates being carried on by the missionaries of the religious family of the Incarnate Word throughout the world in different places of Mission. From the 5 continents, the Missionaries of the Institute of the Incarnate Word narrate their adventures.

 
Support a seminarian
IVE NPO

The Institute of the Incarnate Word has founded the association called “Office of Missions NPO” with the aim of promoting charitable activities and social solidarity in the countries of the third world where it carries out its missions

 
Third Order

The Third Order of our Religious Family of the Incarnate Word is an Association of the Faithful whose Members, living in the world, desire to participate in the spirit of the Institute of the Incarnate Word...

IVE in the World

Join our newsletter to receive information on our missions all over the world (only in spanish):

Join us