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May 16, 2018 During the Novena to Pentecost First IVE Popular Mission in Texas: Holy Week at St. Bernard of Clairvaux Parish in Dallas As the Easter season draws to a close with the coming of the Holy Spirit on Pentecost, we reflect on all Saint Paul tea...
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“Behold, I stand at the door and knock…” The first week of March, I led a group of 3 FOCUS missionaries, 10 college students and 1 Franciscan Friar of the Renewal to Guyana for the first popular mission in Parafaite-Harmony. It was my fourth trip to Guya...
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Holy Missions 03-06-2018
What is a Popular Mission? The Popular Mission is simple way to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ to all the People of God. It is the fulfillment of Christ's missionary mandate: "Go into all the world and preach the gospel to the whole creation. He who believe...
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Orma di elefante 25-05-2018
Ushetu, Kahama, Tanzania, 22 Maggio 2018 Il villaggio di Bupandwamhuri è relativamente nuovo. Mi riferisco al fatto che sia nuovo in quanto ha iniziato a essere una cappella da poco tempo. Prima formava parte del villaggio di Namba Nane, ma per la gente lì era...
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Kahama, Tanzania, May 9, 2018. Toil overcomes all things, toil in the sweat of the brow. Labor vincit omnia, labor improbus. Today I received a very good and profound work by Theodore Haecker (1879-1945), about work on a farm (in Spanish: https://blogdeciamosa...
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After their Diaconal Ordination last April 9, 2018, the new deacons were given the opportunity to join the Archbishop of Lipa, Gilbert A. Garcera, DD, on some of his pastoral visits to the parishes in the province of Batangas. The deacons joined the archbishop...
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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).

 

 

Popular Missions

The popular Mission is a simple way to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the whole People of God. It is the fulfillment of Christ's missionary mandate: “Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature. Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but he who does not believe will be condemned” (Mk 16:15-16 ).

The purpose of the popular Mission is taken from the missionary mandate of Christ, and is well expressed by St. Louis de Montfort who indicates the purpose as "renewal of Christianity in believers" and also by St. Alphonsus Liguori, who says "The purpose of the missions is the conversion of sinners."

Blessed John Paul II teaches that popular Mission “is effective when ... it impels to conversion of heart, that is, to the return to the truth and friendship of God for those who have lost faith and grace due to sin, it calls routine Christians to a more perfect life, stirs up fervor in souls, convinces the faithful to live the beatitudes, and awakens priestly and religious vocations.”

The fundamental principle governing all missionary activity of our religious family is the revelation of the salvific will of God; it is the rule that St. Paul conveyed to his disciple Timothy, bishop and missionary: "God wants all men be saved and come to the knowledge of the truth "(1 Tim 2:4).

Therefore we, the missionaries of the Incarnate Word, convinced that God has not predestined anyone to eternal damnation, put all the ordinary and extraordinary means so that all men attain to salvation through Jesus Christ, the only Savior, even to the point of saying as San Luis Orione did: "Place me Lord, in the mouth of Hell, so that I, by your mercy, may shut it.

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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.

 
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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...

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