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As members of a Religious Institute, we are pledged to life a life in common and in community. “Fraternal life truly shows that we are united in Christ: You are all one in Christ Jesus” (Gal 3:28), as a distinct Religious Family. Fraternal life must exis...
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How can I repay the Lord for all His goodness to me? I will take up the cup of salvation and call upon the Lord’s name ~Ps 116:12~ These words from the psalmist beautifully describe the interior sentiments of all five men who were ordained to the priesth...
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2017 Ordinations 02-06-2017
Five IVE Religous received Ordinations in the month of May. Fr. Willian Valle, Fr. Mariano Ruiz, Dcn. Cecilio Hernandez, Theodore Cardinal McCarrick, Fr. Manuel Palma, Fr. Michael Zhang, Fr. Ted Trinko (left to right) How can I repay the Lord for ...
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Dear All, On May 8th, feast of the Virgin of Luján, at a Mass celebrated at 5 pm at Our Lady of Peace in Santa Clara, CA, Bishop Thomas Daly ordained Dcn. Theodore Trinko to the priesthood. In Christ, the Incarnate Word, and His Mother, Fr. Alberto Barat...
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The statue of Our Lady of Fatima that is making her way around the various IVE communities within the Province. Over the last several weeks a statue of Our Lady of Fatima has been making its way around the various IVE communities in honor of the upcom...
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The popular mission is a simple form of preaching the Gospel of Christ to summon all Christians to a more fervent practice of faith and calling them to repentance ‘for the kingdom of God is at hand’. During the first week of April, the Institute of the I...
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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).

 

 

Our Founder

Fr. Carlos Miguel Buela, founder of the religious family of the Incarnate Word, was born in the city of Buenos Aires on April 4, 1941. He was ordained a priest on October 7, 1971, in the crypt of the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes of Santos Lugares (Bs As) and the following day celebrated his first Mass in the Chapel of the Virgin of Luján. He has been a teacher in “St. Charles Borromeo” Minor Seminary of the Archdiocese of Rosario; professor of Dogmatic Theology in the Instituto Superior de Cultura Católica (Rosario); professor in the Institute “Our Lady of Guadalupe” (Rosario); professor in the School of Catechesis for the San Martín Diocese (Buenos Aires); professor in the Diocesan School of Formation for Catholic Leaders for the San Martín Diocese (Buenos Aires); professor of Dogmatic Theology in the Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad Católica Argentina (UCA); professor of Sacred Scripture and Dogmatic Theology in the “Courses of Catholic Culture” at the same university; professor of Sacred Scripture and Dogmatic Theology in San Isidro Seminary; spiritual director and teacher in San Rafael’s Diocesan Seminary (Mendoza) and in the Religious Seminary María, Madre del Verbo Encarnado. In addition, he has given invaluable service in the parishes of Nuestra Señora de la Merced and Nuestra Señora del Rosario (San Martín Diocese—Buenos Aires).

He has written various books among which the following stand out: Catechism for Youth; Youth in the Third Millennium ; Servidoras; Sacerdotes para Siempre; Nuestra Misa; Pan de Vida Eterna y Cáliz de Eterna Salvación; María de Luján; Fátima: y el sol bailó; and Juan Pablo Magno. He has also published numerous articles in various journals. He is a great promoter of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola (having already preached to more than one hundred groups of exercitants), tireless preacher of popular missions, and founder of various Homes of Mercy.

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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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