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Translated from 'La Vocacion de America' of Zacarias de Vizcarra.   The feast of October 12 is not only worthy of interest for the American nations and for Spain. Pope Leo XII in Quarto Abeunte Saeculo said that “it is fitting that an event from which all have...
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CHRIST JESUS OUR HOPE [22-25 SEPTEMBER 2018] The month of September was a very special month for the Lithuanian people, since Pope Francis was visiting Lithuania. When I found out that Pope Francis was going to visit Lithuania and meet with youth, came u...
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Ushetu, Tanzania, 12 settembre 2018 La missione ad Ilomelo non è riuscita secondo i nostri piani, ma secondo i piani di Dio. Cominciammo a discutere con Padre Victor sul fatto che sarebbe potuto convenire fare una missione lì, perché dalla morte del catechista...
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Ushetu, Tanzania, 5 settembre 2018 Cosa ci fanno i cinesi ad Ushetu? Una domanda che molti si saranno fatta con grande sorpresa, ma molti altri saranno rimasti sorpresi dalla risposta. Soprattutto considerando che di solito i cinesi vengono in Tanzania soltant...
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“I will speak to her heart” (Hosea 2:14) In less than a month, seven sisters from the Province of the Immaculate Conception will profess our perpetual vows. The Mass of profession will take place in Washington, DC in the National Shrine of the Immaculate...
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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).

 

 

Institute of the Incarnate Word - IVE

The Institute of the Incarnate Word - IVE, the male branch of the Incarnate Word family, began in Argentina on March 25, 1984, the day in which His Holiness John Paul II consecrated the world to the Most Holy Virgin of Fatima. It is a clerical institute (in which religious who are not priests also form a part), whose members aspire to consecrate ourselves to God by means of the profession of the evangelical counsels, making public vows, living a fraternal life in common, with the separation proper to religious so that we can tend to the perfection of our state.

 

Seminarians of the International Seminary of the Institute of the Incarnate Word in Italy

 

 

We, the religious of the Incarnate Word, want to be anchored in the mystery of the Incarnation which, as John Paul II has said, “is the first and fundamental mystery of Jesus Christ.” From this mystery, we want to undertake “to reestablish all things in Christ” (Eph 1:10), seeking to be as another Incarnation of the Word in order to make Him incarnate in all that is human. We are aware that, as St. Irenaeus teaches, “that which is not assumed is not redeemed”. Thus, nothing that is authentically human is foreign to us, because the life of grace that Jesus Christ came to bring to the world must be brought to everything and everyone.

 

Youth gathered in San Paolo, Brazil, for the youth day organized by the Institute of the Incarnate Word

 

In the work of evangelization, we look to draw light and strength from the Mystery of the Incarnate Word. We nourish ourselves with the two-millennial wisdom of the Church, and turn to the methods used by her best representatives: the saints.

 

For this reason, the Institute is at the disposition of the Bishops to assist them in their local Churches, providing teachers for seminaries, and priests for the care of parishes and schools of various levels. In the pastoral work, we dedicate ourselves in a special way to preaching the popular missions according to the method of St. Alphonsus Maria de Liguori, and the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola. The vast field of the evangelization of the culture has permitted us to open ourselves up to numerous apostolic works, including different works of mercy, and the work in the media of social communication.

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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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