2015, the Year of Consecrated Life
A word of Pope Francis
I wanted to say you a word,
and that word is Joy.
Wherever there is Consecrated men and women,
there is Joy!
A book: Love is Giving Everything – Testimonies
Publication: February 1st, 2015
A small book (12 x 15 cm) easy to put in the pocket.
224 pages, more than 80 testimonies, 70 photographs, 2 cartoons.
Publication in French, German, Italian, English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Ukrainian, Polish, Romanian, Croatian, Armenian, Arabic, Chinese Armenian, Japanese and Vietnamese.
- Message of Pope Francis
- Preface by Father Albert Longchamp
- Testimonies of Consecrated men and women
- Afterword by Jean Vanier
- Photographs by Jean-Claude Gadmer
- Cartoons by Guézou
“I read these stories. They touched me. They arrested me. Certainly, the spiritual impulse does not encourage violence. It is not an illusion. But involvement and love every day.” — Micheline Calmy-Rey