Sacred Heart Church invites you to participate in the V Encuentro!
The History of the V Encuentro
The process of Encuentro for Hispanic/Latino ministry has been deeply ecclesial. It is motivated by reading the signs of the times and convened by the bishops, who call the Hispanic/Latino community to raise their voices. In the context of this dialogue among the bishops and the community, we live a spirit of pastoral ministry illuminated by an ecclesiological communion and missionary vocation that seeks to reach out to those who find themselves estranged from the life and vision of the Church. The main objective of the process of the Encuentro is to discern the way in which Hispanics/Latinos respond as Church.
Date Session Themes
March 13 Session 1: Called to a Loving Encounter with Jesus in the Church
March 27 Session 2: With Words and Actions: Do it!
April 10 Session 3: Walking Together with Jesus
April 24 Session 4: Bearing Fruits of New Life
May 8 Session 5: Celebrating the Joy of Being Missionary Disciples
Location: St. Andrew’s Room from 7:00pm-9:00pm
For more information please contact Rosendo Meza (760)574-4963 or Juan Arreola (760)641-3297
La Iglesia del Sagrado Corazon te invita a participar en el V Encuentro!
El Proceso de Encuentro en la pastoral hispana/latina ha sido una vivencia profundamente eclesial. Es motivado por la lectura de los signos de los tiempos y convocado por los obispos, quienes llaman al pueblo hispano/latino à elevar su voz profética. En el contexto de este diálogo entre los obispos y el pueblo se vive una pastoral de conjunto iluminada por una eclesiología de comunión y una vocación misionera que busca llegar hasta aquellos que se encuentran alejados de la vida y de la visión de la iglesia. El objetivo central del Proceso de Encuentro es discernir la respuesta pastoral de la iglesia hacia la presencia hispana/latina y potenciar la respuesta del pueblo hispano/latino como iglesia.
Fechas de Sesiones:
Fecha Temas de Sesiones
March 20 Sesión 1: Llamados a un encuentro de amor con Jesús en la Iglesia
April 3 Sesión 2: Con obras y gestos: ¡Atrévete!
April 17 Sesión 3: Caminando juntos con Jesús
May 1 Sesión 4: Dando frutos de nueva vida
May 15 Sesión 5: Festejando la alegría de ser discípulos misioneros
Lugar: Salon St. Andrew desde las 7:00pm-9:00pm
Para obtener más información por favor llame Rosendo Meza (760)574-4963 o Juan Arreola (760)641-3297
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