Articles Joseph Cardijn, Georges Guérin et le réseau jociste à Vatican II Cardijn Research Young domestic workers at Vatican II Cardijn @ Vatican 2
Cardijn had a busy month in November with the International Council of the YCW in Rio de Janeiro.
It was an important event for the International YCW, which adopted a new vision and mission kind of document called “The Apostolic Nature of the YCW.” However it also provided the opportunity for a highly significant gathering of Jocist bishops, mainly from Latin America, who would become major players at Vatican II.
Read the blog posts for November 1961 here:
http://vatican2journey.josephcardijn.com/1961/11/ Plenary Reflections Towards a reception of the Vatican II conception of lay apostolate Lay apostolate vs ministry in Ad Gentes
Latest articles, posts, items…
Plenary Reflections What model for an Australian Catholic Council for the Lay Apostolate? Cardijn Research Cardijn and the First World Congress on Lay Apostolate 1951: This was a major triumph for Cardijn setting the scene for the Vatican II vision of lay apostolate as well as anticipating Gaudium et Spes’ adoption of the see-judge-act. New website The Cardijn Movements in the Media: A compilation of articles and news items mostly found on the National Library of Australia’s Trove website. The Young Catholic Workmen: Dating from 1930, this is possibly the early reference to the JOC in an Australian publication. Joseph Cardijn Digital Library Lima, Tito de Alencar: A tragic story
The Review of Life: The story of the origin of the Review of Life See Judge Act 1937: Paul McGuire: JOC and the Training of Militants
A compilation of August notes and articles.
Cardijn Research Remembering Pierre Haubtmann, redactor of Gaudium et Spes
And the video of our ACI webinar with Philippe Bordeyne and Clara Staffa Geoghegan
Reflections on the Australian Plenary Council More Reflections from a Cardijn Perspective Pat Keegan 1952 – Visit to Rome
Welcome to my new WordPress website after earlier versions as Blogger and Google Sites.
I’ll update this front page regularly with the latest posts and items I’m working on, not just on this site but on my other sites, including my own sites and others I manage or contribute to.
Here are a few to begin with.
Cardijn Research Cardijn and Pax Romana: 1921 – 2021 Cardijn @ Vatican II
Cardijn’s back in Rome in July 1961 with more requests for Vatican officials and a significant intervention on the plight of young domestic workers (See photo above).
The plight of young domestic workers In Rome again Requests to Cardinal Dell’Acqua Reflections on the Australian Plenary Council
A few more posts looking at the history of various concepts such as “lay apostolate”, “ministry,” “lay ministry”, etc.
Representation of lay groups at Vatican II vs the Australian Plenary Council Why aren’t lay and other ecclesial groups and communities represented? Ministry vs Apostolate: Where the confusion comes from Lay apostolate in various languages Ministry in the Vatican II documents The rise and fall of the “lay apostolate” Lay apostolate vs ministry in the Vatican II documents