In February 2019, after a universal consultation of the Society, the Superior General of the Jesuits promulgated the Society’s new Apostolic Preferences. Again, we pondered how best to integrate the new preferences into our review and how we could, without exhausting our resources, enlarge our mission by including them.
So, in a
nutshell, that is us: a new team, an experimental community life, a new vision,
house moves, Laudato Si’, welcoming
all kinds of vulnerabilities... All these events have shaken us up and still do
so, by helping us to transform often-hard situations into spiritual nourishment
so that they may become the heart, soul, and bedrock of the Centre.
In 2020, once the building works are complete,
we can at last return to the “real” Penboc’h. We will do so transformed by all
these intense, at times difficult experiences, enriched by our many encounters,
full of confidence in our capacity for change and for allowing ourselves to be
changed, yet fully aware that it is God, not us, who controls the outcome of