Chapter Mothers at the close of the IV Ordinary General Chapter, Rome 2016


We give thanks to God for His goodness and faithfulness during the days of our IV Ordinary General Chapter which concluded in Rome on July 18th.  Read more about the Mass and closing events.


Also, the General Chapter of the Institute of the Incarnate Word closed on July 24th in Montefiascone.  See photos of the event and more information.



Chapter Fathers together after the Closing Mass


New General Government of the Institute of the Incarnate Word (IVE)

Consecration to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

As a closing act of these two chapters, our entire Religious Family was formally consecrated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus on July 23, 2016.  Each general superior, Fr. Gustavo Nieto, IVE, and Mother Corredentora Rodriguez, SSVM, led their respective institutes in the consecration.  O Jesu, fac cor meum secundum Cor Tuum! (Oh Jesus, make my heart like unto Thine!)


New Provincials for the Province of the Immaculate Conception

We also have news for our Province of the Immaculate Conception:

IVE Provincial Superior: Father Alberto Barattero, IVE
SSVM Provincial Superior: Mother Mary of the Immaculate Conception Ambrogio, SSVM

We rejoice and ask for your prayers for the work ahead as our new provincial superiors lead us forward in the service of Christ and His Holy Church.  Our Lady of Lujan, pray for us!