See my people
The religious community is sometimes referred to as 'people-of-the-way'. They are people who try to follow the way of Jesus Christ. For them there is no navigation system that indicates exactly which route to take in order to reach the goal.
Brother Jan Koppens
Jesus taught me how to see with my heart, even with my rather blind eyes.
Brother Theo Adams
Let us try to be organized, orderly, honest and careful. This should be our way of being stewards!
Brother Lawrence Obiko
A good leader is a leader who knows when to listen to others.
Brother Athanasius Onyoni
"When I work with people and want to guide or teach them, I have to know who they are and what they are capable of, have a keen eye for their weaknesses and their capabilities. Therefore, let us be close to our people.”
Brother Elijah Agilo
In Namibia, we also work with young people. They are often young people who are refugees from other countries, who no longer have a home and family.
Brother Paul Onyango Onyisi
CMM Jubilee Year
On 25 August 1844, the very first brother CMM started his noviciate; since then this day has been celebrated as the foundation day of the Congregation. On 25 August 2019, the Congregation will celebrate its 175-year jubilee. The CMM Year of Jubilee will be a year of celebrations, commemorations, encounters and special activities.Read more
Teaching as a Brother CMM
As a CMM Brother-teacher, but also as a teacher in general, you teach your students in your specific field: mathematics, geography, and so on. However, education is certainly not only about teaching in your own subject, it is also about guiding your pupils through life. Good, better, best? In addition to teaching and guiding, in…Read more
2018 Canonical visit in Brazil
Belo Horizonte, 2 November 2018 – For the canonical working visit of the general board, Brother Niek Hanckmann and Brother John Grever are in Brazil now. They arrived on November 1st and will stay until November 14. As usual, they will visit communities, our school Colégio Padre Eustáquio in Belo Horizonte, retreat house Retiro Vicente…Read more
Symposium about Brother Caesarius Mommers
Tilburg, October 6, 2018 – On Friday, October 5, 2018, a festive symposium was held in honour of Brother Caesarius Mommers (1925-2007) at the Jan van Besouw Cultural Centre in Goirle, the Netherlands. Reading Father of the Netherlands and Flanders Brother Caesarius Mommers is also called the ‘Reading Father of the Netherlands and Flanders’. In 1958,…Read more