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
Immaculate Heart of Mary
Saturday the 9th of June, the Feast of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, title feast of the congregation. On this special day, a group of our Brothers CMM, together with Sisters SCMM and Sisters DMJ, came to pray at the chapel of Our Lady of Buglose, in the south of France. It was one of…Read more
Formation weeks for young brothers from Kenya, Indonesia, and Timor Leste in Tilburg
On Sunday evening 20 May, the opening of the international formation weeks in Tilburg was held in the Generalate of the Brothers CMM in Tilburg. This period of formation is mainly intended for young brothers in preparation for their profession for life. The participants are eight brothers from Kenya, six brothers from Indonesia and one…Read more
Gathering of Bishop Karel Choennie and former missionaries of Surinam
Photo f.l.t.r.: Br. Johannes Berchmans van Berkel, Mgr. Karel Choennie, Br. Laurenti Verhoeven. Tilburg, 2 May 2018 – In the afternoon of May 2, 2018, a reunion was held in the Chapter Room of the Generalate of the Brothers of Tilburg. More than 20 former diocesan employees were present when Bishop Karel Choenni, the current bishop of Paramaribo, Surinam,…Read more