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Anniversary May 3rd

Rev. Patrick O’Connell 1902-1970 ‘I am the Way, the Truth and the Life. No one can come to the Father except through me. If you know me, you know my Father too. From this moment you know him and have seen him.’  (John 14)

Donatella Acerbi re-elected President of the Union of Catholic Apostolate

Greetings from Rome 4/24/2018 To all of the members, collaborators, friends and benefactors of the Union of Catholic Apostolate: Heartfelt greetings from Rome! The new General Coordination Council of the Union is holding its first annual meeting in the Casa La Salle, Fratelli Scuole Cristiane, Via Aurelia 476, 00165 Rome, from the 21st to the 25th…

Prayer for the UAC General Coordination Council Meeting

Prayer for the UAC General Coordination Council Meeting April 21-25, 2018   Lord God, we pray for the annual meeting of the General Coordination Council. May it be a true experience of the Cenacle, of being united with You and with one another in the love and power of the Spirit of Jesus, Your Risen…

Anniversary April 21st

Rev. Thomas Leahy 1896-1969 I tell you most solemnly, whoever welcomes the one I send welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes the one who sent me. (John 13)

Anniversaries April 19th

19 Rev. Henry Madden 1912-1982 19 Rev. John Costigan 1916-1983 19 Rev. James McGrath 1926-1984 I know them and they follow me. I give them eternal life; they will never be lost and no one will ever steal them from me. (John 10)

Anniversaries April 15th

Rev. Augustine Gough 1865-1948 Rev. Thomas McDonagh 1916-1976 As I, who am sent by the living Father, myself draw life from the Father, so whoever eats me will draw life from me. (John 6)


“My soul at once becomes recollected and I enter the state of quiet. Everything is stilled and the soul is left in a state of great quiet.” (St. Teresa of Avila)  As we enter into Holy Week we are invited by God into a state of quiet recollection in prayer as we contemplate Jesus in His…

“From Argentina to the Sanctuary of San Bartolomeo, dedicated to the martyrs, relics of the religious killed in 1976.”

The Community of San Egidio has had a long standing friendship with the Pallottine community in Argentina, when the first members arrived there they were welcomed for a time in the community at San Patricio in Belgrano, Buenos Aires. The late Saint John Paul II entrusted the Basilica of San Bartolomeo on the Tiber Island…

World Day for Consecrated Life 2018

Today we celebrate the Presentation of the Lord Jesus in the Temple; it is also the World Day for Consecrated Life and we are invited to reflect on what is entailed in being consecrated to God. Specifically today is for those who live a life as consecrated religious, but all of us who live a…

From the Fifth General Assembly of the UAC

  The Fifth Ordinary General Assembly of the Union of the Catholic Apostolate took place at the Retreat Centre of the Passionist Community in Rome from 23rd to 27th January 2018. The General Assembly is the supreme consultation and decision-making body of the UAC and takes place every three years. 39 members of the Union…