DOCUMENTARY ON ST GEORGE PRECA
On the occasion of the feast of the Founder, the SDC produced a ten-minute documentary entitled “Il-Bixra ta’ Dun Ġorġ”. This documentary is based on an article penned by the late Abel Giglio, a member who was very close to the Founder. In this article he gave a vivid description of St George Preca. The documentary was premiered on TVM2 on 9 May 2020. It is also available on the SDC’s YouTube channel, Ejjew u Taraw.
FEAST OF ST GEORGE PRECA 2020 (MALTA)
On Saturday 9th May, H.E. Archbishop Charles J. Scicluna celebratedSolemn Mass of the feast of St. George Preca at the Chapel of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal. This was aired live on TVM2, the national TV station. Due to restrictions related to Covid 19, mass was said behind closed doors. After Mass, the Archbishop prayed the Holy Rosary in front of the relics of the Founder and then led the Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament.
Come and See (YouTube Channel)
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, SDC Centres are kept closed and all activities have been suspended. The SDC has set up a YouTube channel entitled ‘Ejjew u Taraw’ (Come and See). Twice a week the SDC uploads information, thus keeping in touch with families.
Spiritual Exercises for Aspirants (Malta)
The SDC in Malta organized Spiritual Exercises for Aspirants in Malta and Gozo from 5 to 8 March 2020. About 140 Aspirants participated. The Spiritual Exercises were held at the Dar il-Ħanin Samaritan Conference Centre, at St Michael School and at the SDC Centre in Pembroke. The Assistant Superior General shared reflection on the theme ‘Three Hearts’. A live-in for Gozitan Aspirants was organized in the same dates, thus allowing them to join the Maltese Aspirants for the Spiritual Exercises.