(Rome) – With the fresh memory of the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the foundation of the Redemptorist Historical Institute in 2018, the Scala News reports on the publication of the first issue of Spicilegium Historicum for 2019.
From one of the articles:
“Jan Visser dedicated himself to carrying out the work entrusted to him by the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer and played a decisive role in the reopening and progress of the Alphonsian Academy. There are those who place it in the conservative tendency, forgetting its contribution, that of all the professors and that of the whole CSSR for the good of souls through renewed moral doctrine. “
(Cordova Chaves, C.Ss.R. in “Jan Visser, a Redemptorist of study and work)
In this volume we find the articles:
by Macko Martin, C.Ss.R., Redemptorists in the area of today’s Slovenia;
by Cordova Chaves Alvaro, C.Ss.R., Jan Visser, a Redemptorist of study and work;
by Freytag Jan, Fr Alec Reid’s Prison Ministry and Its Impact on His Early Efforts to Bring Peace to Northern Ireland;
by Russo Giuseppe, C.Ss.R., Research and notes on the Redemptorist missions in Sicily (1897-1939).