Categories: From the Order
      Date: Sep  9, 2016
     Title: OALA Continental Meeting of Justice and Peace

From Monday, September 5 to Friday, September 9th, 2016, the Augustinians of Latin America participated in a Continental Meeting of Justice and Peace in San Salvador, El Salvador. The theme of this meeting is: "Migration and Violence".

The intention of this encounter is to encourage the Justice and Peace promotors of each Circumscription to create an awareness of the urgent need for personal and communal commitment to the issues of Justice and Peace along with the theme of Integrity of Creation. In a special way at this time there will be a focus on Migration and Violence.

The meeting is being developed with great expectations, there will be high level conferences thanks to the experience of the presenters. Various circumscriptions will be participating, such as Michoacan, Chile, Colombia, Brasil, Argentina-Uruguay, Consolacion, Chulucanas, Antillas, and Central America. Participants will include, Fr. Patricio Villalba (Assistant General for Latin America), Fr. Robert Dueweke (Representative of the Order to the UN) and Fr. Edinson Farfan (Secretary General of OALA).