Friday, the 21th

Today, important session about the Autobiography of St Ignatius, animated by Stijn van den Bossche, a Dutch layman who read with us the first 3 chapters of this fundamental book, commenting them with clear, deep and tasty analysis. If we have learnt more or less about this story, not having worked it before in the same ways, in any case all of us have been moved and touched, being in presence of this radiant and beaming conversion of our funder, and following the very precise and delicate process through which the Lord taught him.

This introduction to the reading of this autobiography, that everyone will continue at his own pace, is also an important introduction of the following days, for the program will soon be the expression and the sharing of our own ways of conversion and having been taught by the Lord…

After this dense day (and the mass of Saint Matthew was celebrated by Antun), a quiet haustus for the evening was an occasion to relax, and to organize the day after, for this day being free, we had to organize it. This was made, but without Elias, still in Africa…