Bicentenary: The Table speaks…
On 7th January, 2017, a group of around 60 – 70 people met in Nijmegen to celebrate the Bicentenary of the Foundation of the Marist Brothers. Three Marist Brothers and two Marist Fathers were present, along with lay people, most of whom were young adults who had participated in projects in Nijmegen. The warmth of the welcome contrasted with the sudden arrival of winter in the Netherlands.
Bicentenary: The Marist world celebrates
The bicentenary of the Marist Brothers Institute has been celebrated in many different ways in the first few weeks of 2017. What follows is an impression of these celebrations in Europe and around the world.