By Prabhu Jesumani SDB
September 12 2018 – Studium Theologicum Salesianum – Jerusalem The first week at the Studium Theologicum Salesianum, beginning on September 11, was a colourful experience of sharing and friendship amongst the new students coming from different contexts and cultured. After a moment for introducing each other, Fr. Gustavo Cavagnari, the STS Principal, and Sr. Angela, the STS Registrar, presented some information about the Faculty. Next, a group photo session preceded the Diplomas’ presentations by Fr. Andrzej Toczyski SDB and Fr. William Russell M.Afr.
On September 12 the enrolment of the new students took place. Fr. Jaroslaw Rochowiak SDB, the UPS Secretary General, was present on the occasion. On the same day, the students had their first topographical visit to the Holy Sepulchre, leaded by Fr. Leopold Vonck, M.Afr.
On September13, they concluded their induction having their second topographical visit to the Mount of Olives, Gethsemane, Dominus Flevit, and the Tomb of Mary.