NEWS FROM THE FSE

First Priestly Ordination of a former FNE member

First Priestly Ordination of a former FNE member

The call to the Priesthood is reserved to a few select men as chosen by our Lord to serve him and his church in a special way. Today more so than ever, the gentle and soft-spoken voice of our Lord Jesus to call select boys and men to the Priesthood is often drowned...

Extraordinary Federal Council 2021

Extraordinary Federal Council 2021

The Federal Council of the UIGSE met for an extraordinary session via videoconference on 29 May 2021 to prepare the next Federal Council planned on 2nd October in Rome, Italy. After a discussion related to the update proposal of the Federal Statutes and Internal Rules...

Saint George Afternoon in Brazil

Saint George Afternoon in Brazil

nFraternal meeting to meditate on the example of the life of our patron, Saint George, and to share experiences with the brothers of another FSE Association. This was the “Saint George afternoon” programme, carried out by the Association of Catholic Guides and Scouts...

Happy St George’s Day!

Happy St George’s Day!

Saint George, Patron Saint of Scouts The martyr St George, chosen by Baden-Powell as the patron saint of all Scouts of all branches, is celebrated by the Church on 23 April, which is also therefore Scouting Day. It is on this day that every Guide and Scout renews and...

Semper Parati!

Semper Parati!

On 11 April 2021, Sunday of Divine Mercy, in the needy neighbourhoods of Marabá’s city, in Pará, members of the Brazilian Catholic Scout Movement of the Association of Catholic Guides and Scouts of Brazil - AGEBR - delivered 180 meals to the homeless and Venezuelan...

Online Council of General Commissioners 2021

Online Council of General Commissioners 2021

Once again, it was not possible to organise a face-to-face meeting because of the Covid 19... but this did not prevent the Council of General Commissioners 2021 from taking place on Saturday 13 March, online! More than 30 General Commissioners and National Religious...

Woodbadge Day 2021… online!

Woodbadge Day 2021… online!

The Covid crisis sadly didn’t allow us to go to Slovakia for the Woodbadge Days this year. They were therefore transformed into a four-hour online meeting on Saturday 13th February afternoon. Quite a challenge! 52 members involved in leadership training from 14...

Meeting of the Brazilian Association’s National Commission

Meeting of the Brazilian Association’s National Commission

On January 29-31, 2021, the National Commission of the Association of Catholic Guides and Scouts of Brazil - AGEBR - met in the Southern Province, in the city of Gaurama in the state of Rio Grande do Sul. The following were present: Denis Duarte (Chairman of AGEBR),...

Appointment of a Religious Adviser for the FNE!

Appointment of a Religious Adviser for the FNE!

The Federation of North-American Explorers (FNE) is pleased to formally announce that Father Anthony Akpanessien has been appointed by Cardinal Thomas Collins the Archbishop of Toronto at the request of the FNE General Commissioner and Founder as the Religious Advisor...