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Preventive System

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PRE-NOVICE STENER.
SUNDAY
07
04
2013
THE SALESIAN EDUCATIVE SYSTEM.
ZMB PRE-NOVITIATE
STENER PHILIP

SUBJECT:SALESIANA
TEACHER:BRO. G. MWENYA
INSTITUTE: CHINGOLA COMMUNITY.
stenerphilip@yahoo.com

THE SALESIAN EDUCATIVE SYSTEM.

The educative system of Salesians which was started with the founder himself is totally different to these other educative system of different institute which are not under Salesians of Don Bosco.

Don Bosco believed that in his educative system he wanted to form young people from all angles of human being e.g. spiritually, physically, intellectually and emotionally. Nowadays the Salesians have developed this method introducing the formula of total Salesian youth Ministry which says, “We educate by evangelising and We evangelise by Educating”. The main purpose of this system is to form upright citizens and good Christians.

What does it mean by saying educating by evangelising and evangelising by educating?

We educate means taking hold of life even under its poorest appearances. Treasuring it as a gift and discover in it the present of God. Where ever there is need of education, Salesians always take that opportunity to direct the growth of young people towards Christ (evangelising). “Like Don Bosco the educator we offer young people the gospel of joy through the pedagogy of kindness,” this strenna, it also gives it also provide the idea of educating the young people by evangelising because this is what is to be offered to them.

Youth animation in the salesian educative system.

In the Salesian communities, youth animation always goes with preventive system of Don Bosco.

LOVING-KINDNESS, REASON AND RELIGION
SUM UP THE PREVENTIVE SYSTEM!

In Brief

The Preventive System is relevant for all times. The system does not cater to purely academic excellence only. Instead, in its implementation, there is much scope also for academic excellence. The whole human person is taken...