A team of 200 priests comment on daily Gospel
Who are we?
00. Contemplating today’s Gospel
Mr. Claudi Rey i García
(Barcelona [Spain], 1926)
Translation into English and French and on line promotion of Contemplating today’s Gospel
Graduate in Economics (University of Barcelona). Married with Elvira, they have four sons and seven grand-sons. He has managed the international trade areas of several multinational corporations.
Mr. Jon Heidenreich
(Cleveland, Ohio [United States], 1970)
Audio of Contemplating today’s Gospel
Married to Linda with 1 child (Matthew). Member and Minister of Holy Communion at St. Mary's parish in Delaware, Ohio, USA. Graduate of the University of Maryland in Information Systems Management. He currently works as a network administrator at an Ohio based company.
01. Contemplar el Evangelio de hoy - General Services
Fr. Antoni Carol i Hostench
(Barcelona [Spain], 1960)
General coordinator. Editorial staff
Graduate in Business Management and M.B.A. (ESADE, Barcelona) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD Navarra University). Ordained priest in 1990.
Mr. Antonio González-Barros
(Palamós, Girona [Spain], 1961)
Counseling on Strategy and the Internet
He has carried out a Management Proficiency Course "“PADE"” at the IESE. He is presently President, CEO and founder of the Intercom Group, which is the company that technically supports www.evangeli.net. Married with Ruth, with three sons.
Mr. Jesús Bonastre i Quintana
(Barcelona [Spain], 1949)
Area Coordinator for Translations, Promotion and Audio Version
Technical Engineer. He followed a management course at the IESE Business School. Married to Pilar, at present, with five sons and two grand sons. He manages his own company.
02. Editorial Area
Fr. Joaquim Meseguer i García
(Sabadell, Barcelona [Spain], 1962)
General supervisor and Catalan-Spanish translator. Adviser of patristic literature
Doctor of Theology (ThD) by the Faculty of Theology of Catalonia. He completed studies at the Istituto Patristico Agustinianum (Pontificia Universitatis Lateranensis). He was ordained priest in 1988.
Satur Narbón i Aragall
(Barcelona [Spain], 1953)
Coordination of the Editorial Area of www.evangeli.net
Industrialist. Master in Business Administration (MBA) IESE of Barcelona. Married to Pilar, they have 5 children and 5 grandchildren. He runs his own company.
Ms. Mª Dolores Membrive Fernández
(Barcelona [Spain], 1946)
Recording of the Audio version of Contemplar el Evangelio de hoy
Married to Angel, they have 4 children. In addition to her housework, she has worked professionally in the knitwear industry.
03. Promotional Area
Mr Ferran Cladellas
(Terrassa, Barcelona [Spain], 1969)
On line promotion. Webmail.
Ferran is an entrepreneur in the renewable energy sector and environment. Married with Beatriz and father of four children.
Patricia Rabal Carol
(Barcelona [Spain], 1988)
Mrs. Inma Tamayo
(Madrid [Spain], 1967)
She is studying “Tourism and Public Relations”. She started working 2000 in the world of graphic design and since 2008 she devotes herself to drawing, creating and developing webs, blogs and social nets. Today she collaborates with the Press Office of the Archdiocese of Santiago de Compostela. Married to Miguel and mother of 2 children, Laura and David.
Mr. Jorge Mira Vallet
(Barcelona [Spain], 1976)
On line Promotion.
Graduate in Law and Master in Business Law by the University Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona), specialized in International Business at the New England School of Law (Boston, USA). Internet enthusiast since its beginning. Founder and CEO of Prestigia Online, communication and digital marketing agency. Administration Expert of Reputación Corporativa Online and Social Media Marketing. As a social volunteer he is the Project Director of CinemaNet. Married to Mónica, they have 2 daughters.
Mr. Óscar Ribas Fuentes
(Ibiza, Islas Baleares [Spain], 1977)
Internet consultant and on-line promotion
At present, studying Philosophy and Letters at the University of Barcelona. Founder and first CEO of MailxMail (leader on line training studies). At present he works at Intercom Group in artelista.com (website leader in the world of art).
04. Delegates of evangeli.net
Mr. Carlos Leret Castillo
(San Salvador [El Salvador], 1955)
Delegate of evangeli.net in Central America
Graduate in Texas Tech USA (Administration of Animal Husbandry and Seed and Grain Processing Companies) and in Barneveld College Holland (Farm Animal Raising and Animal Fodder). Married to María Nicolina, they have 3 daughters. Lay person engaged in the spreading of the Gospel, he undertook several apostolic missions in the areas of young people’s evangelization, the needy and catholic media.
Mr. Alejandro Ruiz
(Guatemala [Guatemala], 1971)
Promotion in Guatemala
BBA - Bachelor in Business Administration and Master in E-Businesses in the Galileo University of Guatemala, attending nowadays a Master in Direction and Production of e-Learning at the Galileo University/University Carlos III of Madrid. Director and coordinator of several programmes on superior education (in various Universities of Guatemala) and independent consultant on themes related to e-business and commerce. Married to Karla G. since 1994 they have three children.
Mr. Cirilo Meneses
(Santa Cruz de Tenerife [Spain], 1961)
Promotion in Venezuela
Living in Valencia, Venezuela. Engaged in the commerce of motorbike pieces. Active member of “Cursillos de cristiandad” (Valencia) and of Doctor Yaso Foundation (Guacara). Married to Manuela Gómez, they have three children.
Ms. Dolila Deluquez
(Barranca, La Guajira [Colombia], 1962)
Promotion in Colombia
Independent businesswoman in the area of customized sales and multilevel business implementation, she worked for 20 years in the Banco de la República (Central Bank of Colombia), and retired by this institution. Her profession is Business Administration specialised in Finance Management in the Universidad de La Guajira. Delegate in the diocese of Riohacha for the Parish of Santísima Trinidad in the diocese commission for the ministry of health. Married to Límbano, they have two children (Sara Elina and José Francisco).
05. Technical Area
Albert Domingo i Melgosa
(Mollerusa, Lleida [Spain], 1966)
Coordination of the technical area of www.evangeli.net
Technical Engineer of Telecommunications in La Salle (Universidad Politecnica de Barcelona) and PDD by IESE (Barcelona). After working in Systems of Control and Nets, he founds NexTRet, a company of information technology services in 1993 (www.nextret.net).Married to Maria Teresa, they have 2 children.
Jordi Serra Molgó
(Cardedeu, Barcelona [Spain], 1982)
Counseling in web and graphic design. Technician for computing applications development and specialist in graphic design for internet. At present living in Cardedeu where he runs his own company, artifecs.com.
Eng. Jose Villalba
(Asunción [Paraguay], 1979)
Lincesed in Computer Engineering at the UCSA of Paraguay (University of the Southern Cone of the Americas. Lives in Madrid (Spain) and works in computers as Software Developer.
Mr. José Luis Ojeda Dorado
(Sevilla [Spain], 1951)
Assistant of www.evangeli.net and webmaster of www.mim-euroeditors.com (M&M Euroeditors web)
He has carried out studies of topography, activity which his own company is devoted to, in addition to urban promotions. For ten years he was a professor of Family Counselling at the FERT. Married with Pepita; they have one son and two grand sons.
Mr. Jordi Molas i Verdaguer
(El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona [Spain], 1967)
Internet consulting and design of www.evangeli.net
Bachelor in Sciences of the Information (University of Navarra). He started his professional career as a documentary producer. Later on, he worked at the Intercom Group. At present, he is associated with www.naranjus.com Group (Internet Consulting Company). Married with Marta; they have seven sons.
06. Contemplar l’Evangeli d’avui
Joaquim Carreras i Parera
(Terrassa, Barcelona [Spain], 1973)
Coordination of Contemplar l’Evangeli d’avui
Graduate in Philology by UAB (Universidad Autònoma de Barcelona) and Master by UIC (Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, Barcelona). Primary and secondary school teacher. Married to Irene, they have 6 children.
Fr. Josep Mª Massana i Mola OFM
(Oliola, Lleida [Spain], 1938)
Translation and Orthographical and philological supervision in Catalan-Spanish-German
Graduate in German Philology (University of Barcelona) and graduate in Philosophy and Theology. He has been working for some 30 years in African missions (Burundi, Malawi and Kenya). He was ordained priest in 1962.
07. Contemplating today’s Gospel
Mr. Jordi Picazo
(Mataró [Spain], 1962)
A Graduate in English Language and Literature from the University of Barcelona, he lived and worked in London from 1990 to 1994 where he also pursued ongoing Doctorate studies at the University of London. He teaches English on Skype as a professional job. He lives in Mataró, by the sea, 30 km North from Barcelona. Father of Oriol and Marta.
08. Méditons l’Évangile d’aujourd’hui
Mrs Mª Dolores Alcayne
(Barcelona [Spain], 1947)
Translation of the French version of Méditons l’Évangile d’aujourd’hui
She is graduated in Teaching with 35 years of practice, primarily teaching French and Spanish literature. Currently studying theology, belongs to the Cistercian brotherhood, she teaches catechism and training immigrants.
Prof. Alain Sériaux
(Marsella [France], 1954)
Translation and philological supervision of the French version of Méditons l'Évangile d'aujourd'hui
Doctor in Private Law by the University of Aix-en-Provence. Married with Carmen Mª, they have six sons. At present he is Professor of Private Law at the University of Perpignan (France).
Mrs. Béatrice Pourquier
Completed a Secretariat BTS in French-Spanish-English. At present working as an Assistant in a lawyer’s office.
Mr. Michel A. Gervais
(Montreal [Canada], 1963)
He studied Business Administration. Currently works in the Power Industry. He’s been Director of several companies such as the Chile-China Chamber of Commerce and a scallop farm in northern Chile. He spends his leisure moments to translate books and teach French and English. He loves sports as well as reading and practicing tourism. He is married to Queenie and has 2 children (Martin and Nicolas). He resides in Santiago, Chile.
Mrs Pascale Améduri
Officer of the French Ministry of Education. French teacher in secondary education in a private center. Degree and Dissertation in Spanish Philology at the University of Toulouse le Mirail (France) and Training for French Teaching to foreigners. She is married to Jose Francisco with two kids. She belongs to the Teams of Our Lady.
Mrs. Ines Carbonell Segales
(Poitiers [France], 1987)
Young graduate in Geopolitics (Science Po Aix-en-Provence and Banking (Université Paris V René Descartes), she has worked in the banking field and think tanks. Married and mother of two children, she currently spends most of her leisure time reading and translating for institutions and editors.
09. Meditando o Evangelho de Hoje
Mrs Patricia Belo Gutiérrez
(Montevideo [Uruguay], 1963)
Official Portuguese Translator (Universidad de la República). Administrative Accountable Aux. Certificate, UTU. Since 1990 she has developed her professional activity in responsibility areas in management and sales in several companies. Married, she has 3 children.
Mrs Maria da Luz Faria
(Lisboa [Portugal], 1945)
Graduate in German Philology by the University of Lisbon. She has worked for some 40 years as an assistant to various CEO´s in a German industrial company. Single, 10 nephews.
Mrs Vanilce Insfrán Sampaio
(Recife, Pernambuco [Brazil], 1957)
Graduate in Law. She has carried out studies in programming, internet, Italian, Spanish and English. Has worked as a translator and interpreter since 1987. Professor of Portuguese Language for foreigners at the Universidad de Costa Rica. Married to Carlos Enrique, they have 3 children.
Mr. Diamantino Costa
(Trofa [Portugal], 1971)
Accountant and Insurances Mediator. Works as an Official Auditor and Mediator Insurance in his own business. Cathecist of adults, Extraordinary Minister of Communion and Lector. Married to Rosário, they have 3 children.
Sister Rita Maria Valente, osc
(Viseu [Portugal], 1968)
She has carried out studies in the area of Social Education. At present she is following her studies of Religion Sciences in Barcelona. Clarissa belonging to the Ordem das Irmãs Pobres de Santa Clara, in Girona, Spain.
Mrs Maria Fernanda Gambandé
(Rosario [Argentina], 1979)
She is finishing her studies of Portuguese Professorate in the Humanities and Arts School, Married to Juan Pablo, they have a daughter.
Mrs Maria João Silva Santos
(Lisboa [Portugal], 1964)
Graduate in Marketing and Advertising, she has developed her professional activity in a company of the advertising area. Married, she has seven children (one already in Heaven).
Mrs Maria Thereza Tosta Camillo
(Rio de Janeiro [Brazil], 1974)
Graduate in Arts and Law. She has worked as a teacher and as a translator. At present she is active in the Brazilian Justice System. Married, she has two children.
Ms Susana Beatriz Caldas
(Asunción [Paraguay], 1960)
Graduate in Data Processing Technology by PUC Rio de Janeiro. Studies in Diplomacy. Works for the State Foreign Affairs of Paraguay in foreign countries. Married to Julio, they have two children.
Mrs Ma. Ximena Villagrán Olmos
(Cordoba [Argentina], 1981)
Real Estate Agent by the Universidade Nacional de Loma (Zamora), in which area she is active at the present. Radio Maria Argentina Volunteer in the “Call centre” area. She has studied Portuguese for 4 years at the Facultad de Lenguas de la Universidad Nacional de Cordoba. She is at present preparing the Celpe-Bras examination (Portuguese International Language Diploma).
10. Contemplare il Vangelo di Oggi
Mr. Luigi Bugalla Font
(Moncalieri, Torino [Italy], 1964)
Coordination of Contemplare il Vangelo di Oggi
AVANTI's Owner, consulting firm specialized in fundraising for large projects in the social and cultural area. He complements his activity as a lecturer and coach for improvement in communication techniques and NLP. He is a member of the board of TAC: Association for improving the content of TV, Internet, video games, led the world of children. He is married to Celia.
Mr. Antonio Tessitore Ciardiello
He migrated to Guadalajara [Mexico]in 1972. He studied Philosophy and Pedagogy in Italy and Mexico. He is engaged in pro-family and youth ministry. He is teacher of philosophy at the UAG and for three decades has led language courses at the Instituto Mexico-Italian, Dante Institute and State University of Guadalajara. Married to Mrs. Rosa Elba with whom he has two children and five grandchildren.
Mrs Jorgelina Mª Enz
(Rosario [Argentina], 1962)
Auditor. Professor of Italian and Spanish as a Foreign Language. Married, four children.
Mrs Claudia Barrientos de Perez
Honorary Consul of the Republic of Guatemala in Italy, Married. Five children.
Mr. Massimo Villani
(Venezuela [Venezuela], 1960)
Architect-businessman and councilman. Active member of the MCC Workshop Movement Christianity, Mission Coordinator for Continental Diocesi Nueva Esparta State (Venezuela), Vice-Chairman of the Diocesan Council of Laity for the Diocese of Nueva Esparta State (Venezuela), Vice Director of the Pastoral Care Diocesi Families for the State of Nueva Esparta (Venezuela). He is married to Belkis and father of two children.
Fr. Matteo Sanavio
(Conselve, Padova [Italy], 1974)
Praying the Heart of Jesus. Degree in Youth Ministry and Catechetics at the Salesian Pontifical University (UPS) in Rome. He was ordained priest in 2002 at Frascati (Rome), he exercised his priestly ministry in Tarragona for eight years until late 2010. He currently lives in Rome, and he is General counselor of his congregation.
Mr. Marco Bugalla Font
(Moncalieri, Torino [Italy], 1966)
Assistant of Contemplare il Vangelo di Oggi
AVANTI's General Manager, consulting firm specialized in fundraising for large projects in the social and cultural area.
11. Rozważanie Ewangelii na dziś
Ms Aneta Więch
(Warszawa [Poland], 1968)
Coordination of Rozważanie Ewangelii na dziś
A Graduate in Hispanic Philology from the University of Warsaw. Married to Carlos Marrodán Casas, three daughters, Karolina, Klara and Aniela. Since 1995 she has worked in the Cervantes Institute in Warsaw.
Mr Carlos Marrodán Casas
(Toulouse [France], 1948)
Since 1951 he resides in Warsaw. A Graduate in Polish Philology from the University of Warsaw. Translator of Spanish and Latin American literature (Gabriel García Márquez, Mario Vargas Llosa, Octavio Paz, Javier Marías, Antonio Buero Vallejo, Carlos Ruiz Zafón) among others.
Ms Monika Higueras- Gutowska
(Warszawa [Poland], 1973)
A Graduate in Hispanic Philology from the University of Warsaw. She has served as Director of marketing and public relations in the insurance sector and has been a consultant for investment projects. Currently lives in Barcelona and works for the TV and video - production company Producciones Goya; she is a freelance translator too. Married to José Luis, she has three children.
Ms Sylwia Lapinska
A Graduate in Spanish Philology at the University of Warsaw, Poland. Since 2007 she lives in Barcelona and works at a consulting firm.
Ms Aneta Lepucka
(Jasło [Poland], 1991)
She holds a Diploma in Spanish Philology (University of Krakow Jagiellonian). She is currently pursuing undergraduate studies in Teaching.
Ms Aleksandra Kamińska
(Lodz [Poland], 1991)
Her hometown is Lodz but she lives in Krakow where she studied Philology at the Jagiellonian University and teaches Spanish. She has also studied in Lima, at the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru for a semester.
Fr. Maciej Slyz
(Bialystok [Poland], 1981)
Diocesan priest of the Archdiocese in Bialystok. He holds a History of Theology (UKSW) degree. He worked in Poland for 4 years. He now works as a missionary priest in the Central Andes in Huancayo (Peru). He was ordained a priest the year 2007 in Bialystok (Poland).
Ms Agnieszka Okular
(Kraków [Poland], 1979)
She graduated in Corporate Finance at the University of Economics in Krakow and holds a Master Degree in creation, management and franchise development at University of Barcelona. Since 2004 she works on Only-apartments.com where currently acts as Project coordinator. Single.
Mr Paweł Stawowczyk
(Warszawa [Poland], 1959)
Sworn translator of English language. Married, one daughter.
Ms Marta Strojna
(Kraków [Poland], 1991)
A Student of Hispanic Philology at the Jagiellonian University of Krakow and Intercultural Translation and Communication in the UNESCO Chairmanship. She teaches Spanish to groups of basic and intermediate levels in a language school. She is interested in literature, translations and the culture of Latin America.
12. Today’s Gospel for the family
Mr. Josep Lluís Martínez i Picañol (Picanyol)
(Moià [Spain], 1948)
(Sant Cugat del Vallès, Barcelona [Spain], 1985)
Degree in audiovisual communication and master in animation. He works as a freelance illustrator and cameraman at Montserrat Abbey.
Fr. Lluís Raventós Artés
(Raimat (Lleida) [Spain], 1933)
(Buenos Aires [Argentina], 1984)
Fr. Miguel Rodríguez Ugalde (Miroug)
Mrs. Vickie Teetor
(New York [United States], 1958)
Audio version of Contemplating today’s Gospel
Graduate in the History of Art by the University of Boston. Married to José Miguel, they have 9 children. Housewife and coordinator of the English version of the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya’s graduate program: Marriage and Family Education.
Mr. Ramón Cladellas i Miralles
(Barcelona [Spain], 1973)
Off line promotion of Contemplar el Evangelio de hoy. Cooperating in the coordination of the Audio version
He has followed courses in Engineering. Has worked as an engineer in a computer company. Working at present as technical director of an industrial firm.
Ms. Rosa Gochez
(Villennes sur Seine [France])
She has carried out studies in History of Art. She has a daughter. At present, she is working at a lawyers bureau in Paris.
Mr. Pedro Iglesias Martínez
(Santander [Spain], 1952)
On line promotion. Webmail.
Permanent Deacon of the Diocese of Terrassa (Barcelona, Spain). Administrative, commercial and computing training and qualifications. He is presently working in commercial and administrative areas of responsibility in the business industry. After having completed the corresponding ecclesiastical studies, in 1997, he received the deaconry.
Empar Grau i Salmerón
(Barcelona [Spain], 1946)
On line Promotion. Answering to the questions put forward by users of the site
Graduate in Nursing. Cooperates with the Sant Esteve de Ripollet Parish (Caritas Department, Health Pastoral, etc). Widow, 4 children and 2 grandchildren.
+ Mr. Marius Falcon
(Barcelona [Spain], 1933)
Philological and orthographical review of the Catalan (Contemplar l'Evangeli d'avui) and Spanish (Contemplar el Evangelio de hoy) versions
Graduate in Law (University of Barcelona) and Doctor in Law (University of Navarra). He exercised the advocacy. He passed away Christianly on the 16th of April, 2005.
Mrs Nuria Recasens i Garola
(Tarragona [Spain], 1968)
Secretariat and Administrative Department of evangeli.net. Recording of the audio version and philological revision of Contemplating today's Gospel
Graduate in English-German Philology (Universitat Rovira i Virgili of Tarragona). Married to Paul, they have 4 children. At present is the management assistant in Intercom Group.
Josep Mª Moré i Boadella
(Girona [Spain], 1964)
Reporting: Information and Statistics
Graduate in Business and Economics (UAB, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona); Master in Business Administration (MBA), IESE of Barcelona; Doctorate Program, Investigation Sufficiency (UAB, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona).Professor in the financial area of IESE. Programs of Directed Development. Married to Teia, they have 4 children.
Nicolás Alfín Martín-Gamero
(Madrid [Spain], 1976)
International Promotion and linking.
Graduate in Law by UB (University of Barcelona). Journalism by UPF (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) and Master in Business Administration (MBA) by IESE (Barcelona). At present CEO of Solostocks Internacional (project of Intercom Group).
+ Mr. Luis Siman
(El Salvador [El Salvador], 1938)
Delegate of evangeli.net in North America
In the business of paper exportation and president of Florida Center for Peace, apostolic movement of Miami Archidiocese. Married to Adele, they have 7 children and 19 grandchildren.
+ Ms. Mª del Carmen Miralles i Zanón
(Terrassa, Barcelona [Spain], 1944)
Recording of the Audio version of Contemplar l’Evangeli d’avui
Married to Fernando, with eleven sons and five grand sons. In addition to her housework, she is also worked in the commercial department of a bookshop and stationery company.
Mr. Paul Macmanus
(Dublín [Ireland], 1967)
Recording of the audio version of Contemplating today’s Gospel
Graduate in Philosophy and Politics by the University College Dublin, he also has the Higher. Diploma in Education and Teaching by the Universidad Complutense of Madrid. Married to Núria, they have 4 children. Primary School Teacher, in the area of English language. Amateur photographer.
Mr. Evaldo Pina Filho, Diác.
(Brasilia [Brazil], 1947)
Graduate in Law and in Theology. He has held various Law and Legal activities particularly in insurance companies. Permanent Deacon of the Parish of São Pedro de Alcântara in Brasília. Married, he has five children.
Mr. Joan Tarrés
(Barcelona [Spain], 1958)
On line Promotion (2010)
Economist and 90 PDD IESE (Barcelona). He has worked in areas of Advertising, Foreign Banking, IT and textiles. He is a business consultant freelance since 1991. He has been a colaborator at the ICWF of the IESE. Passionate about human anthropology.
Mrs Teresa Plana
(Lleida [Spain], 1958)
On line promotion. Webmail.
Degree in Law from the University of Barcelona. Diploma for Advanced Studies in Educational Sciences (University of Lleida). She is professor and teaches at Institute for Vocational Training. She is married with Carlos and have a daughter and three sons.
Mr. Julio Calviño
(Almagro [Argentina], 1962)
Delegate of evangeli.net in Argentina
He followed Electronics and IT engineering courses at UTN (Universidad Tecnológica Nacional) in Mendoza, Argentina. Marketing and IT Consultant. Specialist of the impact of the new technologies on the mass media. Married to Adriana, they have 3 children (Martín, Facundo andVicky). Devout follower of the Virgin of Luján.
Mademoiselle Camille Gochez
(Villennes sur Seine [France], 1988)
Translation of the French version of Méditons l'Évangile d'aujourd'hui and, also, eventually, translation of the English version of Contemplating today's Gospel
She is following her studies of International Trade at the ESCE, in Paris.
Mr. Yago Llaquet de Entrambasaguas
(Barcelona [Spain], 1971)
Graduate in Business Admistration (UB, Barcelona University); Executive MBA, ESADE Business School. He has executive experience in multinationals and national companies. Actually he works at Grupo Intercom. Married to Margarita, with 5 children.