On 2 February 1575, at the age of twenty-five, the young Camillus de Lellis abandoned for ever the tearaway and dissolute life that he had led up to that time in order to dedicate himself completely to those most in

The history of Camillian missions is almost a secular history. In the 17th century, the first century of the Order’s life, Camillian religious were engaged in Italy, where there were lots of dramatic situations with the repeated epidemics and pestilences,

Missione Salute N.5/2020 pp.14-15 By Fr. Augusto Chendi The deaths in loneliness and the coffins with no one to watch over them, which the pandemic has forced us to witness, have eroded the most characteristic trait of our being human: