Participants of the General Chapter

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Br. Raúl José Schönfeld Hergenreder

Born: Crespo, Argentina (07/01/1972)
Living in: Cochabamba, Bolivia
Province: Southern Cross
Raúl José  Schönfeld Hergenreder

He was born on January 7, 1972, in San Rafael, a small town located in the Province of Entre Ríos (Argentina).  He lived there with his family, in a rural environment up to the age of 12 years. In 1985 he entered into contact with the Marist life and entered the Juniorate of Lujan, in Buenos Aires. He followed there the secondary studies. His initial formation was in the same city and made his religious Profession in 1993.    

His academic formation was made in the Marist Superior Institute and obtained the title of professor for Primary Teaching and Professor of Religious Sciences.  He has been qualified for initial formation in Conferre (Chile) during 2002.

He has worked as teacher in the primary level, professor in secondary level and catechist.  He has also been coordinator of pastoral ministry in an educational center.   

He integrated the team of vocation animation of his Province. During the last years he has collaborated in initial formation – in the interprovincial Novitiate in the city of Cochabamba, Bolivia – as Master of Novices. 

In the year 2015 he was elected Councilor and Vice Provincial; besides, he coordinates the Marist Vocation Area of his Province.