England and Ireland
Rostrevor, County Down Ireland
By Anna Mary Hannon, mfic
The lecture phase of the DTS for this season has come to an end and the trainees are doing last minute preparations before heading off on Tuesday morning, February 5th. Their first mission experience will be in Ireland. One group will go to Galway and the other to Cork. Then two weeks later one group heads off to Delhi, India and the other to Rwanda and Burundi.
Franciscan Convent / Residential Home Braintree Essex
We are six sisters in the Community, two are residents in the residential home, Sr Agatha McEvoy and Sr, Philem Coleman. Sr. Bakhita Francis has gone on vacation to South Sudan, Sr. Teresa Geoghegan is living in a house nearby, this leaves Sr. Xavier Mitchell and me. Sister Teresa Geoghegan volunteers in a Centre for adult disabled; she is helping in the process of establishing a SFO confraternity in the parish in Braintree.