We commit ourselves by profession of vows to:
In the spirit of Francis, Clare, and Elizabeth Hayes, we promote ever-widening circles of communion as we:
Mt. Alvernia High launched a new celebration to bring the Mount Alvernia community together to honor the faculty and staff, alumnae, parents, the Missionary Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception and friends of MAHS who have made an impact on their students.
In addition to being a night recognizing [ ... ]Read more...
Students concerned about climate change take part in a climate-strikes rally at City Hall Plaza on September 20, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Youths around the globe say the planet can’t wait any longer
“The threat poised to our generation is dire,” a Boston College student told several thousands [ ... ]
We are proud to announce that Mount Alvernia High School in Newton, MA, have been named a Top 5 Faith-based High School in Greater Boston by Boston Parents Paper. They were also the only all girls school in the Top 5.
We share the post appeared on Facebook written by the School after the nomination:
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May 6th 1894 - May 6th 2019
It does continue to bloom.. all over the world!
In Papua New Guinea...
The Pastoral Center of St. Francis of Assisi, formerly called Shekina, as we know this center was in the process of being handed over to the Archbishop for a year and a half. In the assembly of the circle that took place in Bolivia it was decided to reopen it, but before putting it in execution the [ ... ]Read more...
“It is not just about migrants”
Dear Brothers and Sisters,
Faith assures us that in a mysterious way the Kingdom of God is already present here on earth (cf. Gaudium et spes, 39). Yet in our own time, we are saddened to see the obstacles and opposition it encounters. Violent conflicts and [ ... ]Read more...
ROME — The worldwide issue of human trafficking brought together 86 women religious serving as delegates from 48 countries, united in mission as well as in their little black headphones that translated between English, Spanish and French.
The first International General Assembly of Talitha [ ... ]Read more...
Pope Francis is calling for action.
It’s time to respond.
Join the Global Catholic Climate Movement on a journey to pray for creation, live simply, and advocate for our common home. Sign up and we’ll support you along the way.
Pope Francis urges the world’s 1.2 billion [ ... ]Read more...
Protection of minors in the Church: Not Year Zero On the eve of the "Protection of Minors in the Church" Meeting, we retrace the steps already taken by the Popes, the Vatican and local Churches, in the struggle to protect minors from clerical sex abuse.
The "Protection of Minors in the Church" [ ... ]Read more...