We commit ourselves by profession of vows to:
On Saturday, May 26 the Jubilarians from the New England Region gathered to celebrate over 400 years of commitment and service as Missionary Franciscan Sisters. Walking in the footsteps of Francis, Clare, and Elizabeth Hayes, these sisters have lived and shared the Gospel as teachers, parish [ ... ]Read more...
GENERAL CHAPTER OF THE SACRED HEART SISTERS
During the month of January 2018, Jeanette and I were in Juba, South Sudan, as facilitators at the 8th General Chapter of the Sisters of the Sacred Heart. In their 2012 General Chapter Elaine and Jeanette facilitated and so we continue to help these sisters. [ ... ]Read more...
“I hope for a growth in communion between the members of different Institutes. Might this Year be an occasion for us to step out more courageously from the confines of our respective Institutes and to work together, at the local and global levels, on projects involving formation, evangelization, and [ ... ]Read more...
SEDOS Seminar April 30-May 4, 2018
In his letter announcing the Synod on Youth to be held in Rome in October 2018, Pope Francis wrote, “A better world can be built also as a result of your efforts, your desire to change and your generosity. Do not be afraid to listen to the Spirit who proposes bold [ ... ]Read more...
LIMA (Reuters) - Pope Francis made a forceful call to combat corruption in Peru on Friday, calling it a social “virus” a month after the Andean nation’s president pardoned a former autocratic leader who had been jailed for graft and human rights abuses.
As Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski [ ... ]Read more...