New York City has always thought of itself as the Center of the universe. Well, here we are, 2020, the Epicenter of the USA COVID-19 pandemic! It causes a New Yorker to think. Living in this center, I am nevertheless at the margins since my age qualifies me as “non-essential” in the pandemic. My... suite
April 24, 2020 St. Mary Euphrasia Feast Message of Sr. Ellen Kelly, Congregational Leader Dear Sisters and Partners in Mission, On this Feast of our Foundress, we pray and reflect on this woman, St. Mary Euphrasia who lived so long ago, but still is alive in us. She continues to guide us and... suite
A time for being open and receptive I find a place that I like, I sit or I walk – I am aware of my body – I concentrate on my breathing – I place myself in an attitude of surrender – I welcome my feelings that emerge– the pandemic, the boundaries that close-in the sick – the fear to be contaminated... suite
SR. MARY SUSAN FIGUEROA MONTANO Province Leader Province of Philippines/Japan Susan Montano was elected Province Leader of the Province of Philippines/Japan on 18 th March, 2020, during the Province Chapter held in Quezon City, Philippines, March 16 to 21, 2020. Her mandate will begin on June 29,... suite
I saw a Man dress in white and tired in pouring rain and the cold wind climbing slowly towards the altar load of pain of suffering but also of hope. I saw a Man elderly limping take the many stairs with on his shoulders all the pain in the world. I saw a Man concentrated in his silence quivering in... suite
Dear Sisters and Partners in Mission, We celebrate the Feast of the Annunciation and reflect on a very young girl who had the courage to say “yes’ to a situation that risked her life. We know the story and the impact that Mary has had on our faith and others for centuries. How many countries turned... suite
We are happy to share with you this message comes from Catania: Thank you to Sr. Anna for bringing us messages from both the Congregational Leadership Team and Sister Angela and the Provincial Here, in the missions of Catania and Acireale, we are living an experience that none of us has ever... suite
Transformative Communities Series: Generative Designers of the Future “ To live you must choose, to live you must encounter, to grow you must suffer.” --Viktor Frankl [1] The world is dancing between rapid societal breakthroughs in all sectors and extreme polarization. Society has entered a process... suite
SISTER ANGELA RICCI Province Leader of Italia/Malta Sister Angela Ricci was appointed as Province Leader of the Province of Italia/Malta, for a second term of three years. The Chapter was held in Rome, from 14th to 21st February 2020. Sister Angela made her Perpetual Profession on 13th January 1980... suite
ALFONSA SUDARYANTI PROVINCE LEADER PROVINCE OF INDONESIA Alfonsa Sudaryanti was elected Province Leader of the Province of Indonesia on the 5 th February 2020. Her mandate will begin on the 24 April 2020. The Province Chapter was held at Syantikara, Yogyakarta, Indonesia from 02 to 08 February 2020... suite