“Migrants are persons… They are the symbol of all those rejected by today’s globalized society… The weakest and most vulnerable must be helped… This is a tremendous responsibility, from which no one is exempt if we wish to fulfill the mission of salvation and liberation. - Pope Francis, July 8,... suite
As Mission Partner... The Chapter theme and logo invite us: To a deeper consciousness of God's presence: God's presence is within us. God's presence is around us within the nature we set our eyes on. God's presence is in those whom we form a community with God's presence is in our companion... suite
“It will take a great deal more discernment – understanding of what is at stake spiritually, theologically, politically, and economically – to move from the ideal to its translation and into lifestyle and ministry.”[ 1 ] This quote is foundational to transformative communities. It names the... suite
In 2008, the Sisters of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd created the Good Shepherd International Foundation (GSIF), to write a new and ambitious chapter in the history of the Congregation, inspired by St. John Eudes and founded by St. Mary Euphrasia. In the past decade, the visionary zeal... suite
One year after the 150th anniversary of the death of St. Mary Euphrasia, the Sisters of the International Community and the Sisters of the Site in the Mother House gave thanks to the Lord…. “What are we doing in this world and why are we here, if not to contribute to the salvation of persons” S.M.E... suite
offering systemic and innovative approaches to shape an evolving society From Community Works, INC Website By Mark Clarke Society needs transformative communities that seek the common good, as the rhetoric and choices of many nations is becoming more tribal. Transformative communities are... suite
Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd European Project With the ongoing migration discussions still at the top of the European agenda and the need to strengthen collaboration, awareness and learning across OLCGS apostolates in Europe, this Gathering was organised in the frame of the European... suite
We are connected, like branches to the tree. We all walk the planet, let’s walk with dignity. No matter our color, no matter our creed. All of us are gifted and all of us we need . (Chris Skinner) INTERNATIONAL MOTHER EARTH DAY – 22 APRIL Celebrating with Aguchita and our Position Papers “The world... suite
Dear Sisters and Mission Partners, The Congregation continues to be blessed with many wonderful sisters and lay partners who have developed the mission, deepen our spirituality and our understanding of justice and peace. In the past few days, we have celebrated the life of two women who are models... suite
This vision catapults the collective body to meet a critical social need by creating a culture and collaborative network to achieve an inspirational dream. These dreams are historically generated by a small cohort of people who passionately believe in a world not yet imagined. Today, transformative... suite