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LCWR Assembly 2016: Leading from the Allure of Holy Mystery, Contemplation and Transformation Read more

LCWR Assembly 2016: Leading from the Allure of Holy Mystery, Contemplation and Transformation

2016 Assembly of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious Leading from the Allure of Holy Mystery: Contemplation and Transformation Sr. Pat Farrell, OSF At the communal level women religious are being invited to enter the spaciousness of contemplative processes together. The circumstances of our congregational lives have been leading us. Our future is uncertain. We can only createRead more…

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LCWR Assembly Deepens Understanding of the Essential Role of Contemplation Read more

LCWR Assembly Deepens Understanding of the Essential Role of Contemplation

LCWR Assembly Deepens Understanding of the Essential Role of Contemplation [Atlanta, GA] At the annual assembly of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR), held August 9-12, nearly 800 participants engaged in contemplative processes to explore the assembly theme of “Embracing the Mystery: Living Transformation.” The presentations and processes led the participants to new understandingsRead more…

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Leadership Conference Women Religious Assembly 2016 Read more

Leadership Conference Women Religious Assembly 2016

LCWR Assembly 2016 “Embracing the Mystery: Living Transformation” Tuesday, August 9, 2016 to Saturday, August 13, 2016 – Atlanta, Georgia As religious life undergoes deep and significant change, nearly 800 persons gathered in Atlanta, Georgoa for an LCWR assembly uniquely structured to assist members to reframe their perspectives about religious life in this moment away fromRead more…

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Franciscan Sisters of the Poor: request Read more

Franciscan Sisters of the Poor: request

“I am writing to you in great faith, with a concrete request in the name of our religious family. In 2009, our Congregation of the Franciscan Sisters of the Poor opened the day center “Raggi di Sole” in Rome, to help the “invisible” poor of the city: people from Italy and other nations, who areRead more…

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Commission on Women Deacons Read more

Commission on Women Deacons

We welcome whole heartedly yesterday’s announcement from the Vatican that Pope Francis has named the members of the Commission to study the question of the diaconate for women We are deeply grateful to Pope Francis for this response to the suggestion of a Commission made during the May audience with the worldwide leaders of women’sRead more…

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Pallottine Missionary Sisters: New Leadership Team Read more

Pallottine Missionary Sisters: New Leadership Team

NEW GENERAL COUNCIL OF THE PALLOTTINE MISSIONARY SISTERS Dear Friends, General Chapters are a gift for the Church and the Congregation, and in turn, God bestows upon us the gift of the Holy Spirit—a shadow of the experience of the first Pentecost with Mary and the Apostles in the Cenacle. With joy we announce theRead more…