Recent

WOMEN RELIGIOUS SUPERIORS VATICAN
On Women Deacons Read more

On Women Deacons

Interview with Luke Hansen, SJ on Women Deacons My prayer for them is that they are discerning. I hope they don’t look at historical practice as rigidly dictating what we can or cannot do today. Discernment would mean that alongside crucial historical and theological evidence, there will be serious consideration of the pastoral needs of peopleRead more…

Mississipi Sisters
Pray for Sisters found dead in Mississippi Read more

Pray for Sisters found dead in Mississippi

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth’s News With great sadness we announce that this afternoon, we were informed that Paula Merrill, SCN, was found dead at her home in Durant, Mississippi. Police found both her and Margaret Held, SSSF, dead this morning after being called by personnel at the medical clinic where they ministered. The two had not come intoRead more…

Missionaries Franciscan Sisters
Missionary Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception’s General Leadership Team Read more

Missionary Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception’s General Leadership Team

New Missionary Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception’s General Leadership Team 4th Communication From the MFIC General Chapter Larne, Northern Ireland – 27/07/2016 Congratulations to the new Missionary Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception’s General Leadership Team: Sr. Pauline Robinson, General Minister (Australia) Sr. Marie Puleo, General Vicaress (United States) Sr. Danielle Julien, General CouncillorRead more…

Pat Farrell
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…

lcwr new team
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…