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Sr. Gabriella Bottani honoured as a 2019 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Hero Read more

Sr. Gabriella Bottani honoured as a 2019 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Hero

2019 TIP Report Launch Ceremony hosted by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday, June 20, 2019, at the U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C. Every year in this period the U.S. Department of State issues a Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report, assessing the efforts by foreign governments during the previous year to combatRead more…

GSR interviewed the UISG new President: Sr. Jolanta Kafka Read more

GSR interviewed the UISG new President: Sr. Jolanta Kafka

GSR interviewed the UISG new President: Sr. Jolanta Kafka In a June 19 interview, Claretian Missionary Sr. Jolanda Kafka said she and the 11 other members of the board of the International Union of Superiors General (UISG) will be determining “how to proceed now, since the Holy Father has given [the report] to us.” Kafka, a nativeRead more…

GUIDELINES FOR CONGREGATIONS HOSTING MIGRANTS IN ROME Read more

GUIDELINES FOR CONGREGATIONS HOSTING MIGRANTS IN ROME

GUIDELINES FOR CONGREGATIONS HOSTING MIGRANTS IN ROME This booklet is intended for congregations looking to participate in this call of Pope Francis. After these few years, congregations in Rome and elsewhere have more experience and a deeper understanding of what our response will entail. The booklet has been prepared by the Refugees and Migrants Working Group, a sponsored workingRead more…

Three Religious Sisters at the Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops Read more

Three Religious Sisters at the Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops

Three Religious Sisters at the Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops Sr. Nathalie Becquart (France), Sr Maria Luisa Berzosa (Spain) and Sr Alessandra Smerilli (Italy) have been appointed as consultors to the Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops. We asked Sr. Nathalie to comment this event:  “From Chicago, where I am completing a wonderful sabbatical programRead more…