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International Women of Courage Award 2017: Sr. Carolin Tahhan, fma Read more

International Women of Courage Award 2017: Sr. Carolin Tahhan, fma

INVITATION to a MEETING with Sr. Carolin Tahhan Fachakh a Syrian Salesian Sister who has been just honored with the International Women of Courage Award 2017 She will speak about her mission in Damascus, Syria with women and young people April, 11 at 9am – 11.30am – UISG headquarters Read the invitation Watch her interview onRead more…

Pastoral, Compassionate and Spiritual Response to the Challenges of Victims Suffering from Sexual Abuse in Conflict, April 3 Read more

Pastoral, Compassionate and Spiritual Response to the Challenges of Victims Suffering from Sexual Abuse in Conflict, April 3

Pastoral, Compassionate and Spiritual Response to the Challenges of Victims Suffering from Sexual Abuse in Conflict Workshop in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, April 2-9  This is an important pilot with religious men and women in the Eastern DRC area and the professional Team of the United Kingdom which has worked on an InternationalRead more…

Dialogue into the future. Jewish and Catholic approaches: preparing the next generation Read more

Dialogue into the future. Jewish and Catholic approaches: preparing the next generation

UISG-USG Commission for Dialogue held a Meeting on ‘Dialogue into the future. Jewish and Catholic approaches: preparing the next generation’. Photos Speakers: Fr. Philipp Renczes SJ, Director of the Cardinal Bea Centre for Judaic Studies, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome Father Philipp Renczes is professor in systematic theology at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome. Since 2011,Read more…

Interview with Sr. Carmen for National Catholic Reporter Read more

Interview with Sr. Carmen for National Catholic Reporter

Since 2013, Pope Francis has endeavored to shift church culture: Interview with Sr. Carmen for National Catholic Reporter VATICAN CITY In January, the Vatican office that oversees Catholic priests, sisters and brothers in global religious orders had a plenary session. Seven women attended as representatives of the world’s women religious. That fact may not seem significantRead more…

Biblical Programmes in Jerusalem Read more

Biblical Programmes in Jerusalem

THE CENTRE FOR BIBLICAL FORMATION NOTRE DAME DE SION ECCE HOMO • VIA DOLOROSA JERUSALEM Biblical formation is at the heart of the life and ministry of the Congregation of Notre Dame de Sion. The Centre for Biblical Formation in Jerusalem offers programs of study centred on the Word of God: drawing on Jewish sources andRead more…

UISG Canon Law Council lead two Workshops in Nairobi Read more

UISG Canon Law Council lead two Workshops in Nairobi

UISG Canon Law Council lead two Workshops in Nairobi Now that the two workshops held in Nairobi are over, we realize the importance of what happened and of what we have accomplished together. Last year the UISG thanks to the financial support offered by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation began planning the organization of aRead more…