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India’s top magazine selects nun for annual women award Read more

India’s top magazine selects nun for annual women award

India’s top magazine selects nun for annual women award New Delhi: Vanitha (woman), the largest circulated magazine in India, has selected a Catholic nun for its prestigious Woman of the Year Award. The fortnightly magazine published in various Indian languages announced the annual award on March 7, the eve of the International Women’s Day. ReadRead more…

Commission on the Status of Women session examines world of work for women Read more

Commission on the Status of Women session examines world of work for women

Commission on the Status of Women session examines world of work for women This year’s theme focuses on women and the changing world of work, something highlighted during the U.N.’s commemoration on this year’s International Women’s Day (which, by the way, could not accommodate all of the people who showed up for it — peopleRead more…

Way of the Cross on Nonviolence Read more

Way of the Cross on Nonviolence

Way of the Cross on Nonviolence Rome, April 9 beginning with the Eucharist at the Divine Word Generalate – Via dei Verbiti, 1 – 9:00am. The Route: Piazza dei Partiggiani – Piramide –Testaccio – PortaPortese – San Francesco a Ripa – San Calisto – S. Maria in Trastevere – S. Egidio – S. Maria dellaRead more…

Dialogue into the future. Jewish and Catholic approaches Read more

Dialogue into the future. Jewish and Catholic approaches

The USG/UISG Commission for Dialogue invite you to a morning exploring: Dialogue into the future – Jewish and Catholic approaches: preparing the next generation Programme Date – 28 March 2017 Time – 9.30 – 12.30 Place – UISG Headquarters, Piazza di Ponte Sant’Angelo, 28 – 00186 Roma Cost – €5

Synod 2018: UISG answers the questions Read more

Synod 2018: UISG answers the questions

Our meeting will take place at UISG, on March 28 from 3 to 6pm. We invite Superiors and Councillors General; Sisters in charge of Pastoral of Young or other Sisters that you might delegate to represent your Congregation to participate. Dear sisters, I hope this message finds you all well. May we enjoy this LentenRead more…

International Women’s Day: Sisters are Doing it for Themselves Read more

International Women’s Day: Sisters are Doing it for Themselves

Sally Axworthy (@SallyAxworthy), UK Ambassador in the Holy See, is doing a blog all this week about British women religious in Rome: this is the first one on Women Religious We usually think of the Catholic Church as a male-dominated organisation because priests staff the hierarchy. But, as I have been discovering in my firstRead more…