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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…

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…

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…

UISG Audience Pope Francis
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…

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…

Notre Dame de Sion: new Leadership Team Read more

Notre Dame de Sion: new Leadership Team

Note Dame de Sion: We are very pleased to announce the election of our next General Council, serving from 2016-2022. Pictured left to right are Sister Clare Jardine (Councillor-UK), Sister Mary Babic (Superior General-Canada), Sister Adriana Castro (Councillor-Costa Rica), Sister Marie Lise Adou (Councillor-France)