RESOURCES for ASSOCIATE FORMATION
Associate of sion is a person who lives and makes a formal commitment to the charism of the Sisters of Sion in its threefold commitment to the Church, to the Jewish People and to a world of justice, peace and love (Const. #13). Participates in the plan and process of formation noted below in order to be a presence of Sion in all areas of life and work.
Friend of Sion is a person who lives and shares the charism of the Sisters of Sion in its threefold commitment to the Church, to the Jewish People and to a world of justice, peace and love without making a formal commitment. Participates and shares in the activities, plan and process of formation noted below.
SION: Mount Sion; Daughter of Sion
CHARISM, CALL AND DISCERNMENT
HISTORY OF THE CONGREGATION
CHRISTIANITY’S ROOTS IN JUDAISM
SCRIPTURE: THE WORD OF GOD
MESSIANIC ERA – “THE PROMISES”: Justice , Peace and Love
THE SPIRITUALITIES OF THEODORE AND ALPHONSE
JERUSALEM – THE HOLY LAND - ISRAEL
PRAYER – SPIRITUALITY – LITURGY
20TH-21ST HISTORY: Antisemitiesm, the Shoah, Vatican Council II
JEWS, JUDAISM, JEWISH-CHRISTIAN RELATIONS
INTERFAITH RELATIONS, ECUMENISM, MULTICULTURALISM