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LE JARDIN DE SOEUR EMMANUELLE

LE JARDIN DE SOEUR EMMANUELLE

Le jardin de Sœur Emmanuelle, Callian, le17/10/2018. Au nom de l’association Asmae-sœur Emmanuelle, je remercie la Mairie de Callian, de baptiser ce parc de jeux pour enfants, le jardin sœur Emmanuelle. Vous avez eu la délicatesse de donner le nom de sœur Emmanuelle a...

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News from Sr. Patricia Fox, NDS (Philippines)

News from Sr. Patricia Fox, NDS (Philippines)

Statement from sr. Pat NDS from the Philippines concerning the Bureau of Immigration's Deportation Order against her: 'After attending a Fact-Finding Mission and telling some Coca Cola workers that the social teachings of the church support them in their formation of...

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Jubilé de Sr Marie François NDS (La Solitude)

Jubilé de Sr Marie François NDS (La Solitude)

7 juillet 1968 - 7 juillet 2018 : messe d’action de grâce pour le jubilé de Sr Marie François en La Chapelle de La Solitude de Grand Bourg. En guise de renouvellement de ses vœux solennels, notre Sœur sort de sa poche un texte qui dit toute son authenticité. De...

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News from Sion School, Worthing

News from Sion School, Worthing

  Sisters Anne Lee, Brenda Dorrian and Margaret attended the Leavers Service on the last  day of term in Sion School Worthing, UK – Friday 6th July.  This took place in Arundel Cathedral – a beautiful venue.  The service was a beautiful mixture of music, poetry,...

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News from Sr. Brenda NDS, Birmingham, UK

News from Sr. Brenda NDS, Birmingham, UK

A Wonderful Celebration Our final First Communion Celebration this year was on 17th June. It was an opportunity for all the children who had received the Sacrament, to come together and celebrate with each other. What a joy, to have children from 16 countries and many...

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Sr. Phil’s NDS Silver Jubilee

Sr. Phil’s NDS Silver Jubilee

  We rejoice with sr. Phil who has celebrated her Silver Jubilee this month.  She had a beautiful gathering of Sisters and Brothers of Sion in Jerusalem as well as friends and family who had travelled from Ireland.  We were pleased that Anne Mc was able to go to Ein...

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Flash news from ICCJ Conference in Budapest

Flash news from ICCJ Conference in Budapest

Six of UK/Ireland region attended the conference of the ICCJ in Budapest.  A report will follow so we will not give lots of details here, but just a few thoughts.  There were 15 participants from Sion, 6 from our region, as well as Jilvaneide from Brazil, Ania from...

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Final commitment ceremony of Sr. Wafaa, NDS

Final commitment ceremony of Sr. Wafaa, NDS

Sr. Wafaa Shehata NDS grew up in the village of El Berba in the diocese of Minya in Upper Egypt. During the time when Sr. Juliana and Sr. Darlene lived in Berba, she was the first young women finding her way to the congregation of “Notre Dame de Sion”. After her...

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Paris: Schools meeting

Paris: Schools meeting

From 5 to 4 April 2018 in Paris, Adriana, Marie Lise and Mary had the joy of participating in the fourth international meeting of the Schools of Notre Dame of Sion. Sr. Patricia Watson presented her book "Spaces for Dialogue" which was the theme of the meeting. We...

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Egypt: Mediterranean Assembly

Egypt: Mediterranean Assembly

Adriana and Marie Lise participated in the assembly of the Sisters of the Mediterranean region in Egypt, in Cairo, where the goal was the sharing of priorities and plans of action of different regions of the Congregation. The sisters also worked on current structures...

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Sion Solidário

Sion Solidário

“Sem dúvida a educação é a arte de guiar o desenvolvimento físico, intelectual e moral da pessoa humana, a arte de formar o adulto no estudante” Pe Teodoro Ratisbonne. Deste 2012, o Colégio Sion do Rio de Janeiro - Brasil, na pessoa da Ir. Vaneide NDS, desenvolve...

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Parish Life in Birmingham

Parish Life in Birmingham

Another year of First Communions and Confirmation! It began in September with 60 children registered for First Communion and 68 young people registered for Confirmation. The First Communions were celebrated during 4 masses over 2 Sundays in May, and what excitement. ...

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Whit Walks: news from Manchester

Whit Walks: news from Manchester

  Three of us: Teresa, Helen and Anne took part in an historic event. On Whit Sunday we walked in the Whit procession, we could not find the Catholic groups, so walked behind an Anglican group.  The last time I walked in such a procession must have been prior to the...

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General House – Rome

General House – Rome

We present the list of Sisters who celebrate jubilees of religious life during the year 2017: 70, 60, 50 and 25 years of religious profession. Download:  jubilee2017

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Pope Francis stopped to pray

Pope Francis stopped to pray

After celebrating Mass on New Year’s Day, on the feast of Mary, Most Holy Mother of God in St. Peter’s Basilica, Pope Francis stopped to pray in front of the painting of Our Lady taken from the Church of Sant' Andrea delle Fratte. The picture was painted to represent...

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