Monthly Archives: October 2018
We are delighted to let you know that the Handbook for Provincial Secretaries has been published and is now available online in the three official languages of the Order – in a revised and expanded version: Continue reading
National Vocation Awareness Week (NVAW) is an annual week-long celebration of the Catholic Church in the United States dedicated to promote vocations to the priesthood, diaconate and consecrated life through prayer and education, and to renew our prayers and support for those who are considering one of these particular vocations. Continue reading
Sr. Mary Wright, ibvm a Canon Lawyer from Australia, who has served for some years at the CICLSAL, has very kindly agreed to be available to meet with UISG members during the following days: Continue reading
The Lay Centre at Foyer Unitas and Immaculate Conception Seminary School Of Theology, Seton Hall University, Announce New Alliance
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Lay Centre at Foyer Unitas and Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology (ICSST), Seton Hall University, announce a new partnership.
The two organizations have begun a formal institutional arrangement, in which The Lay Centre will become an institute under the umbrella of ICSST over a two-year process while retaining its legal status as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Continue reading
There has been a “great increase” in attacks and kidnapping of missionaries by radical Islamists and poverty-stricken youths over the last 20 years, the Irish-born Superior General of the Society of African Missions (SMA) has said.
This comes as an Italian missionary of the order was kidnapped last weekin southwest Niger by an armed group believed to have entered the country from nearby Burkina Faso. Continue reading
In this workshop Dr. Galleher will focus on ways to develop deeper intimacy and connection in community life. She will present practical approaches to deepening our understanding of one another within community (and across generational and cultural differences) and ways to resolve conflict that cultivate compassion. The workshop will include input, opportunities for questions, conversation and ‘practice.’ Continue reading
On August 18th, sixteen newly qualified teachers received their Certificate of Primary Teaching at our Solidarity Teacher Training College in Yambio and so they can teach in primary schools. One of these graduates began to work in a primary school in Riimenze! Continue reading
The next meeting took place from 27th August – 5th September, when, in addition to finish scrutinising the responses to the most recent study guides sent to the circumscriptions, Continue reading
Please link on Letter to Congregations written by our Executive Director, Br Bill Firman, to be updated about our news and needs.
Together with you and our donors, we are offering a hopeful promise of stability: please continue to support us and our impactful project in South Sudan. Continue reading