Archivi tag: Sisters

ASIA/INDONESIA – “Flores: Missionary Sisters of the Holy Face celebrate their 30th anniversary

Koting – On October 24, 2021, on the same day the Church celebrated World Mission Day, the Sisters of the Holy Face, C.S.V, present in Koting – Flores – Indonesia, celebrated their 30 years of presence in the land of mission.“Ours was a hymn of thanksgiving to the Lord for His great deeds”, said theLeggi tutto »

AFRICA/MOZAMBIQUE – Evangelization and charity: the first community of the Sisters of Don Orione

Maputo – “For some years now, we have been planning to open a community of the Little Missionary Sisters of Charity in Mozambique: now this dream has come true”. This is what Sister Claudia Maria Rio said in an interview with Agenzia Fides, Superior General of the Little Missionary Sisters of Charity founded by Saint… Leggi tutto »

ASIA/INDONESIA – “Bringing the face of Jesus to the most abandoned places”: the Sisters of the Holy Face and their mission among the last

Koting – “It was October 24, 1991. My Congregation sent me as a missionary to Flores, a small island in Indonesia that I had never heard of”. Thus begins the story of Sr. Aloisia dal Bo, from the Congregation of the Holy Face, C.S.V., to Agenzia Fides, on the occasion of her 30 years of… Leggi tutto »

AFRICA/SOUTH SUDAN – “The two slain Catholic sisters are our martyrs”, said the Archbishop of Juba at their funeral

Juba – Sister Mary Daniel Abut and Sister Regina Roba Luate are our martyrs because they were killed in cold blood”, said yesterday, August 20, His Exc. Mgr. Stephen Ameyu Martin Mulla, Archbishop of Juba, in his homily during the Funeral Mass of the two sisters of the Sacred Heart Sisters, killed, along with three… Leggi tutto »

AFRICA/SOUTH SUDAN – Sisters killed; President Kiir: “The groups that did not sign the peace are responsible for their death”

Juba – The groups that did not sign the peace agreement are, according to the South Sudanese President Salva Kiir, responsible for the deaths of the two nuns of the Congregation of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, killed who, along with three other people, were killed in a road ambush on August 16 on a… Leggi tutto »

AMERICA/COLOMBIA – The Bishops join the cry of “so many brothers and sisters who ask for peace, respect for life and human rights”

Bogotà – “The Catholic Bishops of Colombia support this cry for peace, life and respect for the human dignity of so many of our brothers and sisters”, declared the Episcopal Conference of Colombia, expressing its support and solidarity with the bishop of Buenaventura, Monsignor Rubén Darío Jaramillo Montoya, who this week lived the “Day of… Leggi tutto »