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CHRISTMAS ON THE ARK

CHRISTMAS ON THE ARK

Bari (Italy): As every year, the last day of school before the Christmas holidays was very special for the pupils of the first-grade secondary school and the children of the primary school of the «istituto Margherita» as they awaited with excitement and joy the upcoming celebration…

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WEAVERS OF FRATERNITY

WEAVERS OF FRATERNITY

The period in which we are living challenges the concept of fraternity forces us to a kind of individualism, but it opens our eyes to the different values to pass on to the new generations.

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FEAST OF MARIA BAMBINA

FEAST OF MARIA BAMBINA

Padova: On September 8, in the retirement home «Maria Bambina» we celebrated particular events: the Nativity of Our Lady, the feast day of our house and the feast of the sisters of Maria Bambina…

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GREST 2020

GREST 2020

…the sisters who «pray and offer» are sensitive to meaningful stimuli that help them to keep their minds and hearts alive…Trust stimulates, promotes and it can come only from the passion that God has for each of us.

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TELE-COUNSELLING SERVICE

TELE-COUNSELLING SERVICE

MANIKANDAM (South-East India): Through the free helpline, assigned to us by the state government, Mr Raman reached us stating that his wife had a fall and was rushed to hospital but while she was waiting to do Covid-19 test before the admission, she passed away, leaving behind two children…

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IX General Consultative Assembly, 25 May – 3 July, 2020

IX General Consultative Assembly, 25 May – 3 July, 2020

Theme: "RE-PLANNING AND INTERCULTURALITY" Starting from considering the different paths already in progress, we will exchange our views to seek out together’ how to implement this process in the various juridico-territorial entities of which our Institute...

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“I WAS HOMELESS, YOU WELCOMED ME”

“I WAS HOMELESS, YOU WELCOMED ME”

The ex-convent of the sisters of Maria Bambina becomes a “hostel of solidarity” for 24 homeless persons during the time of pandemic. Hundred and forty families accept the invitation to prepare the supper for the homeless accommodated here. Thus in Lecco, the challenge of Covid-19 becomes a compassionate response of a community so that no one is ignored.

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SAINTS TOGETHER from 1950

SAINTS TOGETHER from 1950

70th Anniversary of the Canonisation of Saints Bartolomea Capitanio and Vincenza Gerosa. There is a special and unique opportunity for us....  16.00 - (time in Italy)Holy Mass from the our Santuario,  in Lovere, behind closed doors. It will be precided...

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