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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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2020: “Our Lord presents himself to us  …”

2020: “Our Lord presents himself to us …”

The pandemic ‘Covid-19’ with its unprecedented devastation of lives has made everyone fragile and fearful gripped by a sense of uncertainty about everything in life and not less the future. The words that continue to ring in our ears to this very day: wash your hands, keep social distance, stay home and stay safe...
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«In the Sign of Unity» recalls its fifty years

«In the Sign of Unity» recalls its fifty years

The periodical's purpose: to take care of the ongoing formation of the sisters and to inform, with abundant and variety of information material, on the life and the growth of the Institute in Italy and outside... the periodical could be a bond between the periphery and the centre... an useful means to inculcate in us the awareness of being Institute, that is of feeling on the vital plane that we form a big family, that has a common charism, common ideals and problems, in spite of the different working situations and socio-cultural conditions of the milieu in which we fulfil our apostolic service...
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MISIONERA ACTIVITY

MISIONERA ACTIVITY

Argentina: ... even in the diversity of age and living conditions, we were united by the same passion for God and man.
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A SYMPHONY OF LOVE

A SYMPHONY OF LOVE

Kolkata (India): Truly, I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you did it to me (Mt 25:40) is the Word that pushes us and sustains us.
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BARI: VOICES FROM MEDITERRANEAN, FRONTIER OF PEACE

BARI: VOICES FROM MEDITERRANEAN, FRONTIER OF PEACE

Italy: We wish that this initiative might be for each one a true experience of ‘frontier’, understood as the starting point for an outlook and a heart that is always open towards the horizons of encounter and personal commitment, for dialogue and peace.
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AN UNEXPECTED WELCOME

AN UNEXPECTED WELCOME

Romania: Sunday 2 February, after three months of absence for health reasons, I had the grace of returning to the community and to «Meulì» house - thus writes Sr. Ida Santus - where all received me with great affection and joy.
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