Category Excursions

Admiring spectacular Beauty!

About our visit to Safed (Zefat) a Banias (Caesarea Philipi)

“Now Jesus and His disciples went out to the towns of Caesarea Philippi; and on the road He asked His disciples, saying to them, “Who do people say that I am?” (Matthew 16:13) On our last day, the 7th day of our Galilee Trail, we went up to Banias (Philip Caesarea) via Safed. On our ... Read more...

One day around the Lake of Galilee

Enjoying the „Fifth Gospel“!

“Jesus went throughout Galilee, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the good news of the kingdom and curing every disease and every sickness among the people.” Mt 4, 23 We had the most amazing experience in following the footprints of Jesus around the Lake of Galilee. We visited seven places in one day: Capernaum – ... Read more...

Zippori National Park

We called him our angel

Our first visit was to the “International Center of Mary of Nazareth” administered by the community of Chemin Neuf. Then we left Nazareth, heading for the Zippori National Park. “Why is it called Zippori? Because it is perched on top of the mountain like a bird,” (Babylonian Talmud, Megillah, 6a) The day was very hot ... Read more...

Galilee and its surroundings

The novices trip to the home of Jesus

We were in the town of the Holy Family for three days. Nazareth facilitated us to get in touch in a deeper way with the hidden life of Jesus, Mary and Joseph. This great experience led us reflect in the childhood and adulthood of Jesus; and it made us think about what happened after 30 ... Read more...

Our First day in Akko and Haifa

“O Lord, God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, prove today that you are God in Israel and that I am your servant.” (1 Kings 18:36)

In the evening of September 15th, the day before we were leaving to Galilee, our Jerusalem communities got together to celebrate a special mass for Sister Darlene who was celebrating her 50th Jubilee in her religious life. After the mass presided by our NDS brother Carlos we enjoyed a delicious dinner. We asked the Lord ... Read more...

Galilee 2016

Our trip through Galilee

Nazareth was our home for three days, the reference place from where we left to visit some towns as Sephoris, Cana, Tiberias, Naim and Magdala. So, we arrived in the Sisters of Nazareth house on September 16th after 5 pm. We were looking forward to have a shower because that day had been very hot ... Read more...

Immersion for the Chapter 2016

Four sisters get a deeper insight of Sao Paolos communities

Before attending the 26th Chapter of the Congregation of Our Lady of Sion, which is being held in Sao Paulo Brazil, some of the delegates gathered for a 3-day immersion in Sao Paulo. Other delegates travelled to other parts of Brazil for their immersion days. We began our immersion time on Monday, June 20th with ... Read more...