Day: 10. January 2016

„St. John in Montana“ News 01/2016

Some members of the Saint John in Montana Novitiate community will soon say goodbye to Ein Karem, and the professed sisters are ready to welcome 3 Novices – Andrea and Nancy from Costa Rica and Lucia from Brazil by the 20 of January, and we are hoping that Maria from Indonesia will be with us by the end of the Orientation Time. As always, time has passed far too quickly, when we remember our time together between our return from our apostolic experiences until Christmas, and then New Year’s Day and Epiphany, and now the retreat time before pronouncing First Vows on the 20th of January, Sion’s Feast Day. During these last weeks, we have shared many good moments, making invitation cards for the Profession, and thank you cards, celebrating Christmas on the 24th of December but also on the 7th of January following the Coptic tradition with Victoria. We also made a short trip to Galilee (another “goodbye”) where we visited Haifa, the Bahai gardens, the church in Nain, Mount Tabor, Safat, the Sea …