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Lent in the Land of Jesus

Time of grace!

This week began one of my favourite moments of the year, Lent, in preparation for the Holy Week. But why? If it supposed to be a time for sacrifice and conversion. Well precisely because it is much more than that. When I was a child, I thought that one of the places I most wanted ... Read more...

A trip to Tunisia

In the footsteps of our history

For a few days the whole novitiate community went to Tunis to visit our sisters. The excursion was well organized and it was a wonderful experience. We visited the projects our sisters had established in some other places around Tunis. Our first stop was in a ceramic shop where we could see the local people ... Read more...

Well, we got to Purim!!!

Esther, a wife full of beauty, courage and faith!

Another Jewish celebration which commemorates the salvation of the Persian Jews from Haman’s plan to exterminate them in the ancient Achaemenid Empire (First Persian Empire founded in the 6th century BC by Cyrus) as it is written in the Book of Esther. Studying the origin of Purim with Sr. Anne Catherine, and updating the context ... Read more...

Letter from St. John in Montana, 02/2019

We share the Novitiate Community life with you!

Dear Brothers and Sisters, By the beginning of February, the two leadership teams of Notre Dame de Sion shared on how to be Sion in our collaboration and partnership and the living and sharing of the Sisters and Brothers together here at Ein Karem. We, the group living in EK consist of the Apostolic Sisters ... Read more...

Beyond formation

Something more to learn…

This has been a very interesting week of formation for us, because we had the privilege of having two of our sisters with us, who so generously gave us time and formation to broaden important issues in our learning. Our first session was with Sr. Maureena P. Fritz, who guided us through the meaning of ... Read more...

A little sharing

God is reflected in the smile and eyes of the children

Today I would like to share with you my little work that I do with the ones that Jesus loves more, namely children. ‘’When Jesus Christ asked little children to come to him, he didn’t say only rich children or white children or children with two – parents families or children who didn’t have a ... Read more...

Letter from St. John in Montana, 01/2019

We share the Novitiate Community life with you!

Dear Brothers and Sisters, As rain has brought us cold and snow on Mount Herman, our cisterns are now full with water and the trees and land drank from this precious gift of rain in abundance. In our Novitiate program we participated from the January 7th to 21st in the Biblical Program course on the ... Read more...