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Blue Heart Campaign launched in Venezuela

blue_heart_thumbHaving heard of the consciousness awareness activities planned in California for 11th January, 2011 against Human Trafficking the sisters in Venezuela decided to do something in their area.  Some of the community leaders and catechists met and prepared to launch the campaign on 11th by speaking to the members of the Bible Group. 

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Flooding in Australia

aussiefloods1Our prayers and thoughts are with our sisters in the Australian congregation of the Sisters of Charity, together with their families, friends and colleagues as they come to terms with the effects of the recent floods in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria.

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Congregations working together

salesian_thumbJust before the New Year Sr. Kathleen Bryant RSC from the California/Venezuela Region gave a few days of workshops to a group of open, fun, bright and energetic Salesian sisters under Final Vows on ‘Community Living and Healthy Relationships’ which was held in San Antonio, Texas. 

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Discernment for new Leadership Team in Nigeria begins

As the term of office  of  Sr Imelda O’Brien and her Team draws to an end in June 2011, the sisters in the Nigerian Region gathered together in a spirit of prayer, from the 27th -28th of November 2010 and took the responsibility to nominate those who would form the next Leadership Team in the Region.

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SolidariTeas around the Globe! 10th-20th December

SolidariTeas are gatherings held across the world bringing together people of diverse faiths and backgrounds to help tackle extreme poverty. Hosting a SolidariTea is an easy way to gather people in a fun and meaningful way. At work, at school, under a tree, in the morning, afternoon or evening – Faiths Act are asking people of diverse faiths and backgrounds, to gather together to demonstrate solidarity.

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Venezuelan Mudslides...

The worst rains in a decade have brought chaos to Venezuela killing more than 40 people and leaving 95,000 homeless.  Storms have triggered mudslides that have cut roads and toppled hillside homes, while rivers have burst their banks and coastal areas are widely flooded.  The Religious Sisters of Charity have three sisters living in the affected area. 

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Celebrating 25 years in Okpara Inland

When the first sisters came to look at St. Francis Hospital, Okpara Inland in 1984, they could scarcely see it; the bush around it had grown so high. The hospital had, in fact, been lying idle for 6 years. Yet, with the eyes of faith they saw possibilities and with trust in Divine Providence, they accepted the challenge and moved in. Much has happened since then.

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100th Birthday Celebration in Ireland

On Saturday the 27th November, Sister Joseph Kelly, resident in Loyola community St Mary’s Merrion celebrated her 100th birthday. 
Sister Joseph is a very alert centenarian and in the weeks preceding the celebration she drew up the list of all the family and friends that she wished to be invited to her party. Guests of all ages travelled from far and near to be present with her for the occasion.

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