Here in Argentina all our sisters in the Congregation under 55 years old are together in community to reflect, study, pray and share with one another. We are here in the parish of Santa Cruz, here where sisters from Ireland came in the 1960s to begin a mission in Argentina. It is a time of […]
In Brazil time has been spent on leadership training and the formation of youth, lay ministers of the Word and Eucharist, bible studies for members of the community, women’s groups, preparing parents and godparents of children and adults for baptism. As part of the parish commitment to the poor baskets of food are distributed to forty or so families. Twice a month the health and development of pregnant mothers and children up to six years are monitored and a nourishing meal is provided by local leaders in the community.
Financial assistance has helped in a variety of ways such as aiding some young people finish their studies, driving lessons, building and making additions to family homes, contributing towards the buying of food baskets, providing meals and buying bibles/ liturgical material.
Some recent news in our Latin American Region:
Congratulations to Sister Nancy Robledo who made her final profession on April 6th, 2013 in Argentina
Congratulations to Sister Ana Chavez who made final profession on Easter Sunday in Argentina