Posts from August 2009

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Summer Apostolate 2009: International Students

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  IVE Youth from Iceland and Holland Missionary priests and sisters of our Religious Family have been working in Iceland and in Holland since 2004. This year they joined forces to plan a summer youth trip to the United States and Canada. The itinerary for the combined group of 43 teenagers and young adults included […]

Summer Apostolate 2009: Vocations Retreat

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Diocese of Harrisburg “Fiat Days” at Mount St. Mary’s From June 19- 21 two of our sisters from the Juniorate House attended the Fiat Days held on the campus of Mount St. Mary’s College in Maryland. Sponsored and run by the Diocese of Harrisburg, PA this vocations retreat brought together 27 high school and college […]

Summer Apostolate 2009: Popular Missions

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From June 10-21, 2009, sisters from the Juniorate and Novitiate Houses of Formation joined seminarians and apostolic sisters for Popular Missions in Avondale, PA; Phoenix, AZ; and Toronto, ON. The Popular Missions are periods of intensive parish evangelization according to the method of St. Alphonsus Liguori. The sisters and seminarians, along with lay missionaries, visit […]

Guyana Girls’ Summer Camp 2009

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The 3rd Annual Girls’ Summer Camp in Guyana took place from Monday, July 13th to Saturday July 18th. The theme for this year’s camp was “Lord, You know that I love You” (Jn 21: 15). The 32 girls, ages of 9 – 14, were divided into 4 teams: Faith, Hope, Charity, Joy. The week was […]

Summer Apostolate 2009: Summer Camps

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  IVE Girls’ Summer Camp 2009 From June 11-14, a dozen sisters and several lay volunteers led the Annual Girls’ Summer Camp at St. Patrick’s Retreat Center in Upstate New York. This year, 87 inner-city girls ages 7-17 participated with great enthusiasm in the daily activities which included: Holy Mass, Rosary, team competitions of various […]

Guyana Summer Mission 2009

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“As the Father has sent me, even so I send you.” (Jn 20: 21) The Priests and Sisters of the Religious Family of the Incarnate Word working in Moruca and the Essequibo Coast in Guyana were so happy to welcome the group of 11 missionaries to their parishes during August to help spread the Good […]