Posts from March 2014

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Feast of St. Joseph in Brooklyn: Our Community Anniversary and a Contemplative Makes Her Final Vows

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On March 19th we joined the Universal Church in celebrating St. Joseph, our special Heavenly Patron.  This year our celebration also marked the close of our 25th Anniversary Year since our founding on March 19, 1988 in San Rafael, Argentina. Celebrations throughout the Province also included a note of thanksgiving for the 20th Anniversary of […]

Happy One Year Anniversary Pope Francis!

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We rejoice with the Universal Church on the one-year anniversary of the installation of our Holy Father, Pope Francis, on March 19th, the Solemnity of St. Joseph! While we celebrate our Great Patron St. Joseph every year on our anniversary of foundation (March 19, 1988), this year we also gave special thanks for the gift […]

Lenten Reflection: Putting God’s Temple in Order

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During Lent we are called to follow Jesus into the desert for forty days.  By practices of prayer and penance we seek to “put our house in order”–to sweep the house of our souls–to throw away “junk” which may have just accumulated over time. We want to make our souls places which have room for […]

Lenten Drive for our Mission in Tanzania

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During Lent, the Church calls us to follow Jesus into the desert for forty days.  This privileged time of renewal includes special practices of prayer, fasting and tithing. We would like to invite our on-line readers to join us this Lent in learning about our mission in Tanzania and praying for the sisters, the parishioners, and […]

Video of Australian Lay Missionary Group in Papua New Guinea

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In January, a group of lay missionaries from Australia served in our mission in Vanimo, Papua New Guinea (PNG). Benoshi first served in PNG in 2012, and then returned in January 2014 accompanied by six other young missionaries Jack and Andrew (seminarians Holy Spirit Seminary), Bianca (St Michael’s parish), Joe and Joseph (St John Vianney’s parish) […]