Posts from May 2014

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Pope Francis and the Religious Family of the Incarnate Word in the Holy Land

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The whole Church has been praying and accompanying Pope Francis in his pilgrimage of peace to the Holy Land in these days.  The Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem set up the official site with photos, texts, and videos of this historic visit: The missionaries of our small Religious Family serving in the region have been blessed to greet […]

Our Lady of Lujan and the Month of Mary

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Throughout the Church, May is celebrated as the “Month of Mary” with Marian processions, May crownings, and a number of liturgical Marian feast days including Our Lady of Fatima (May 13) and Our Lady of Luján (May 8). Month of Mary: Prayer for Peace Servant of God Pope Paul VI wrote an encyclical Mense Maio (1965) on the nature, purpose […]

Support for Girls’ Summer Days

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“Girls’ Summer Days” is an annual event run by our sisters for middle school and high school girls ages 10 to 17.  The majority of the girls who participate come from underprivileged homes from inner cities like East New York, East Harlem and North Philadelphia.   It is our goal to educate the girls through […]