24th General Chapter Posts
General Chapter members began Tuesday’s session by standing for a minute in silence to mark the United Nations International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.
Before they entered into their work, Sister Mary Maher opened the day by sharing two of the many letters that the sisters have received offering blessings and support.
Free day - Freier Tag - Día libre - 休日 - Szabadnap - Dzień Wolny - Dia livre
There were two “agenda” items today. The first occupied the morning and afternoon. The second agenda item for the day was the festive thank you to the outgoing General Council.
On Tuesday, the General Chapter members moved forward the work on the directional statement and the nomination process.
The final two province reports were given in the morning. The Province of Austria-Italy, with the Czechoslovakian Province, delivered their report in German, Italian, Czech and English. ...
Today, five provinces gave reports describing their origins, history and current reality, as well as an aspect of the political or social reality for each country in which sisters serve.
Sunday • Nedelja • Domingo • 日曜日 • Niedziela • vasárnap • Domenica • Sonntag
Setting the focus of the report, Sister Mary asked: “How do we, as we are, bring our living charism to bear on today’s world and church?”
The General Chapter guest speaker today, Father Donald Senior, CP, delivered the keynote address “The Oneness to which We Are Called and for which We Are Sent: Biblical Reflections."
Welcome! – Vítejte! – Willkommen! – Isten hozott! – Benvenuta! – ようこそ – Witamy! – Bem-vinda! – Dobrodošla! – Bienvenida!
Welcome! - Vítejte! - Willkommen! - Isten hozott! - Benvenuta! - ようこそ - Witamy! - Bem-vinda! - Dobrodošla! - Bienvenida!
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