With gratitude and joy, I announce the date, location, and theme of the 25th General Chapter, as determined through consultation, dialogue, and discernment (cf. YAS, GD 84).
Date of the 25th General Chapter
October 24 – November 17, 2023
The opening of the 25th General Chapter will be celebrated on the 190th anniversary of the foundation of the congregation, and the closing will be on the anniversary of the beatification of Mother M. Theresa of Jesus Gerhardinger. A pre-chapter meeting will be held for delegates for orientation and forming of a faith community, October 19-21, 2023.
Venue of the 25th General Chapter
The Generalate of the School Sisters of Notre Dame, Rome, Italy
Theme of the 25th General Chapter
Living into a prophetic witness of universal communion
We urge each sister to pray and reflect with this theme, opening herself to the invitation—the grace that God offers as we journey together into the future.
Sister Roxanne Schares