The Enlarged General Council (EGC) - 20-25 September 2021
All is Interconnected - Life and Mission from the Perspective of Integral Ecology
As a global community of religious women we are committed to listening deeply as God speaks to us through every encounter – with our neighbour, with the earth, with the entire cosmos. Each person has a part to play in caring for our common home and its future. Together we recognise the gifts and respond to the challenges which face us as we deepen our commitment to an Integral Ecology. All is sacred, and all is interconnected.
Sr. Susan Flood osu
Two new sisters in the European Novitiate in Rome
13/09/2021On Saturday, 4 September 2021, on the feast of Our Lady of Consolation the communities of the Generalate celebrated joyfully the entrance of two new sisters into the European Novitiate.
Perpetual vows of sisters in Kenya
07/09/2021Srs Christine Oluoch and Lillian Awuor from the Kenyan group of Roman Union Ursulines took their final vows on 14th August 2021 in Merici house in Kitale.
The Australian Bishops Conference Social Justice Statement 2021–22
03/09/2021In the Statement, the Bishops invite the whole Catholic community to join them in taking up Pope Francis’ invitation to a seven-year journey towards total ecological sustainability, guided by seven Laudato Si’ Goals.
HeartbeatsSt. Angela Merici, Woman of Unityand Harmony
These words from Angela’s Last Counsel have been guiding our reflections: “My last word to you, by which I implore you even with my blood, is that you live in harmony, united together, all of one heart and one will. Be bound to one another by the bond of charity..."
Contemplating our path
We are Easter People,and Alleluia is our SongLike Mary, our hopes are often limited by what we have previously experienced. Resurrection hope is limitless, boundless, allows for life beyond our imaginings.
Piazza St. AngelaAugust 2021 The Strength and True Consolation of The Holy Spirit
Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity
God in his greatness and mystery
is at the same time one
who is infinitely close to us in love.
Prayer for the deceased sisters
“We will all see each other in heaven,
for the Lover of us all wants this too”.
st Angela Merici
Let us pray for our Sisters whom it has pleased God to call to Himself
13.09 Sr Tadea Białkowska - POLAND
7.09 Sr Viktorie Mikulčíková
6.09 Sr Rudolpha Sastrahardja - INDONESIA
5.09 Sr Thérèse de Notre Dame Buquen
2.09 Sr Maria Skrzyniarz - POLAND