In Spiritual Family

In Spiritual Family

Jubilee celebrations in the USA

Jubilee celebrations in the USA

On Sunday 2 June, the American Province of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit was invited to gather at St Joseph's Church in Willimantic, Connecticut, to honour the Sisters and Associates who together celebrated a total of 380 years of service to the congregation and to...

Chile.In the “Spiritual Family

Chile.In the “Spiritual Family

On Sunday 26 May, the feast of the Holy Trinity, the spiritual family of the Congregation of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit gathered in the chapel of Saint John XXIII: Sisters, Secular Branch and Associates from La Pintana and Conchalí. We began our day of retreat...

At the school of Leadership and Management

At the school of Leadership and Management

From 17 to 19 May 2024, community leaders, bursars and all the sisters responsible for the various structures (educational, health and social) of the Vice-Province of Cameroon met at the Vice-Provincial House in the town of Maroua for a formation session about...

Pentecost in Peru

Pentecost in Peru

This year, the Family of the Congregation of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit in Peru gathered in the port city of Callao to celebrate Pentecost and renew our covenants. The communities of Medio Mundo, Huaura, Lima and Callao were present - only our sisters from...

Chile. Renewal of the covenant

Chile. Renewal of the covenant

Dear Family of the Congregation of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit, On Sunday 19 May this year 2024, we had our beautiful covenant renewal ceremony and Pentecost celebration.This was our first renewal without the accompaniment of a Sister from the DHS Congregation. ...

Pentecost. Family: festive sharing

Pentecost. Family: festive sharing

In Rennes, France, on the weekend of Pentecost, we came together as the "Daughters of the Holy Spirit Family", in its three branches -Consecrated Seculars, Associates and Religious-  for a time of festive sharing! Around a festive table, a song dear to the Church and...

Nigeria. 60th Anniversary Grand Final

Nigeria. 60th Anniversary Grand Final

The grand finale of the celebrations marking 60 years of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit took place on Friday 10 May 2024 at the Catholic Cathedral of Saint-Benoît in Osogbo. It was a glorious celebration attended by the bishops of the dioceses where the Daughters of...

Nigeria: sports day

Nigeria: sports day

To mark the 60th anniversary of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit in Nigeria, a new event was held on Tuesday 7 May 2024 at St Lawrence Grammar School, Ilesa, in honour of the ESF missionaries who have provided educational services at the school for many years. The...

Camp for Aspirants DHS

Camp for Aspirants DHS

From 7 to 11 April 2024, the camp for aspiring Daughters of the Holy Spirit was held in Touloum, a town in the Far North region of CAMEROON, in the diocese of Yagoua. As soon as the camp opened, in a room in the parish, Sister Bertine BAYANG, who is responsible for...

Hope: faith in the future

Hope: faith in the future

The sisters and associates from the Paris region gathered at the Filles du Saint-Esprit reception centre on rue Chaplain for a time of meeting and thanksgiving. We had a few anniversaries to celebrate: Céline and Simonne's 90th birthdays, Maryvonne's 80th birthday and...

In memory of …

COLLIN Germaine

COLLIN Germaine

Name in religious life: Sister Anne Noël Year of profession: 1954 Age: 90 years old Born in Saint-Martin-des-Prés (22) Date of death: Tuesday 28 May 2024 Date and place of funeral: Friday 31 May at 2.30 pm in Saint-Brieuc, Maison-Mère, followed by burial in the...

GILLIS Diane

GILLIS Diane

Name of religious:  Sister Anne Cecelia Year of religious profession: 1er juin 1962 Date and place of Birh: January 27, 1943 - Age: 81 years Date and place of Death: May 2, 2024 - St. Joseph Living Center, Windham, CT Date and place of Funeral: Tuesday May 7, 2024...

COHIC Valentine

COHIC Valentine

Name of religious:  Sister Anne Joseph de la Croix Year of religious profession: 1953 Birth place: Pluneret (56) Date of death: 22 April 2024 Age: 92 years Date and place of funeral: Thursday 25 April at 2.30pm in Sainte-Anne-d'Auray. Its main obediences were: Angers...

GREAGHTY Margaret Mary

GREAGHTY Margaret Mary

Name of religious:  Sister Mary Assumpta Year of religious profession: 1954 Date and place of Birh: 09 11 34 - West, Co Mayo, Ireland Age: 90 years Date and place of Death: 12 April 2024 - Milton Keynes, Hospital Date and place of Funeral: Date to be arranged - place:...

PICART Anne-Louise

PICART Anne-Louise

Name of religious:  Sister Yves-Olivier Year of religious profession: 1948 Birth place: Plougar (29) Age: 97 years Date of death: 12 April 2024 Date and place of funeral : Tuesday 16 April 2024 at 14h30, in Plestin-les-Grèves, followed by burial in the...

AUDET Léontine

AUDET Léontine

Name in religious life: Sister Angèle de Saint-Yves Year of profession: 1943 Age: 101 years old Born in Landéhen (22) Date of death: Thursday, April 4, 2024 Date and place of funeral: Monday April 8, 2024 at 14h30 in Saint-Brieuc, Maison-Mère, followed by burial in...

DIÓGENES Flores Pineda

DIÓGENES Flores Pineda

Name: DIÓGENES Flores Pineda Date of birth: 8 September 1956 Date of becoming an Associate of the Congrégation des Filles du Saint-Esprit: 1 December 2002 Date of death: 2 April 2024 Our friend and spiritual brother, began his preparation as a pre-associate in 1999...

RICHARD Geneviève

RICHARD Geneviève

- Name of religious:  Sister Marie Renée des Anges - Year of religious profession: 1953 - Birth place Ruffiac (56) - Date of death: 19 March 2024 - Age: 91 years - Date and place of funeral: Saturday 23 March at 2.30 pm in Sainte-Anne-d'Auray. - Its main obediences...

BODENES Marie-Joséphine

BODENES Marie-Joséphine

- Name of religious:  Sister Noël de l'Immaculée - Year of religious profession: 1951 - Birth place: Plouguerneau (29) - Age: 94 years - Date and place of funeral: Saturday 16 March at 3pm   in Sainte-Anne-d'Auray. - Its main obediences were: Le Guilvinec - Ile de...

POQUET Hélène

POQUET Hélène

- Name of religious:  Sister Marie Hélène du Calvaire - Year of religious profession: 1955 - Birth place Plomodiern (29) - Age: 92 years - Date and place of funeral: Thursday 14 March at 2.30pm, in Sainte-Anne-d'Auray. - Its main obediences were in BELGIUM: Strépy -...