It was all amazing on 9th September, 2014 when our vice-provincial, Sr. Monica Anyi put a call across to us; Patience Effiong, Grace Abah and Justina Akubo (DHS) about the resumption of our school Veritas Catholic University Abuja. ...
Strong moment lived during this Holy week with the people of Huaura!A time of communion shared with these people, who by their history identifies more with the suffering Christ even if the resurrection is also lived in a strong way. The "desclavation" where I could feel the pain of the people and see their gestures of compassion in the marks of the wounds, impressed me alot. Simple gestures, bearers of such great faith!
A hundred years old Sister at the house of Notre-Dame in Plestin, Brittany. On this morning of the 5th of october, our chapel welcomed Sisters, family, friends, to give thanks and celebrate the God of love, to whom Sister Marie Conan remained faithfull all her life.
Being able to gather all the resident's family for a festive day is a marvellous dream. It is feasible? For the fith time we lived an unforgetable day at the Notre Dame house of Plestin-les-Grèves, city on the edge of the Channel in Brittany, France, September the 16 th, 2017.
On Saturday, January 21st the whole world seemed to rally under a united banner to advance the cause of justice and to protect basic human/women’s rights. Marches in Paris, London, Sidney, etc., underscored the seriousness of this purpose and the involvement of millions of people around the globe.
Here is some news from our Huaura international community which started up on August 26th, 2017, with the long-awaited arrival of Isabelle, from France, Bernadette, from Cameroon and Pascaline, from Burkina Faso, who joined Héléna and Francy, from France. Their official send off took place at the end of the Marie Balavenne year. We are therefore 5 sisters from 3 different nationalities.
From friday 11th, 4 pm to Saturday,12th, 4 pm, about sixty sisters representing the communities of the Province of France-Belgium gathered at the Mother House in Saint Brieuc, France to study a still relevant topic: how to combine personal fulfillment and community life?
Name in religious life: Sister Michel Bernard Year of profession: 1953 Age: 90
Sister Agnès du Carmel --- Date and place of funeral: Saturday, May 12, 2018,14:30, at Plonévez-du-Faou, followed by interment in the cemetery at Plestin-les-Greves, House Notre Dame.
Name in religious life: Sister Monique Bernadette --- Date and place of funeral: on Monday, May 7,2018, 14:30, at Saint-Brieuc, Mother House, followed by the inhumation in the cemetery of the Mother House.
Friends of the poor and the little ones, we continue to ask your support so that this fledgling work DHS Solidarity Projects can evolve in a humanitarian way...
Ø Project: To install a submerged solar pump in view of providing drinkable water to the benefit of the inhabitants of the sector. Ø Cost of the project: 6,250 €
To create a solidarity fund to help with the cost of schooling and the purchase of school supplies or books : 4850 €
Ø Project: - To complete the construction of a building containing three classrooms at the Formation Centre. - To acquire the necessary equipment for formation: tables, benches, chairs, cabinets, sewing machines, cooking utensils… Ø Cost of the project: 11,300 €
Ø Project: To continue what was begun in 2017, financing the education of young, disadvantaged students for the 2018 school year. To help buy uniforms, books and school supplies for these students. Ø Cost of the project: 2,000 €