For many months, a team in Poligny - a town in the Jura, a department in the east of France where a community of Daughters of the Holy Spirit is located - has been meticulously preparing for the arrival in France of a refugee family..
They always have a lot of attentive and caring spectators. Life is wonderful!
Living in harmony with nature, protecting the environment, preserving creation: these are not the hobbies of a few exotic people...
This year, we commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first Earth Day celebrated on April 22, 1970.
It is with great joy that we share the work that the Holy Spirit continues to do among us through the support we give each other in the Congregation.
An "ecological conversion" which will impregnate our relations with the environment and with others.
On Monday 23rd November 2020, in Ngaoundéré, Vice-Province of Cameroon, four young people were officially received into the Novitiate of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit.
On Wednesday, 18th November 2020, Sister Alice Collin, also called Sister Monique, celebrated her 100th birthday at the Retirement Home; Mother House of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit in Saint-Brieuc, France.
Our joy was great on this blessed day of our first steps into the Congregation.
Sister's name: Sister Ange Alfred --- Date and place of funeral: Thursday 19 November 2020, in Sainte-Anne d'Auray, Ker-Anna, in the strictest privacy.
Sister's name: Sister Marie-Aline du Christ --- Date and place of the funeral: Wednesday 18 November 2020, in Plestin-les-Grèves -in the strictest privacy-, followed by burial in the Plestin-les-Grèves cemetery. France.
When the hand offers a gift with generosity, a present, a sum of money… because the hand is an extension of the heart, and "when the heart is not there, the hands are not skilful!", says a Chinese proverb.
The current atmosphere of insecurity in Burkina Faso has forced more than 500,000 people to leave their homes and their villages to escape death.
Six young girls currently lodge in the "saré" (huts) of Touroua: three high school girls, two college girls and a student from the Center for the Formation of Young Girls.
The Daughters of the Holy Spirit in Nigeria are present in the village of Ota.
BUT ALSO… Life continues for all the projects which have seen the light of day in the past few years and are always in need in order to grow and to evolve.