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For the Love of Creation: Interconnectedness

For the Love of Creation: Interconnectedness

Sr. Mary Isabel teaching that gorillas are 99% and the primrose is 1% in connectedness to us. By Sr. Mary Isabel Kilpatrick, SNDdeN When my ministry in Peru came to an end, I had the opportunity to participate in the Dominican Ecology Centre Sabbatical Programme in...

Our Common Home is suffering!

Our Common Home is suffering!

    Our Common Home is suffering! Earthquakes, Fires, Floods, Landslides, Tornados, Tsunamis, and other weather-related disasters are more frequent and DEVASTATING! Because Earth is our “common home,” we reach out to each other with compassion and empathy for all who...

Our Global Education Network

Our Global Education Network

by Sister Maria Delaney, SNDdeN “Convene regular virtual meetings of Mission Integration personnel to provide input, mutual support and share best practices.” CSRP 2021-27, p. 6, Mission Support: Mission Integration This action statement from our Congregational...

The Stretch We Are All Called To

The Stretch We Are All Called To

Click here to download the latest Mission Support Newsletter Sr. Edith Eneh, SNDdeN stretching beyond her comfort zone. Matthew 8:2 Jesus Stretched Out His Hand This is one of many touches recounted in scripture. Each time Jesus reaches beyond the comfort zone; the...

Sisters Assist Nicaraguan People after Hurricanes

Sisters Assist Nicaraguan People after Hurricanes

Sisters Rebecca Trujillo and Sandy Price, SNDdeN. By Sisters Sandra Price, SNDdeN We, Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur (SNDdeN) in Nicaragua work to help alleviate some of the most critical needs, at all times and in many dangerous situations. We are now in the fourth...

SNDdeN Serve in UK Diocesan Tribunals: Interviews

SNDdeN Serve in UK Diocesan Tribunals: Interviews

I N  F O R E F R O N T  W I T H  T H E  C H U R C H In 1983, the New Code of Canon Law was a milestone for involvement of lay people in the Diocesan Tribunals of the Church. This work concerning mostly marriage annulments, was formerly restricted to priests. The new...

Saving Lives on the Front Lines of COVID-19

Saving Lives on the Front Lines of COVID-19

Sister Vivien Echekwubelu, SNDdeN By Sister Vivien Echekwubelu, SNDdeN Charge Nurse at St. Agnes Hospital, Baltimore, MD My story began in Nigeria where I was born and raised. I joined our religious community of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur (SNDdeN) in the...

On the Front Lines as a Chaplain

On the Front Lines as a Chaplain

Sister Kathleen Gallivan, SNDdeN Director of Spiritual Care: Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA Sister Kathleen Gallivan, SNDdeN Brigham and Women’s Hospital (“The Brigham”) is a large academic medical center in Boston, Massachusetts, with a staff of about...

Jubilee Fund – Passion for Mission

Jubilee Fund – Passion for Mission

Jubilee Fund: Purpose and History The Jubilee Fund is the concept and actualization of the need to provide supplementary support to the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur in Africa and Latin America, the Global South. The Funds come from both within the Congregation and...