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Fifth Sunday in Lent April 3, 2022

Fifth Sunday in Lent April 3, 2022

Philippians 3:8-14 More than that, I regard everything as loss because of the surpassing value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake, I have suffered the loss of all things and I regard them as rubbish, in order that I may gain Christ and be found in him, not...

Fourth Sunday in Lent March 27, 2022

Fourth Sunday in Lent March 27, 2022

Joshua 5: 9-12 The LORD said to Joshua, “Today I have rolled away from you the disgrace of Egypt.”  And so that place is called Gilgal to this day. While the Israelites were camped in Gilgal, they kept the Passover in the evening on the fourteenth day of the month in...

Third Sunday in Lent March 20, 2022

Third Sunday in Lent March 20, 2022

Luke 13:1-9 At that very time there were some present who told him about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices. He asked them, "Do you think that because these Galileans suffered in this way they were worse sinners than all other...

Second Sunday in Lent March 13, 2022

Second Sunday in Lent March 13, 2022

Gospel Luke 9:28-31 Now about eight days after these sayings, Jesus took with him Peter and John and James, and went up on the mountain to pray. And while he was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became dazzling white. Suddenly they saw two...

First Sunday in Lent March 6, 2022

First Sunday in Lent March 6, 2022

Romans 10:8b-13 “The word is near you, on your lips and in your heart” because if you confess with your lips that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For one believes with the heart and so is justified, and one...

Ash Wednesday March 2, 2022

Ash Wednesday March 2, 2022

Matthew 6:19-21 “Do not store up yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust consume and where thieves break in and steal; But store up yourselves treasures in heaven, Where neither moth nor rust consumes and Where thieves do not break in and steal. For where...

Ash Wednesday March 2, 2022

LENT 2022: Care Of Our Common Home

Care of Our Common Home! Dear Friends, Do you feel like your world is changing before your very eyes? It is! Sometimes …too much water? - Too little water! Too warm or freezing temperatures; disappearing shorelines. Our world is changing before our very eyes as well...

Sisters in the Congo-Kinshasa Province Collaborate in Education

Sisters in the Congo-Kinshasa Province Collaborate in Education

Education in Kisenso By Sister Patience Mpela, SNDdeN Sr. Ernestine Nkuemu, Directress of the Primary School, does team-teaching with a Co-worker. Julie Billiart Primary and Secondary School is a traditional Catholic school which the Archdiocese of Kinshasa entrusted...

Engaging the Global Reality in Living Our Mission

Engaging the Global Reality in Living Our Mission

Sister Jean Stoner currently serves as Chair of the Board of Trustees at Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU) in Belmont, CA. NDNU, the first California institution of higher education to grant degrees to women, is celebrating its 170th Anniversary this year. Sister...