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Visit of Pope Francis to Morocco, March 30 and 31, 2019

Pope Francis MoroccoPope Francis MoroccoWhat a joy to welcome the Pope “to our home”! It was an emotional and grace-filled time, a real gift! He came to reassure us in our faith, revive our hope, and stimulate us. And he helped us to appreciate once again the richness of our life in this country. We awaited Pope Francis’ visit with great joy, hoping that following his visit to the United Arab Emirates in February 2019, this visit would mark a new stage in Muslim-Christian relations. And our expectations were not disappointed!
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Would you like to go to Syria?

Nadine SyriaNadine SyriaA young sister reflects on her 'yes' or 'no' to stay in Syria and deepening the meaning in her life for Br Charles' prayer of abandon.
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Friendship in Afghanistan

Afghanistan, Farewell party at the Italian EmbassyAfghanistan, Farewell party at the Italian Embassy Our sisters were present in Kabul, Afghanistan, for 60 years. They had to close the community at the beginning of this year. Fr. Giuseppe Moretti was the chaplain at the Italian Embassy, where the little sisters used to go for days of solitude and prayer during the years when they were the only religious, and even the only Christians, in the country. He shared his thoughts:
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I'll see you tomorrow - News from Emily working in a grocery store

Emily made her first vows on May 8 this year. She had most recently been working at a local grocery store, and she shares experience.
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Little sisters of Jesus in Macau, Sex trafficking and slavery

Claudia Elizabeth attends a symposium on the current terrible form of human trafficking and modern slavery.
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Part of our history: News from Brezno

The Little sisters spent 10 years in Brezno among the Romanies.  read more »

Part of our History: Masebele our village

Little sister Nicole writes:

Let me tell you about our rural village of Mabasele, which is more than 1,000 miles from the capital. What is daily life like? Quite simply it is a struggle for life. We live one day at a time, on less than one dollar per person, per day.  read more »