LSJ in Africa

Photo Album: Little sisters of Jesus, Lybya

Photographs of the Little sisters of Jesus and friends in Libya  read more »

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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I believe in God

Egyptian Christians have been tried by incidents large and small of violence against their communities, which make up 15-18% of the country's population. These included the recent bombings of churches in Cairo and Alexandria. The Little Sisters of Daher, Cairo, shared about their life there, their work, their experience of these tragedies, and their quest to witness to the love of Jesus in the midst of it all:
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Update from Morocco

CasablancaCasablancaHere are a few echoes from Casablanca, Rabat and Fez.
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Part of our History: Home to Egypt Little sister Teresa Malak makes her final vows

Little sister Teresa Malak from Egypt describes how she prepared to make her final vows.  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 »

Wushwush Ethiopia

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Wushwush is in a rural area near Kaffa where coffee was first grown.  read more »

Part of our History: Celebrations in Ethiopia

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Little Sister Ascale and Ascale Myriam from Ethiopia both spent time recently in London to brush up their English and we are always happy to receive news.

They write:

In 2008, we celebrated the golden jubilee of the foundation of our Community in Ethiopia. We thank our friends and neighbours who put all their energy into making the thanksgiving celebration of all that God has done for us in the past 50 years such a wonderful event.  read more »