Little Sisters of Jesus in Africa

Nazareth with my Bagyeli friends in Ngovayang, Cameroon

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'Sometimes the Lord allows us to discover hidden treasures, which belonging to everyone should be shared so that together we can give thanks to God. I have lived in Ngovayang nearly four years and want to share with you my discoveries about the way of Jesus of Nazareth.'  read more »

Part of our History: The story of a friendship with the Bagyeli in the Cameroons

This is the story of the arrival of the Little sisters in Bipindi in 1952 and of their friendship with the Bagyeli people of the forest to this day.

Having the true needs of their friends at heart after 46 years the Little sisters left Bipindi for Kribi and now Ngovayang.

When the Bagyeli went to Douala in 1985 to welcome Pope John Paul II they sang this wonderful song:

‘If the Bagyeli have heard the Word of God they cannot move backwards but only forwards and so have a wonderful place at God's side.’  read more »

Photo Album: Little sisters of Jesus, Democratic Republic of Congo

Photographs of the Little Sisters of Jesus and their friends in the Democratic Republic of Congo  read more »

Part of our History: Goma, Living with War

Tereza-Musabayezu writes from Goma, on the Congo/Rwandan border about coping with an ongoing situation of war:  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 »

Photo Album: Little sisters of Jesus, Egypt

Photographs of the Little Sisters of Jesus and their friends in Egypt  read more »

Little Sisters of Jesus in Egypt,

Little sister Salwa shares about making her final vows.  read more »