Little Sisters of Jesus

Photo Album: Little sisters of Jesus, Ethiopia

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

Photo Album: Little sisters of Jesus, Egypt

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

Photo Album: Little sisters of Jesus, Cameroon

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

Photo Album: Little sisters of Jesus, Burkina Faso

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

Photo Album: Little sisters of Jesus, Niger

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

Photo album: Little Sisters of Jesus, South Africa

Photographs of the Little Sisters of Jesus and friends in South Africa  read more »

Photo Album: Little Sisters of Jesus, Nigeria

Photographs of the Little Sisters of Jesus and friends in Nigeria.

Little Sisters of Jesus: Our Life and Spirituality

Little Sister MagdeleineLittle Sister Magdeleine The Little Sisters of Jesus were founded in 1939 by a French woman, Little Sister Magdeleine of Jesus, who had read the life and writings of Brother Charles. Like him, she wanted to be a disciple of Jesus by witnessing to God's great love for all people by "proclaiming the Gospel with her whole life."  read more »

The fruitful announcement borne of renouncing

When I was requested to write a book about Charles de Foucauld, the editor made the point of asking me to avoid any mention of penance and sacrifice. "Nobody wants to hear about that." I followed her recommendation but took note, because there's often something interesting hidden in those things we "don't want to hear about." Penance and sacrifice are not a secondary aspect of Brother Charles' life.
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