ASIA

News from Vietnam

Anton is a Vietnamese brother. Through some news, often filled with humour, he tells us about is life as a retired worker, and he shows us the beauty of the countryside he travels through on his visits to family and friends.  read more »

Shimonoseki, near the South Korean border

Shimonoseki, geographically, is the closest town to South Korea. 99% of the people who live in our neighborhood are from South or North Korea, from the first, second or third generations.  read more »

Kyoto, our neighbourhood of Mukajima

In Kyoto, the Little sisters live on the fringes of the city and want to bring a touch of joy and hope to the lives of those marginalized by society.  read more »

A younger Little sister writes from Miyadera

The central house of the Little sisters is on the outskirts of Tokyo, where they can welcome new arrivals and have a bit more space for gatherings. A young sister describes what she lives.  read more »

Ikebukuro 'I was in prison and you visited me.'

Three Little sisters share about the contacts and friendships they have built up with prisoners, several of whom are on death row.  read more »

In the fishing village of Wakkanai

WakannaiWakannai

A sharing about life today in Wakannai, facing the Russian islands of Sakhalin.  read more »

Part of our History: Little Sisters of Jesus the Palestinian Territories, Remembrance and hope

An ecumenical movement of committed lay-people from among the Palestinian community organized a prayer for peace on the 60th Anniversary of the State of Israel, under the title: 'Remembrance and hope'.  read more »

News from the Communities of the Little sisters in India

Kammanahalli in the gardenKammanahalli in the garden

The Little sisters share about the changing reality of their vast country.  read more »

Little Sisters of Jesus in Lebanon, Building and Rebuilding Bridges

Rania 's final vows ceremonyRania 's final vows ceremony

Rania shares about the meaning for her in making her final vows in her parish of Ras en Naba, on the demarcation line between east and west Beirut in Lebanon.  read more »

India, Tradition and Modernity

India Bandhavi projectIndia Bandhavi project

Mariarmel gives an overall view of the the situation in India today as she experiences it and Divya describes her work at Visthar, a Centre for culture and development and particularly about their work with the devadasi girls or Temple prostitutes.  read more »