News from the Little Sisters of Jesus
I will try to share with you here a bit about my work here in Fez. Since the month of March 2004, 1 have been working in an association for mentally handicapped children and I live this work as a path of encounter: encounter with myself, with others, and with the Other ... read more »
Caroline and Celestina describe life in their working neighbourhood of Okpopo. read more »
A group of Little sisters in their eighties and over share about how they live and give meaning to their stage of life. read more »
On the 8th September the Little sisters celebrated 70 years since their foundation by Little sister Magdeleine of Jesus, in Touggourt, in 1939.
Homily by Bishop Claude Rault of Laghouat, Sahara read more »
The Younger Generation celebrate 70 years since the Foundation of the Little sisters of Jesus, 8th September 1939
News from the New Generation
Little sister Magdeleine wrote: 'I only wanted a work of love.'
This is how Gertrude Veronika welcomed the 67 young women who arrived in Tre Fontane, Rome, to celebrate the beginnings of their Community in Touggourt, Algeria in 1939. read more »
'If you exist, O God, lead me, show me the way.'
Ashken from Armenia, after a long search has decided to join the Little sisters and has asked to go and live in Turkey.
What is often remembered from a gathering like ours is not the words, but the climate, the air we breathed, the depth of personal sharing. Here then is an attempt to transmit a life experience that was very meaningful to us. read more »