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1. Because of Brother Charles of Jesus

Little sister Magdeleine presents her Green booklet refering to Brother Charles: 'He alone is our founder, I am only trying to understand his thought and pass it on to you, looking more at the lessons of his life and of his death than at his rule. Brother Charles of Jesus cannot be confined or limited by a rule that he never actually lived himself, alone or with others.'  read more »

The Green Booklet

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Little sister Magdeleine wrote the Green booklet in September 1945.  read more »

A meditation on Advent by Br Charles, Charles de Foucauld

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Taken from 'Meditations on the Seasons of the Year', Brother Charles invites us to keep company with Mary and Joseph as we begin the Advent season.  read more »

The Green booklet begins...

Little sister Magdeleine presents her Green booklet refering to Brother Charles: 'He alone is our founder, I am only trying to understand his thought and pass it on to you, looking more at the lessons of his life and of his death than at his rule. Brother Charles of Jesus cannot be confined or limited by a rule that he never actually lived himself, alone or with others.'  read more »

Unity in Love, at the heart of the vocation of the Little sisters of Jesus

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From the final chapter of the 'Green Booklet'

The rule of life of the Little Sisters of Jesus, the rule which is at the heart of their vocation, is the pursuit of Unity as willed by Christ, who died to gather together the scattered children of God&. Jn 11:52  read more »

Our Lady of the whole world

Our Lady of the whole world, give your Infant Jesus to all people.  read more »

From her we learn to bring to others the One who is the ultimate reason for our whole life.

All our vocation can be summed up in the word Unity

If I were told to define the mission of our community in a single word I would not hesitate for a single moment to cry: 'unity'.  read more »

A passion for Unity

Jesus gave his life:

to gather into unity all the scattered children of God.
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Love Jesus to the point of folly

You will love Jesus with a measureless love, a love to the point of folly.  read more »