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News from Maria Chiara and her team - In the Magreb

Algeria, walking togetherAlgeria, walking together

Rabat, February 22, 2014.

Extracts from a letter from the General Council after their trip to the Maghreb.  read more »

Letters from Maria Chiara and her council to the Little sisters

Little Sisters of Jesus: their new councilLittle Sisters of Jesus: their new council

This is the first letter from Maria Chiara the recently elected General sister in charge of the Little sisters of Jesus during their international Chapter of September 2011.  read more »

Nomadism, a foundational intuition

Algeria El AbiodhAlgeria El Abiodh

Reflection by the Little sisters living among nomadic peoples on how to remain faithful to this foundational intuition.  read more »

Letter from the General Council of the Little Sisters of Jesus, Visit to Africa,

The general council of the Little sisters of Jesus met in Arusha, Tanzania, after their visit to the Communities of the Little sisters in ten different countries of Central and South Africa. They share here their reflections.  read more »

Visit to Murugaragara

The Fraternity of MurugaragaraThe Fraternity of Murugaragara
Murugaragara, (whose name means "beautiful view") is a straggling village of 250 to 300 people scattered over a large area.

The people live very poorly from agricultural work, a few banana trees, a little sorghum, maize, manioc, haricot beans, and all that with only a hoe as a tool.  read more »