Little Sisters of Jesus

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 »

Little Sisters of Jesus in Morocco, Fez. My companion Rida,

Rida with his teacher LatiffaRida with his teacher Latiffa

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 »

Okpopo-Onitsha

River Niger at OnitshaRiver Niger at Onitsha

Caroline and Celestina describe life in their working neighbourhood of Okpopo.  read more »

Living Life at over 80

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 »

Little sisters of Jesus 70th Anniversary Celebration in Algeria, Touggourt

Touggourt 70th AnniversaryTouggourt 70th Anniversary

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 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.'

'To celebrate our 70 years, we have to do something which is a little crazy!'

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 »

Christmas Innocence

A little sister writes about Joy and Innocence. 'We try to live the joy of the present moment where love and innocence are most deeply found.'

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