AFRICA

Part of our History - Lilian's Final Vows

Little Sister Lilian makes her final vows on 1st December 2007 in her village among her people and her family.  read more »


Little Sisters of Jesus in Egypt,

Little sister Salwa shares about making her final vows.  read more »

Part of our History: Arusha International Meeting in May 2006

Arusha  2006 with the English Lay CommunityArusha 2006 with the English Lay Community

Delegates from all over the world came to Arusha in May 2006 for the international meeting of the Br Charles Community.  read more »

Part of our History: The story of a friendship with the Bagyeli in the Cameroons

This is the story of the arrival of the Little sisters in Bipindi in 1952 and of their friendship with the Bagyeli people of the forest to this day.

Having the true needs of their friends at heart after 46 years the Little sisters left Bipindi for Kribi and now Ngovayang.

When the Bagyeli went to Douala in 1985 to welcome Pope John Paul II they sang this wonderful song:

‘If the Bagyeli have heard the Word of God they cannot move backwards but only forwards and so have a wonderful place at God's side.’  read more »

Nazareth with my Bagyeli friends in Ngovayang, Cameroon

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'Sometimes the Lord allows us to discover hidden treasures, which belonging to everyone should be shared so that together we can give thanks to God. I have lived in Ngovayang nearly four years and want to share with you my discoveries about the way of Jesus of Nazareth.'  read more »

Okpopo-Onitsha

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

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

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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 »

Part of our History: Gathering of the Regionals of the Little sisters of Jesus from Magreb and the Orient in Assisi

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     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 »