Prayer of Abandon


"Abba, Daddy,
I abandon myself into your hands... with boundless confidence"

The Foucauld family prayer that arose from Brother Charles' meditation on Jesus' words on the cross...  read more »

Part of our History: On a Journey of trust

Brother Alois from TaizeBrother Alois from Taize

Little sisters Blazenka and Mira took part in a very special pilgrimage with young people from many countries last September 2010, a pilgrimage to Sarajevo, named 'a pilgrimage of trust'.  read more »

20. Childlike in Heart

Tre fontane Grotto chapelTre fontane Grotto chapel

Childlike in Heart, you will receive the little infant Jesus of the Manger from the Virgin Mary his Mother

This will be the crowning point.  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 »

Brother Charles' Prayer of Abandonment is Jesus' prayer

Br Charle's prayerBr Charle's prayer

This prayer invites us to unite ourselves to Jesus. It seeks to trace a path for our life’s journey with God and with humanity. It is the path which Jesus travelled before us. We are encouraged to give ourselves in confident abandonment to the Father.  read more »

7. The long awaited meeting

1989 11 10 Tre Fontane1989 11 10 Tre Fontane

Trusting each other, we have been able to walk ahead.  read more »

4. He does it all. I follow

1956 On the road to Eastern Europe1956 On the road to Eastern Europe

Little sister Magdeleine had always consulted Bishop de Provencheres when important decisions had to be made. Despite the fact that he knew only too well all the weaknesses and shortcomings of the little sisters he always encouraged them on.  read more »

Part of our History: Little Sisters of Jesus in Albania. A future of trust and friendship in Tirana

Tirana at ChristmasTirana at Christmas

Our life here is made up above all of small things, small gestures, being attentive to all that can bring a ray of hope or build up respect.  read more »

The road to Bethlehem

Little sister Jeanne  2008Little sister Jeanne 2008

Little sister Jeanne and Little sister Annette, on pilgrimage to the Holy Land, visit Bethlehem and share the meaning of Bethlehem in the life of the Little Sisters.  read more »

Little Sister Magdeleine of Jesus and Nomadism

El Abiodh Tent with Fr VoillaumeEl Abiodh Tent with Fr VoillaumeIn this article Brother René, founder of the Little Brothers of Jesus, describes the place of nomadism in Little sister Magdeleine's life and her love for all minority populations.

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