An unexpected experience and calling of God – Zway

Everywhere our life changed suddenly so it is the same in Zway mission; from our frenetic activity to begin full time in the community, from life completely among the young and collaborators to life almost only with the sisters, from problems, especially for salary, to a peaceful time to pray and reflect but with profound…

* Feast of Our Lady of Mary Help of Christians – Gumbo Community

Today, Monday the 25th of May, we celebrated the feast of Mary Help of Christians. The statue of Mary Help of Christians in the chapel was adorned as if she were in a beautiful grotto. Fr. Zubino SDB was the main celebrant for the Eucharistic celebration. He stressed our great love and devotion to the…

* Feast of Maria Domenica Mazzarello – Gumbo Community

The Gumbo community celebrated the feast of our co-foundress St. Mary Mazzarello with our women who, in spite of the lockdown, came to do their daily duties in the agriculture and the catering sections. A few from the tailoring section also came. The day began with the morning prayers well animated, followed by the Eucharistic…

Birthday of Sr. Mary Riva

Long life is a sign of God’s blessings. We were happy to celebrate the 93rd birthday of our dear Sr. Mary on 30th May 2020, the oldest member of our province, and thank God for the gift of her long life and many years of loving service in the Institute. She spent a happy day…

Annual Retreat- Adwa Community

Holy Week was spent in silence and reflection as we made our Annual Retreat. It was a privileged time of peace and tranquillity. We listened to various conferences and prayed in silence and in the community. The daily prayers were prepared with much attention and the Communion Rite celebrated by us, since there was no…

Tonj Community

At the end of March, South Sudan began to implement national prevention measures to minimize the spread of COVID-19, such as suspending big gatherings, religious gatherings, and closing schools, etc. The poor health care facilities, poor sanitation environment, and poor hygiene practices in Tonj have made it difficult for us to fight against the pandemic….

Mission – Zway

Missions – a short word. For many, it may not matter, but to me it is extremely important. A special dream as I’ve always dreamed of Africa. I’ve had it in my heart since I was a child, and with time the desire to do missionary volunteering also appeared. However, God had His plans and…

Charity Club- Bole Community

I am Melat Berihu from Auxilium Catholic School- Bole Bulbula- Addis Ababa. I am fifteen years old and I am the leader of this group. The group was formed in our school on the 9th Nov. 2019 by the society of St. Egidio with the aim of giving the young people an opportunity to serve…

Grazie Madre Yvonne!!!!

Let us all feel involved, FMA, laity, young people in giving thanks to the Lord at the completion of these six (or more precisely twelve) years of service of animation and government of our Mother, “bond of communion and center of unity of the Institute” (C art. 116). There are many reasons for the gratitude…

Consecrated Day Celebration -Gumbo

In the Diocese of Juba the day for consecrated people was celebrated on the first of February at KIT. It was so fascinating to see almost all the religious in the diocese participating in it. It was a retreat cum celebration. The opening prayer was led by Fr. Federico (Franciscan priest) followed by a talk…