Carcassonne: we talked about love, vows of poverty and chastity with the good sisters of Saint

They are discreet and rarely speak in the media. However, they agreed to answer our questions. To our dozens of questions about this life governed by the one we call “God”. Meeting with Sister Suzanne and Sister Mercy, two of the four nuns of the Dominican community of Carcassonne. “Religious life cannot be explained”. Several … Read more

The General Secretary of the Sisters Hospitallers explains the renewal of the Congregation: new challenges in favor of people with mental illness

The Congregation of Sisters Hospitallers of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, who annually attends more than 820 thousand people with mental illnessdisability and dementia throughout the world, has received the approval of the new text of its Constitutions by the Dicastery for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life. The modifications seek to … Read more

The monastery of Zamora, which has its own printing press: “All the sisters do chain work”

The Zamora Ascension Monastery It may be one of the most peculiar throughout the Spanish geography. It is well known that the sisters who live in these types of places carry out different tasks, and perhaps the most normal thing is that they are dedicated to selling sweets. In this case ECCLESIA has wanted to … Read more

From Carmel to the Persian Gulf: the mission of the Indian sisters

by sr. Rose Celine The testimony of the nun who introduced the meeting with Pope Francis in Manama: “We are committed to the ministry of prisons, we visit hospitals, the sick and families in need. And in a world that is changing by leaps and bounds around us, we educate young people from migrant families … Read more

Original Hocus Pocus 2 ending showed the Sanderson sisters in purgatory | Pretty Reel

Hocus Pocus 2 was originally going to show the Sanderson sisters in purgatory in the final scene. Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy reprized their roles as three witches from the first film, which was released in 1993. Hocus Pocus told the story of a sibling who accidentally revived the Sanderson sisters who … Read more

In the convent of Poggio Cinolfo the election of the new Superior of the Sisters of the Holy Face

Carsoli. “The election of a new superior is an important phase in the development of any religious congregation, even more so than one as important as the Benedictine Congregation of the Reparatory Sisters of the Holy Face of Our Lord Jesus Christ (designated with the initials BRSV). But why so important? The purpose of every … Read more

Emma Dante, the director of women: “Sisters, prostitutes, victims of the mafia: I bring heroines and martyrs to the theater”

Ducks, or rather hens that lay golden eggs and “find themselves on the throne as queens”, and Carmelite nuns who end up on the gallows “so as not to face a world without grates”. Prostitutes who decide to raise Arturo, “the son of violence and orphan because the mother dies in childbirth” and blackcaps, those … Read more

Togo: meeting with Sister Évelyne Agbegninou, Superior General of the Sisters of Saint Augustin

Sr Evelyne Agbegninou, Superior of the Religious of Saint Augustine/Sr Evelyne Agbégninou Portrait Last April, Sister Évelyne Agbegninou was elected last April Superior General of the Sisters of Saint Augustin. La Croix Africa met this passionate about books who now has to work in the apostolates of her congregation which has to face the scarcity … Read more

The spirituality of Charles de Foucauld guides the little sisters of Jesus

Charles de Foucauld prayed that the Lord would send “holy little brothers and little sisters of the Sacred Heart wherever they are needed”. Fourteen years after her death, Little Sister Magdeleine founded the first fraternity of the Little Sisters of Jesus in the Sahara. How are these nuns imbued with the spirituality of Charles of … Read more