Family Day in Jordan

This past May 13, 2016 the sisters in Jordan received three buses full of Iraqis families.  They came with Sr. Carmela (Dorotea) and Fr. Mario. It was a real feast for the families.  They participated in the Holy Mass, games, talks, and a festive lunch. We give thanks to God for this grace to have […]

Opening of the Holy Door in Aleppo, Syria

Saturday, December 12 marked the date for the Opening of the Holy Door in Aleppo, Syria. His Excellency Bishop George Abu Khazen, bishop of the Latin Vicariate for Syria, who resides in Aleppo, presided over the ceremony in St. Francis Church in Azizie. Together with him where bishops from the other Catholic Rites. During the […]

Taking of the Habit in Italy

“The habit is the means to constantly remind yourself of your commitment which contrasts with the spirit of the world” (Saint John Paul II) OnDecember 7, 2014, six novices of the Institute Servants of the Lord and the Virgin of Matará, received the religious habit with which they express their desire to live in total […]

80 Youth from the Dioceses of Luxemburg on Pilgrimage in Assisi with Mons. Jean-Claude Hollerich from the 17th to the 31st of July, 2015

(Photogallery) With the motto “Laudato Si” Sisters Maria Madre Celestial and Maria Czestochowa participated in a pilgrimage to Assisi guided by Archbishop Jean-Claude Hollerich and in which 80 people participated including youth and leaders. St. Francis came from a wealthy family- his father sold fabric- and lived a carefree childhood and youth, cultivating ideas of […]

News from Stykkishólmur, Iceland

“Brethren, do not be weary in doing good” (2 Thess 3:13) Handing on the Catholic Faith In the Shadow of a Glacier From our mission in Stykkishólmur (The Religious Family of the Incarnate Word, IVE), we have been entrusted with the task of handing down the teachings of the apostles to the children of the […]

The new mission of the SSVM in Mexico

Dear Religious Family, With great enthusiasm we would like to announce the opening of the new mission of the SSVM in Mexico! On Sunday September 21, M. Mater Mundi Quizhpe Cuenca and Sr. Maria Virgen de Anáhuac Parra Fierro, accompanied by Sr. Maria del Tránsito de la Virgen Avellaneda-Cabanillas and M Maria de la Revelación […]