On October 7th, 2018, the3 new sisters (Mother María Virgen del Prado Argentina (Local Superior), accompanied by Mother Dolente (Provincial Superior), Sister María del Dulce Nombre and Sister María Shpresa e të Krishterëve of theServants of the Lord and the Virgen of Mataráarrived in Greece to found the new community on the island of Tinos (Τήνος).
For two weeks in June 2018, the Religious Family of the Incarnate Word held a popular mission at St. Jerome Parish in the Bronx, New York. About thirty missionaries from both the IVE and SSVM visited thousands of apartments in the neighborhood to bless homes and prepare for the sacraments. The mission activities included youth and children’s groups along with talks for adults. At the close of the mission, 18 children were baptized and also many began preparation for other sacraments. We give thanks for this apostolate, and we pray for the continued fruits.
On May 31st 2018, we had the grace of celebrating the Consecration to Mary of 9 novices,
Greetings from the “Bold North” of Mankato, MN!
On May 8th in honor of the Most Holy Virgin of Luján, Father Gustavo Nieto, General Superior, in the Basilica of Saint Mary Major, made a special vow in thanksgiving for all the vocations that our Benevolent Mother has granted our Religious Family.
On this day, Monday April 16, at The Catholic University of America, in Washington DC, Sister Maria del Fiat Miola, SSVM, earned a Doctorate degree in Early Christian Studies, after having defended her dissertation, which is entitled “Spaces of Salvation in Sixth-Century Arles: The Women's Monastery as Household and Family.”