Sisters retrace steps of St Louis founders

turkenstein 250x25029 JUNE, 2017. Recently, three of our sisters - Bríd Long SSL, Michele Harnett SSL and Patricia Ojo SSL - retraced the steps of our St Louis ancestors. They were particularly affected by three places that were key in the life of our founder, Fr Louis Bautain, places where one still feels his spirit today, even though there is no visible outward sign of his passing. These places are Baden-Baden in Germany, the shrine of the Black Madonna in Einsiedeln in Switzerland, and the shrine of Marienthal in Alsace, France.

SSL International Formation Meeting takes place in Ghana

formationmeetingghana 250x25029 JUNE, 2017. All members of the St Louis International Formation Team met in Ghana from May 24-30, to deliberate on formation matters. It was a busy few days, as they were led by guest speakers to such depths that helped them grow as Formators, in a meeting whose theme was “Fan into flame the gift of God that you possess… (1 Tim. 1:6) - the Formators as fire that ignites fires and lights up hearts.”

Tribute takes place for Sr Myra for her 33 years of service to Louisville High School

myra 250x25024 MAY, 2017. The Louisville High School community in the California region recently honoured Sr Myra McPartland for her 33 years of service as guidance counselor, as principal and, since 2002, as its first president.

First Concert for St Louis Youth Choir, Étampes, France

etampes choir 250x25024 MAY, 2017. The first concert of the St Louis Youth Choir, from Beauce-Étampes, France, took place on April 2. The choir was founded in 2014 by MaryJo Abba SSL.

Annual Mass of Remembrance for deceased Sisters and Associates

mass deceased 250x25027 APR, 2017. The annual Mass of Remembrance for deceased Sisters and Associates took place on April 2 in Cuisle, St Louis High School, Rathmines, Dublin, Ireland.

Ghana receives Postulants and Novices

ghana novices postulants 250x25027 APR, 2017. Two novices and two postulants were received into the novitiate in the Ghana Region on April 4. The novices and postulants were surrounded by sisters from the Central Leadership Team, the Regional Leadership Team, and sisters from various communities in Ghana, who all shared in their joy.