Blanaid McCauley SSL Retires

blanaid 250x25027 SEPT, 2017. The very best of luck to Blanaid McCauley SSL, who recently retired from Chaplaincy ministry at the University of Brighton after 17 years of service to the population of 23,800 students and staff.

Louisville Girls Secondary School Abuja Is 10!

louisville abuja 250x25027 SEPT, 2017. Congratulations to Louisville Girls Secondary School, Abuja, Nigeria, who have been celebrating its 10th anniversary over the last year, with a series of events marking this milestone in the school’s history.

Beneficiaries of Ajosepo Project thank retired teacher Micky Gribbon

mickygribbon 250x2502 AUG, 2017. St Genevieve’s High School, Belfast, teacher, Micky Gribbon, recently retired, and the Sisters of St Louis made a “Thank you” video for Micky, to show their appreciation of the positive impact his Ajosepo Project has made on the lives of children and others in Ethiopia and Nigeria.

Double graduation joy in Dawhan, Ethiopia

ethiopiagraduations 250x2502 AUG, 2017. June was a time of joy and absolute satisfaction for the Sisters of St Louis in Dawhan, Ethiopia, as they witnessed the rewards of their hard work both at the Women Empowerment Centre and the Holy Saviour Kindergarten and Lower Primary School.

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.”