New Mission Development Coordinator for SSL

ronanwhite250x25026 JUNE, 2013. The Sisters of St Louis recently appointed a Mission Development Coordinator, Ronan White. Ronan is highly experienced in the area of development and has lived and worked in development in Africa for more than ten years.

Thanks a million Misean Cara

may 2013 akpassi 110x11029 MAY, 2013. The SSL Community was in a celebratory and joyful mood following the official opening of the new Mother and Child unit of the Centre De Santé St Louis d’Akpassi. A million thanks goes to Misean Cara, who generously provided the funds needed for the construction and equipping of the maternity block and the staff quarters.

Celebrations underway to mark the golden jubilee of the Nigerian Novitiate

apr 2013 akuregoldenjub130 APR, 2013. On August 25 this year, Nigeria will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its Novitiate in Akure. Celebrations leading up to this milestone date are already underway, and on February 23, masses were celebrated in different Nigerian SSL communities.

Update on the new SSL mission in Ethiopia

mar 2013 ethiopia127 MAR, 2013. Uainín Clarke SSL recently spent a week in Ethiopia and witnessed the progress made in the establishment of a new SSL mission in the Adigrat province. Even though she spent a relatively short time there, she marvelled at how her heart was touched by so many significant encounters she had and how the whole experience continues to nourish her.

Dorothy Yayock SSL celebrates golden jubilee

02 2013 dorothyjub news27 FEB, 2013. Dorothy Yayock SSL is the first Sister of St Louis in Nigeria to celebrate her Golden Jubilee. Her jubilee celebrations officially began on February 6, 2013 in Gidan Mariya.

Bury St Edmunds Parish celebrates 250 years

burystedmunds adj website30 JAN, 2013.  There was a double reason to celebrate at the parish of Bury St Edmunds on December 8, 2012. It’s a major feast in the Church’s calendar, but the parish also had a historical reason to celebrate it. It was the 250th anniversary of the first Mass celebrated in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel in 1762.