Sisters in Brazil help breastfeeding mothers living with HIV

hiv milk 250x25029 NOVEMBER, 2018. Margaret Hosty SSL, one of the co-founders of AAVE in Goiânia, Brazil, learned recently that the State of Goiás had failed to fulfill its obligation to supply powdered milk for children who are born to mothers who are poor and living with HIV.

Triple celebration in Nigeria

nigeria70 250x25030 OCT, 2018. The city of Akure, Nigeria, lit up on Monday, October 15, for the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the presence of the Sisters of St Louis in Nigeria. It was also the day that four sisters made their final profession of vows and five sisters celebrated the silver jubilee of their final profession.

Three Irish communities relocating

middletown 250x25027 SEPT, 2018. The last few months has seen the closing or relocation of three communities in Ireland - Middletown, Co. Armagh, Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan, and Clones, Co. Monaghan.

Congratulations to our three Jubliarians in CA Region

jubilarians 250x25027 SEPT, 2018. Congratulations to our three sisters in the California Region, who recently celebrated their jubilees of religious life: Bridget Clare McKeever SSL (70 years), Maria Goretti Crowley SSL (60 years), and Carmel Donohue SSL (60 years).

History made as first SSL called to the Nigerian Bar

calltothebar 250x2501 AUG, 2018. Rachel Ibipomola Abimbola Alonge SSL will never forget Tuesday, July 10, 2018, as on that day, she was called to the Nigerian Bar. The Nigeria Province of the Sisters of St Louis are proud of their own barrister, the first of its kind.

Sisters and Associates enjoy Heritage Pilgrimage 2018

pilgrimage 250x2501 AUG, 2018. The 2018 SSL Heritage Pilgrimage took place from June 2 to 12, and was led by Bríd Long SSL and coordinated by Judith Dieterle SSL. It was yet another successful venture in tracing and journeying to the beginnings of the Sisters of St Louis in France, Germany and Switzerland. There were twenty SSLs, Associates and a past student - from Brazil, England, France, Ghana, Nigeria and USA.