February 19 — Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

Readings: Lv 19:1-2, 17-18, Ps 103:1-2, 3-4, 8, 10, 12-13, 1 Cor 3:16-23, Mt 5:38-48 We continue for the fourth straight week with Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount. On the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, we heard Jesus proclaim the beatitudes. Since then, each Sunday Jesus has enlarged on the general statements of the beatitudes […]

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In Memoriam: Sister Mary T. Boyle, SC

Sister Mary was a quiet, compassionate and generous person. Both her patients and her students were impressed by her kindness and caring. Sister Mary T. Boyle (Sister Dominic Marie) was born September 30, 1924 in Bayonne, New Jersey, one of three daughters and one son born to Hugh and Helen Dugan Boyle. Mary attended Saint […]

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February 12, 2017—Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

  Readings: SIR 15:15-20, PS 119:1-2, 4-5, 17-18, 33-34, 1 COR 2:6-10, MT 5:17-37 The first reading and the Gospel discuss the law of the Lord. The Psalm Response from Psalm 119 calls us blessed if we follow the law of the Lord. These readings may sound dry and foreboding. But Jesus came teaching about choices. In today’s first […]

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February 5, 2017 — Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Readings: IS 58:7-10, PS 112:4-5, 6-7, 8-9, 1 COR 2:1-5, MT 5:13-16 February begins with the feast of the Presentation on February 2. The universal Church also celebrates the World Day for Consecrated Life on this day and it is recalled in parishes the weekend of February 4–5. The image of light, the presence of […]

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Employment Opportunity: Director of LEFSA

Director of LEFSA. Plan, direct, implement,  coordinate, and promote Life Experience & Faith Sharing Associates’ programs and policies for the homeless in Base Christian Community Model. Provide spiritual development and retreat activities for the homeless, staff, and volunteers. Conduct faith-based community gatherings. Collaborate with other organizations. Prepare and manage budget. Participate in fundraising. Travel within […]

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Evening Prayer Service Opens 200th Anniversary Celebration

More than 300 Sisters, Associates, Companions, and colleagues came together in the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception at Mount Saint Vincent for the Evening Prayer Service on Sunday, January 8 that ushered in the Congregation’s 200th Anniversary celebration. As music and song filled the chapel, a procession featuring gifts symbolic of the “enduring bond of […]

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Growing Mission in Guatemala

Sister Jane Iannucelli, President, and Sister Mary Ann Daly, Regional Coordinator, traveled to Quiché Guatemala on December 31, 2016 to join Sisters Nora Cunningham, Gloria De Arteaga, Rosenda Castañeda Gonzalez, Virginia Searing, and Marie Tolle for a Mass and ceremony to receive Sister Manuela Quiché Tzoc and Sister María Pablo Andres into the Sisters of […]

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