LCWR inspires Sisters to reflect
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LCWR inspires Sisters to reflect

The annual Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) is always robust and friendly. Sister Jean Marie Fernandez said the 2019 LCWR conference was especially energetic. She said, “We celebrated the increasing diversity of religious life. This is our reality – sisters living in intercultural as well as intergenerational communities. We are a “Global Sisterhood.” LCWR ran from…

Transformation ceremony welcomes Sisters
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Transformation ceremony welcomes Sisters

Lutheran Senior Services held a transformation ceremony to officially welcome Sisters of the Immaculate Heart Community to Mason Pointe Care Center in west county St. Louis. The joyful event was held January 16, 2019.  Sisters and Mission Partners from the Province Center attended the ceremony, along with senior staff from Mason Pointe and Lutheran Senior…

Library exhibit honors St. Louis Catholic Sisters for 200 years of service

Library exhibit honors St. Louis Catholic Sisters for 200 years of service

The library exhibit that we announced in last month’s issue of Items of Interest is proving to be a blockbuster hit in St. Louis. The museum-quality exhibit at Central Library in downtown St. Louis celebrates the immense impact Roman Catholic Sisters have had in the St. Louis area since their arrival 200 years ago. The…

Sisters of Earth share dreams for Earth healing

Sisters of Earth share dreams for Earth healing

Sisters of Earth share dreams for Earth healing when they gather every two years for a conference. This group of women shares a deep concern for the ecological and spiritual crises of our times. They meet at the conference to share stories and dreams for healing the human spirit and restoring Earth’s life support systems. The women…

LCWR Region X set a new pace in March

LCWR Region X set a new pace in March

LCWR Region X set a new pace in March when it invited Communicators and Justice Promoters to attend its spring meeting. The purpose of the Region X meeting of the Leadership Conference for Women Religious (LCWR) was for Sisters, Communicators and Justice Promoters to find ways to collaborate in promoting and strengthening social, economic and…