United in one desire: to make Jesus better known and loved
Awakening and deepening faith with and for the people of our time
We desire to be women who work, live and pray that all may be one
« The mystery of the Cenacle expresses our mission. It is the mystery of prayerful expectation by the first assembly of the Church, with Mary, directed to that outpouring of the Spirit which sent the apostles to the ends of the earth “clothed with power from on high” (Acts 1: 8; Lk 24: 49)
Married with four children and working for the parish, Andrea received an invitation to become a deacon in a large Roman parish. Although this may seem a novel idea, the reason lies in the desire of the diocese of Rome to re-restablish an already used model in the early days of Christianity to revitalise the parish.
"As a Cenacle sister in a small international community based in London, I am part of a “large community” of sisters and brothers throughout UK. We all have the same desire: reaching out to other people, especially young people, and giving them opportunities for a celebration and a sharing of the riches of our way of life. [...] But how was it possible to manage this in a pandemic time? this is the challenge that the UK religious Life has brilliantly taken up over those last 2 years."
On 28 April 2021, over 5,000 active Londoners gathered online at the London Citizens Assembly. The members presented the manifesto "London Citizens 2021" to the mayoral candidates: Sadiq Khan and Shaun Bailey. Sister Marie Jamet was present and tells us about the discussions.
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