The second session of the 2021 Provincial Chapter took place from September 25th to October 3rd. This chapter has made us live personally and communitarily something of its spiritual experience : to taste the Goodness of God and to "give oneself up" in trust in the motherly prayer of Our Lady of the Cenacle to whom we have all entrusted ourselves.
Welcome to our new home in Brixton, London. We arrived here in November 2020 in the middle of the second “lockdown.” We have been here for almost nine months. We have spent the time, as well as continuing our ministry (mostly on Zoom) getting the house the way we want it and to make it a welcoming place for everyone.
Surrounded by her family and friends, the sisters of the Congregation and the people who have marked her path, Sister Anne-Catherine (Montmartre community) will make her perpetual profession on Saturday 26 June 2021 in the church of Saint Ignatius in the 6th arrondissement of Paris, France.
On Saturday 5 June 2021 at 4pm in Rome, Italy, Sister Patrizia made her perpetual profession. She gave herself totally to the love of the Lord who has called her and she was definitively accepted into the Congregation of the Sisters of Our Lady of the Cenacle. The celebration was broadcasted live.
We have had our community triduum in Montmartre, beginning with the vespers of the Feast of the Ascension and ending with the Feast of Our Lady of the Cenacle. On the day after, Sunday, we all went to mass together in the church of St Ignatius for the blessing and installation of a portrait of Mother Therese in one of the chapels...
500 years ago, St. Ignatius of Loyola was wounded in the battle of Pamplona. This injury shattered his dreams of worldly glory and put him on a way of conversion which would ultimately lead to the foundation of the Society of Jesus. Here is a film about his story, made by The Jesuits of the European Low Countries.
From May 2021 until July 2022, the Society of Jesus celebrates an Ignatian Year. What is an Ignatian Year? May 20, 2021 marks the 500th anniversary of St. Ignatius’ conversion - that fateful day when Ignatius the soldier, struck by a cannonball, began his transformation into Ignatius the pilgrim. Here are some key dates in 2021 and 2022.
The next Chapter of the Europe-Togo Province of the Sisters of Our Lady of the Cenacle will take place in Rome from 25 September to 4 October 2021. But in fact, what is a Provincial Chapter? What are the issues and topics discussed? How does such a gathering take place? How is the voting done? All the answers in this article!