People caring fort people

For the Sisters ans personnel of Mount Saint Joseph Hospital, the 26th of May, 1991, marked the celebration of two significant milestones – the 70th anniversary of the Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Conception and the 45th anniversary of Mount Saint Joseph Hospital. It was a special day to celebrate and to thank all who collaborated with the Sisters in their mission and allowed Mount Saint Joseph Hospital to be a community of service, healing and caring. The Executive Director, Sr. Louise Denis, m.i.c., sums up the reasons for this double event: Mount Saint Joseph Hospital has a history,...

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News from Peru

By Sister Saint Nemese, m.i.c. Pucallpa, October 22, 1960   Dear friends of the mission, When I was a student, a teacher in composition once suggested that a good beginning for a letter would be, “As it is raining today I have decided to write to you”. At the time I did not appreciate the suggestion, but I have since come to think that it did have ist merits; as it is raining today I have made up my mind to write to you all, dear readers of The Precursor. I really took the resolution to do so at...

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WYD 2011 the Pope’s youthfulness

The World Youth Days (WDY) are a great opportunity for the Christian youth from around the world to meet the Pope and to celebrate their faith together. The activities are not only for Catholics but for all young people who wish to live an unforgettable experience of prayer andsharing. From August 16 to August 21, two million young adults from two hundred countries came together to live this experience in Madrid, Spain. By Véronique Martel   Preparation Such an event demands a rigorous preparation. Upon their arrival the participants were guided to different homes either in Madrid or in...

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