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Mother Mary Aurora Passed Away

2017-08-23T12:53:34+00:00 November 19th, 2016|Categories: Motherhouse in Steyl, News|Tags: , |

On November 10, 2016, our dear Mother Mary Aurora, 4th Superior General of our Congregation, went to her eternal reward at the age of 93. She had led our Congregation from 1969 to 2003 with wisdom and broadmindedness, with kindness blended with firmness, with selfless dedication and with a love of a mother who is [...]

Recreation

2017-08-23T12:50:23+00:00 September 10th, 2016|Categories: Community life|Tags: , |

Recreation is a very important aspect of our religious life. It is important both for the soul as well as for the mind and the body. Our constitution says: Personal and communal recreation, which refreshes us for recollected presence before God, should be provided in varied ways to enable us to relax physically and mentally and [...]

Doing Good

2017-08-23T12:46:02+00:00 September 5th, 2016|Categories: Meditation|Tags: , |

The Gospel today, Luke 6:6-11, speaks of Jesus doing good on a Sabbath. The Scribes and the Pharisees who were always looking for something to accuse him were very alert, watching his every move. Knowing their thoughts Jesus asked: "Is it allowed to do good on a Sabbath or not? To save someone's life or to destroy it?" [...]

First Anniversary

2017-08-22T12:39:16+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Categories: Apostolate, Motherhouse in Steyl, News|Tags: , |

Today, June 1, 2016, we are celebrating with joy and gratitude the First Anniversary of our website: www.sspsap-motherhouse.nl. Our gratitude goes to our good and generous friend and webmaster, Mark Brouwer, who helped us put this up and is still helping us maintain it and keep it up to date. Although updating the content, especially [...]

New Website

2017-08-22T12:36:44+00:00 April 22nd, 2016|Categories: Invitation, News|Tags: |

We are happy to inform you, dear Visitors, that our convent in Chile now has  a new website: http://siervas-del-espiritu-santo5.webnode.es/ You are all welcome to visit their site and also to ask for their prayers. Our Congregation has 22 convents worldwide. Some have a website, some have none. You are welcome to visit any of our Convents either [...]

Our Congregation Logo

2017-08-22T12:33:23+00:00 April 11th, 2016|Categories: Apostolate, Motherhouse in Steyl, News|Tags: |

Our Congregation Logo summarizes our way of life and our consecration, as well as our particular task in the Church. In 1919, one of our Sisters was commissioned to express in painting our mission in the Church. After having been approved by Fr. Nicolas Blum, the SVD Superior General at the time, the new [...]