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New Bishop

2018-12-09T22:30:08+00:00 December 8th, 2018|Categories: Celebration, Diocese of Roermond, News, Sharings|Tags: , , , |

Bishop Frans Wiertz Today, December 8, 2018,  Msgr. Harrie Smeets is consecrated and installed as the new Bishop of Roermond. He succeeds the Most Reverend Frans Wiertz, who retired last December 2017. He had been the good and untiring Bishop of Roermond for 25 years. After his silver years of faithful service, he [...]

New Mission in Greece

2017-08-16T13:09:09+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Categories: Arnoldus Family, Conference/Talk, News, Sharings|Tags: , , |

A new mission in Greece! A few weeks ago we received a letter from our SSpS Missionary Sisters informing us and asking prayers for their new mission in Greece. So on Good Shepherd Sunday, May 7, 2017, five of our SSpS Missionary Sisters came and shared with us their new mission in Greece. Two members of the SSpS [...]

Golden Jubilee

2017-08-23T13:11:41+00:00 May 6th, 2017|Categories: Celebration, Convent life, Motherhouse in Steyl, News|Tags: |

We celebrated today the Golden Jubilee of Religious Profession of our Sr.M.Lucida. Early in the morning, it was cloudy and misty. The rain seemed to be threatening to pour down at any time. We prayed for a good weather so that Sister will have a wonderful day with her families and friends who will still [...]

We celebrated February 25, 2017

2017-08-23T13:07:11+00:00 February 26th, 2017|Categories: Devotions, News|Tags: , , |

Yesterday, February 25, 2017, we celebrated our Mother Mary Michael's 83rd year of passing over into eternity. To celebrate this day, we were allowed, (since her Beatification process is still in progress) to display her picture in the chapel. Gladly, we did just that. We placed her very big painting, made by the brother of one [...]

Visitors’ Chapel Repainted

2017-08-23T13:03:30+00:00 January 29th, 2017|Categories: Motherhouse in Steyl, News|Tags: |

We let our visitors' chapel repainted these past few days. The former paint was dark gray. All of us agreed that it looked so drab and gloomy. The lighting was also not so ideal that the whole atmosphere in the visitors' chapel seemed unwelcoming. We then decided to have it repainted and have the lights changed [...]

Old and New Parish Priest

2017-08-23T12:58:52+00:00 November 28th, 2016|Categories: Diocese of Roermond, News|Tags: |

Pastor Jan Dautzenberg, our previous parish priest, has been appointed Vicar in Maasbree. He had been our faithful, devoted and kind parish priest for many years. To him, we owe our deep gratitude and appreciation for his loving service and dedicated zeal in leading and guiding God's flock. To fill up the position he has [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]