As we continue the Creationtide journey through these weeks up to the 4th October, the Assumption Justice, Peace & Integrity of Creation Team brings you some news and inspiration.
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Sr Jess reports from the National JPIC Conference in July: "The speakers spoke from wide and deep experience, this gave body and passion to what they said. This united them as well as all being inspired by the themes of Laudato Si, the important document addressed to us all, the whole human family, by Pope Francis."
Sr Pat shares two stories from Newcastle: introducing the Open Cafe Brunswick Methodist Church, which offers a variety of activities in the city centre, for people of all ages and states in their lives. The second one about Refugees & Asylum Seekers - Armenian and Syrian refugees... a hundred years ago and today.
'Snakes and Ladders' Defends the Climate - read about Sr Jess's educative activities on climate change during the International Bicentenary Youth Pilgrimage in France in August.
Mass on the 4th Sunday of Advent and Christmas Day 10am
We are now accepting applications for Short Term Assumption Volunteers in Italy and the UK from January to July for a period of one to six month.
We enter into Advent on Sunday 3rd December. Let us take time to meditate on the mystery of God's reign and resist the temptation of busyness as we make this journey with Mary to Bethlehem...
On the feast of All Saints, Francesca, from our English province, was officially received into the European noviciate, and has begun to wear the purple which characterises Assumption sisters! The three other new novices are Ophélie-Thérèse from France, Victoria from Spain and Mercedes from Guatemala.