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.
The novices (left-right): Francesca; Ophélie-Thérèse from France, Victoria from Spain and Mercedes from Guatemala.
Sisters Patricia and Clare Bernadette from England joined the celebration in Pavillons-sous-Bois, just outside of Paris.
During the Ceremony the novices were presented with a Crucifix, a Bible and a Rosary, symbols of their religious commitment.
It is wonderful to see the European Assumption novices taking the next step on their journey. Please keep Francesca and her companions in your prayer!
The new novices here with Sr Martine, Superior General, Sr Carmen, General Councillor and Sr Isabelle, Provincial of France.
42 delegates from 5 provinces gathered for the weekend session on 'The Culture of Young People & Vocations' in Bordeaux, France 9-11 February 2018.
Assumption Sister Cécile Renouard PhD visited London for a series of talks exploring issues around ethics, economics and ecology; the implications of climate change, endless growth vs. de-growth.
Join us for a talk by Sr. Cécile Renouard PhD: Alternatives to ‘Business as Usual’ on the 22nd January 2018
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.