In Spiritual Family

In Spiritual Family

Nigeria. In a new diocese…

Nigeria. In a new diocese…

September 22, 2022 was a memorable day in the history of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit in the Vice-Province of Nigeria. On this day, we were officially welcomed into the Archdiocese of Ibadan by His Grace, Archbishop Gabriel ABEGUNRIN of the Metropolitan See of...

USA. Celebration for Dom Jean Leuduger

USA. Celebration for Dom Jean Leuduger

On a beautiful late summer day in September, nearly 60 women gathered at the Daughters of the Holy Spirit Congregation Center -in Putnam, USA-, to remember and honor the memory of the man/priest who helped found the congregation in 1706. Dom Jean Leuduger was a native...

Consecrated life in the heart of the world

Consecrated life in the heart of the world

The International General Assembly of the Secular Branch "Daughters of the Holy Spirit", gathering delegates from the USA, Chile and France as well as a candidate from Peru, from 25 to 31 August 2022, in Ile Blanche -France-, ended with great joy and in a great...

Crystal wedding

Crystal wedding

"The Lord did wonders for me, holy is his name" Lk 1:49 We, Angela, Justine, Marcelline, Alice, Lydia, Rolande and Pascaline, how can we not borrow the words of Mary's thanksgiving hymn to give thanks to God for the gift of vocation when our different missions are...

In Nigeria, Sister Teresa BUCKLEY, icon of faith

In Nigeria, Sister Teresa BUCKLEY, icon of faith

On Thursday, August 25, 2022, the Catholic Diocese of Oshogbo and the Vice-Province of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit in Nigeria gathered at St Lawrence's Catholic Church, Ilesa, for a Mass of Thanksgiving in honour of Sister Teresa BUCKLEY -of the Province of...

With Sister Angela, 107 years old!

With Sister Angela, 107 years old!

How beautiful are your works How great are your works, Lord! You fill us with joy! Yes, we are filled with joy on this day when we celebrate, with our Sister Angèle, the 107 years of her life since her birth in Saint-Pierre-Quilbignon, near Brest, in Brittany. France....

A retreat like no other

A retreat like no other

From 1 to 9 August 2022, all of us, Sisters of the Vice-Province of Burkina Faso, were gathered in the monastery of Bafo. In this year of the celebration of 25 years of our presence in this country in the Diocese of Diébougou, we lived a retreat different from those...

End of School Year Celebration

End of School Year Celebration

At the end of each school year, the school celebrates the graduation of Primary 6 students who are entering secondary school and Nursey 2 students who are moving on to primary school. This year 2021/2022, the ceremony at Maryland Catholic Nursery/Primary School,...

Reception of eleven novices

Reception of eleven novices

A memorable event when eleven young women were received as novices into the Congregation of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit at the Novitiate in Ilesa, Osun State, NIGERIA, on Wednesday 27 July 2022:  Agatha Akhare, Bridget Anyam, Callista Arji, Maryann Benson,...

Seven new Daughters of the Holy Spirit

Seven new Daughters of the Holy Spirit

 On 22 July 2022, the novitiate community welcomed guests from all over the country for the first profession of vows. It was a special day in the life of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit congregation as the Vice-Province of Nigeria celebrated the first profession...

In memory of …

QUEREL Marie-Thérèse

QUEREL Marie-Thérèse

Sister's name: Sister Saint Jean de Notre-Dame Year of profession: 1952 Age: 94 years old Born in Pleugriffet (56) Date and place of funeral: Wednesday 5 October at 2.30pm in Sainte-Anne d'Auray. Its main obediences were: Quimper - Cameroun (Lam, Doukoula) - Tronget -...

LEVE Yvonne

LEVE Yvonne

Sister's name: Sister Agnès de l'Eucharistie Year of profession: 1950 Age: 94 years old Born in Quessoy (22) Date and place of the funeral: Monday 3 October at 2.30 pm, in Saint-Brieuc, Maison-Mère. His main obediences : Quimper - Concarneau - Carhaix - Saint-Brieuc -...

GOURIOU Jeanne

GOURIOU Jeanne

Sister's name: Sister Jean Marguerite Year of profession: 1954 Age: 91 years old Born in Ploëzal (22) Date and place of the funeral: Thursday 29 September at 2.30 pm, in Saint-Brieuc, Maison-Mère. His main obediences : Saint-Pôtan - Rennes - Lanester - Saint-Brieuc -...

PELLE Marie

PELLE Marie

Sister's name: Sister Louis Michel Year of profession: 1961 Age: 94 years old Born in Ploumoguer (29) Date and place of funeral: Thursday 29 September 2022 at 14h30, in Plestin-les-Grèves, Its main obediences were: Roscoff - Brest - Saint-Thégonnec - Orly -...

Jeanne PENNEC

Jeanne PENNEC

Jeanne PENNEC, consecrated laywoman of the Secular Branch "Daughters of the Holy Spirit", France, has just passed away at the age of 92. Her funeral took place on September 21, 2022 in Langolen, Finistère department. She was accompanied by her nephews and nieces, her...

HELIAS Marie-Thérèse

HELIAS Marie-Thérèse

Sister's name: Sister Marie-Thérèse de Saint-Joseph Year of profession: 1950 Age: 94 years old Born in Quimper (29) Date and place of the funeral: Wednesday 14 September at 2.30pm, in Saint-Brieuc, Maison-Mère. His main obediences : Landivisiau - Plouénan -...