A little warmth in Wau

A little warmth in Wau

With the coming of the rain, it feels too cold outside our Solidarity Center in Wau! There where we have the Institute for training nurses and midwives, especially in the leprosy community, we brought 120 blankets and as many “mosquito nets” to 120 local people. Con la llegada de la lluvia, ¡hace demasiado frío fuera…

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Patroness of Emigrants St. Frances Xavier Cabrini

Patroness of Emigrants St. Frances Xavier Cabrini

St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, known more simply as “Mother Cabrini,” was proclaimed Heavenly Patroness of Emigrants by Pope Pius XII on Sept. 8, 1950, for her extraordinary apostolic activity on behalf of Italian Emigrants with the Apostolic Brief “Superiore iam aetate” on Sept. 8, 1950. This is the text in Latin https://www.vatican.va/content/pius-xii/la/briefs/documents/hf_p-xii_apl_19500907_superiore-iam-aetate.html Two years later,…

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Sister Tatiana at  XXVIth Renovabis International Congress

Sister Tatiana at XXVIth Renovabis International Congress

In the past few days, our Sister Tatiana Avdokushina, MSC participated in the XXVIth Renovabis International Congress, which this year is held under the theme “Leaving for a Better Life? The challenge of just labor migration.”The meeting was held from August 31 to September 1, 2022 at the University of Philosophy in Munich. Renovabis is…

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New York City Immigrant Border Bus Initiative

New York City Immigrant Border Bus Initiative

Hundreds of immigrant families have been bused to New York City from the southern border in recent weeks. They have been placed in all-purpose City shelters, and the influx has strained City resources. To respond to the needs of our newest neighbors, five Cabrini institutions — The Cabrini Mission Foundation, St. Frances Cabrini Shrine, Cabrini…

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‘COME AND SEE’

‘COME AND SEE’

“Rabbi…where do you live?. Come and see, Jesus replied; so they went and saw where He lived, and stayed with Him the rest of that day.” (John 1:39). On August 22nd 2022, encouraged by the Holy Spirit and the prayers and support of our Sisters, we commenced a ‘Come and See’ Program in Addis Ababa,…

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In Mother Cabrini’s shoes

This is a little story about our Brazilian catering manager Patricia Campanella and her interaction with a Portuguese patient last week. Patricia always says she tries to walk in Mother Cabrini’s shoes but we believe that Mother Cabrini walks in Patricia‘s shoes and imbues her love in Patricia in all she brings to Cabrini. We…

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Sister Thérèse Hope Merandi, MSC answers to the question “Why do you stay in religious life? What gives you hope?” – by Global Sisters Report

Sister Thérèse Hope Merandi, MSC answers to the question “Why do you stay in religious life? What gives you hope?” – by Global Sisters Report

Why not? Why not stay in religious life! I have been nurtured, grown, and benefited from it and come to know intimately our Lord Jesus Christ in these 57 years since I entered the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. The Cabrinian charism of being “bearers of the love of Christ in the…

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Sr. Denise A Morra in Bogotà

Sr. Denise A Morra in Bogotà

Certificate in care and protection of children, adolescents and vulnerable persons in Bogota I am sharing with you the first month of the course in Colombia. We are 23 students from 6 Latin American countries. We have already made progress studying: Childhood and Human Rights and Psycho-affective development and abuse situations. It has been a…

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Prayers for Sister Antonieta Gabutti

Prayers for Sister Antonieta Gabutti

Today is the octavary since the death of Sister Antonieta Gabutti, MSC of the Bethany Community in Buenos Aires. She was the oldest Sister in the Institute and we had celebrated her 100th birthday last May 15. God grant her eternal rest. Amen. Hoy se cumple el octavo aniversario de la muerte de la Hna….

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Mother Cabrini Shrine Gala 2022

Mother Cabrini Shrine Gala 2022

The 21st Annual Gala is not only a celebration of St. Frances Cabrini herself, but of the people who continue to make the Shrine the unique and special place that it is today. Please join us on September 16 for a joyous evening filled with fun and celebration! Can’t attend but still want to help?…

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