Mother Cabrini on March 19 1888 and 1889

Mother Cabrini on March 19 1888 and 1889

On March 19, 1888, only eight years after the foundation, St. Frances Cabrini received the Decree of Praise. She wrote: “Blessed be the Most Holy Heart of Jesus, at last the grace is accomplished, the Decree was signed and in this week I will be able to have it. A grace truly signaled while there…

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Lenten Prayer Service

Lenten Prayer Service

       Lent calls us to change, to live anew, and to be better disciples of Jesus. The season of Lent leads us to the Light of Christ and the path to resurrection goes through the cross. I think Amanda Gorman’s poem and her ending words could be applied to our Lent-to-Easter Journey. The new dawn…

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Lent 2022 Day 11: Learning to love and challenged by mercy

Lent 2022 Day 11: Learning to love and challenged by mercy

BY CRYSTAL CATALAN | March 12, 2022Today’s Readings The summer of my junior year of college, I lived and served at a shelter for at-risk young girls in the Philippines who had been removed from their homes due to abuse and other cases of harm. Soon, I learned that in many of their communities, human…

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Juniors at the Rome Tertianship

“Tertianship is the school of the heart” -Saint Ignatius of Loyola- Time of grace, time of growth, time of blessings. This February has been a month full of beautiful moments of encounter, fraternity, celebration, festivity, study and reflection. “Gioia!”, “Joy!”, our sister Palmira shouted with enthusiasm in the dining area of Casa Giordani, when we…

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On March 19 the meeting in Codogno for 25th anniversary of Scalabrini’s beatification

On March 19 the meeting in Codogno for 25th anniversary of Scalabrini’s beatification

Scalabrini and Mother Cabrini, the tension towards the last ones On Saturday, March 19, at 3:00 p.m., at the Saint Francesca Saverio Cabrini Spirituality Center of Codogno, the book “Pioneers in solidarity with migrants. Giovanni Battista Scalabrini and Francesca Saverio Cabrini”, edited by Silvano Tomasi and Gabriele Bentoglio for the publisher Città Nuova. Here is…

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Free yourselves and put on wings – Communications Portfolio

Free yourselves and put on wings – Communications Portfolio

“Free yourselves and put on your wings” Mother Cabrini said to her sisters, inviting them to free themselves from the ties, fears and sense of inferiority that characterized the women of that era. In the word “free yourselves”, to quote Sr. Maria Barbagallo, is enclosed the purification of the will and of human hopes, indicating…

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Charity Concert For Ukraine

Charity Concert For Ukraine

We are cordially inviting everyone to the Charity Concert For Ukraine on March 19th, at 5 pm, at the National Shrine of Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini.Two talented musicians Anastasiya Squires (flute) and Stephen Squires (piano) will perform a mostly Ukrainian program that includes works by Franz Doppler, Zhanna Kolodub, Evgen Stankovych, Igor Shamo, Reinhold Gliere,Myroslav…

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IHC – Being the hands and feet of Jesus

IHC – Being the hands and feet of Jesus

The pandemic has dominated our lives again for another year. Wearing face masks, frequent hand-washing, physical distancing and limiting social interaction have protected populations and health care systems. Although these restrictions have helped keep health workers safe, they have also made the role more complex. How do you communicate effectively from behind a face mask?…

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EMIGRAZIONE, NISSOLI: MADRE CABRINI PONTE TRA ITALIA E USA

EMIGRAZIONE, NISSOLI: MADRE CABRINI PONTE TRA ITALIA E USA

EMIGRATION, NISSOLI: MOTHER CABRINI A BRIDGE BETWEEN ITALY AND THE USA (9Colonne) Rome, Mar 8 – “Today, on Women’s Day, we are celebrating Mother Cabrini, who is a very well-known saint in the United States, the patron saint of migrants, who has truly created a bridge of solidarity between Italy and the United States. But…

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“Subtracted from the bombs thanks to the volunteers”

“Subtracted from the bombs thanks to the volunteers”

Mayor Casanova moved in front of the caravan of the association. Saint Frances Cabrini“It is difficult to hold back the emotion in front of certain images.” The mayor of Lodi, Sara Casanova, yesterday afternoon in Via Benedetto Croce, was among those who welcomed the Lodi caravan. “Women with very small children – she commented afterwards…

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