Archive for February, 2013

27, Feb

The Presentation Sisters finance people met in February 2013 for a two day conference. It was an enjoyable two days while we compared information, discussed challenges in the light of each Congregation’s demographics and particular issues and generally got to know one another. Some of us had attended such gatherings in the past so it […]

26, Feb

The Sisters in PNG come together each January for retreat, holidays and community meetings in Aitape from outlying communities of Ningil, Arop, Yimut, Wewak and Port Morseby. Throughout the year some Sisters do not have a chance to meet up with other communities due to the distance and difficult terrain between their communities. Antonia Leiki […]

19, Feb

I was lucky to go with Antonia and Bernie to the International Presentation Association (IPA) Assembly in Newfoundland (Canada) in September 2012. It was my first time to leave PNG. The gathering of over 70 sisters and associates came from many countries all over the world. The first day we had a ritual commemorating the […]

14, Feb

Clemencia Wasu, Judith Yerim and I said goodbye to the Candidates’ House on 13 October 2012 and moved to the Novitiate. Srs Imelda and Francesca (and Tasin our wasman – watchdog) took us across the bridge to the Novitiate where Srs Regina G and Marion welcomed us to our new community. The first week we […]

12, Feb

The Presentation Schools Staff Conference brochure is now available which includes an Invitation from the Conference Chair, and information about the Presenters, MONA, the Richmond Pilgrimage, Workshop Sessions, the Program, as well as general information. Tom Dorey, the Conference Chair, writes: Following strong Expressions of Interest received in the last months of 2012, I now invite […]

12, Feb

The environment is God’s gift to everyone, and in our care of it we have a responsibility towards the poor, towards future generations and towards humanity as a whole. (Pope Benedict XVI Caritas in Veritate, n.48) Click here to download the Lenten Caring for Creation Calendar 2013 which has been adapted by Peta Anne Molloy […]