Archive for November, 2013
Sisters, Associates and past members of the Congregation gathered for our Presentation Day celebration and to mark the 140th anniversary of the Victorian Congregation. In this anniversary year we remember with gratitude those Sisters who came here on 21st December 1873.
Halpin Way was recently opened in the city of Greater Dandenong. It honours Ann Halpin pbvm (1939-2009) whose vision for a welcoming and safe place for isolated refugee and migrant women came to life as Wellsprings for Women. Victorian Presentation Sisters were delighted to join Ann’s family, friends and Wellsprings staff and volunteers, as Mayor […]
Presentation Family Centre, Balnarring Beach, a Victorian Presentation ministry, offers respite and recreation for families in need. It has recently launched its new website http://presentationfamilycentre.org.au/ The website captures the special spirit and story of this unique place, and what it offers. It also provides practical information for referrers, and those interested in supporting […]
The Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary saw the Presentation Sisters come together to celebrate the Church’s recognition of their foundress, Nano Nagle, as Venerable. Hundreds of Presentation Sisters and their co-workers gathered in St Finbarr’s South Church in Cork City on Thursday to give thanks to God for Nano Nagle’s (1718-1784) […]
Congratulations to Anne and the Cana Community in coming second in the Green Gown International Awards. Well done! Click to see Video of Cana Farm 2013 The video is only 4 minutes and well worth watching. Please pass on news of the award to your network contacts and if you are able to share the […]
The Presentation Sisters have set up a Disaster Relief Fund for the Philippines following the onslaught of Typhoon Haiyan. Presentation Sisters in the Philippines do not live in the worst affected areas of the ravages of the super storm. Our thoughts and prayers are with the whole nation especially those who have lost loved ones […]