Archive for October, 2014

20, Oct

Presentation Sister Peggy Dolan turned the big 100 on October 6. The Emmaus Nursing Home resident, known for her love of fashion, celebrated with mass and morning tea with friends. “I’m actually 115,” she joked as a fuss was made over the milestone. The Presentation Sister was born in Claremorris, Ireland, and moved to Australia […]

19, Oct

Sister Petra is a co-worker with Father John Ekachai Chinnakort , Director of Catholic Education in the Diocese of Nakornrachasrima. Petra’s ministry is the implementation of the English language in the eleven Diocesan schools (read Petra’s reflection of her Ministry in Thailand). The school year consists of two terms of twenty weeks each. In the […]

7, Oct

To commemorate the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty on 17 October 2014, you are invited to join in an IPA Global Action. What is the IPA Project for 17 October 2014? IPA invites all its members, associates, colleagues, friends of Nano to donate funds to a Sustainable Community Development project in a Papua […]

1, Oct

“It is a story of grace and courage” reporter Padmaja Joshi said in her report from the ground in Sringar after the dramatic rescue of the Sisters and local families who sought safety in the school attic during recent floods. This videoclip shows the rescue of the sisters and a brief interview with one of […]