Archive for July, 2015

28, Jul

Maryknoll, House of Prayer, is a place of peace and tranquility in Blackmans Bay, Tasmania. It commands beautiful views of the Derwent River. The large grounds are perfect to sit in contemplation or for a quiet walk, with paths leading down to the beach. Find out about a directed retreat and individual days of reflection at Maryknoll – download their 2015 […]

20, Jul

The Winter 2015 edition of Justice Jottings is now available to read and share!   Inside this issue: Comments on Pope Francis’ Encyclical Laudato Si’ Asylum seekers, refugees and migrants No Interest Loan Scheme by the Wagga Wagga Congregation NAIDOC Week Reconciliation and King Burraga Download Justice Jottings Winter 2015 To see earlier editions of Justice Jottings, visit […]

8, Jul

Cana community members and friends recently celebrated the opening of Nagle House, a community house established specially for women in the Inner City of Sydney. Cana guests and volunteers joined Presentation Sisters and friends for a house blessing and to share stories of the house’s namesake, Nano Nagle. Read more  

8, Jul

The following is from a speech by Margaret Cannane, Leader of the Lismore Presentation Sisters. The Lismore Presentation Sisters have been associated with Cana for the last 29 years, since Anne joined de Porres Community in 1986. Our Sisters have given support to this ministry, first and foremost in the person of Anne, and also by […]

7, Jul

Sr Noela Fox, historian and author thrives on a challenge and this challenge is one Noela definitely couldn’t ignore! “A circular was sent from the Nano Nagle Centre Ballygriffin, in April 2014, which issued an invitation for someone to write an historical narrative about Nano Nagle,” explained Noela. The Sisters had been approached by Columba […]

1, Jul

Srs Kaye Bryan and Anne Jordan are currently in Ballygriffin County Cork as part of the Ruah Programme which commenced last month. Kaye reports, “The group from the Ruah Course arrived at Ballygriffin this morning. The sun shines for a change in Ireland and we are about to start the part of our pilgrimage following […]