Archive for May, 2016

9, May

Report from Olivia Dawson On the third of April I had the immense privilege of traveling from Sydney to New York City to begin six months as a Short term Representative for the International Presentation Association at the United Nations. I was invited to join Sr. Elsa in her amazing work here and assist the […]

9, May

Catherine Codd, Marcela Cruz, Mary Ivers, Margaret McCarthy and Eileen Quirke have all been reported as safe following the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake which struck the country on 16th April 2106. The earthquake toppled buildings, damaged roads and impacted cities hundreds of miles away from its epicentre near the small fishing village of Muisne. More than 135 aftershocks […]

5, May

Author Noela Fox and Sisters gather in Ireland for the launch of a new book on Nano Nagle, A Dream Unfolds   It truly was a day of all things Nano on 26 April 2016. As Presentation Sisters across the world marked the day of Venerable Nano’s death a group was gathering in the place […]

5, May

These words from a familiar Australian song could be used to describe Sr Teresita, a Queensland Presentation Sister, who celebrated her 99th birthday on the anniversary of Nano’s death and entry into the fullness of life. Having completed 99 years, Teresita looks back with gratitude for all that has been.  She also lives with the […]