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CRC employment opportunity: Executive Assistant – Communications
21 January 2022

As part of this role, the Executive Assistant – Communications is responsible for the publication and circulation of the organization’s communications as well as the policies and strategies that surround them. He or she develops and maintains the website, manages social media, collaborates with the CRC staff in the development of the organization’s positions, establishes and maintains networks and partnerships, and acts as a contact person for the media.

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January 2022
18 January 2022

In this issue:
– Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2022: Draw together churches across the world in hope
– Marathon of prayer for the 8th International Day of Prayer and Awareness against Trafficking in Persons (February 8, 2022)
– Prayer for Unity (Week of Prayer 2022)
– Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Conception: Echoes of the General Chapter
– Basilian Bicentennial
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Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Conception: Echoes of the General Chapter
17 January 2022

After postponing our chapter at least three times, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we finally obtained permission from Rome to hold it in telematic mode (Zoom), from November 3, 2021, to January 10, 2022. […] We were 49 participants from 14 countries: Canada, Bolivia, Peru, Haiti, Cuba, Malawi, Zambia, Madagascar, Philippines, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Mainland China, Japan, Vietnam. For the first time in the history of the Institute, the five sisters forming the General Administration are of five different nationalities and countries.

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Star of the North Retreat Centre: Aurora Living Module 2 – “Wilderness: From Slavery to Freedom”
07 January 2022

Star of the North Retreat Centre has launched an online/on-site signature, three-year program–Aurora Living: Word and Creation. Our emphasis is to deepen our relationship with Sacred Word and renew our relationship with Christ’s Spirit for the good of creation. The intersection of Word, Creation, Communion, Contemplation, & Justice will transform us for a radical way of life to become agents of a new dawn. This is Aurora Living!

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UISG Online Course: “For All the Earth”
18 January 2022

As Pope Francis has urged, the development of an integral ecology on behalf of our common home is a Christian imperative, one that resonates deeply with the mission of women religious. This two-session presentation addresses four questions concerning the climate crises and the response of women religious. Integrating content with personal and small group reflection, theprogram is designed to provide leaders with a foundation on which to better respond to the Laudato Si’ Action Platform.

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UISG Assembly 2022
14 March 2022

The Executive Board of the UISG (International Union of Superiors General) has created an extended process to enable Superiors General to participate as fully as possible in the UISG Assembly 2022 with the theme: Embracing vulnerability on the synodal journey. The UISG Plenary Assembly is one of the most important events in the Union’s life and is reserved exclusively for its members, the Superiors General of Religious Congregations.

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Religious of the day
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Marguerite Jean, SCIM

Born at Islet-sur-Mer, Quebec, on June 28, 1926, from a cultured and Christian family, Sister Marguerite Jean feels attracted to something more than what her environment proposes her. She therefore enters the community of Bon-Pasteur in Quebec City when she turns 18. Once her formation to religious life is completed, she is offered a job […]

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