At the service of homeless people

[Province of Curitiba – Brazil] The Province of Curitiba, in 2010, on the Jubilee of the 350th anniversary of the Founders’ death, began a project with Homeless People. This reality directly and daily challenges our Charism: to serve the poorest of the poor with humility, simplicity, and charity. St. Joseph Welcome House is a space created to welcome this population, which teaches us to live the Gospel passage in a radical way: “For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, I was naked and you clothed me.” (Matt: 25, 35-36) Read More

Provinces of Curitiba and Recife Sharing World Day of the Poor Activities

[Provinces of Curitiba and Recife] The Sisters of the Province of Curitiba, in response to the appeal of Pope Francis for the Second World Day of the Poor, held various initiatives to meet, reflect, share and raise awareness. Some communities organized moments of prayer during the week preceding the 18th, and a group of Sisters celebrated with the Venezuelan migrants who are in temporary shelter in Curitiba – Paraná. Read More

Sending on Mission in the Province of Curitiba

[Province of Curitba] On September 1, 2018, the Province of Curitiba joyfully celebrated the Sending on Mission of three Sisters: Claudiane dos Santos Souza, Fabiana Bueno and Ilizabeth Correa. After completing their seminary, they will now continue their mission as Daughters of Charity and their formation as Young Sisters in the houses of the Province. Read More

Keeping the Flame Burning: Mystics, Communion and Mission.

170520 Bresil 3 thmb[Provinces of Brazil] Between April 20 and 23, 2017, the Third Interprovincial Meeting of Young Sisters was held at the Provincial House of the Daughters of Charity of the Province of Rio de Janeiro. It was attended by Sisters from 10 to 15 years of vocation, from the Provinces of Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte and Curitiba, totalling 58 participants. Read More

Mercy in Action (Barbara Angiboust Community House)

161019 Mercy in action 2[Curitiba-Brasil] Thus, the project called, Mercy in Action was carried out in the Barbara Angiboust Community House located in the surrounding neighborhood in the city of Curitiba, Brazil. The cold was beginning to show its effect, promising to be rigorous and the question asked was: how to transform the mercy into action, tucking the poor children who are cold? Read More

Our Lady of Aparecida, Patroness of Brazil for nearly 300 years

Aparecida 31[Province of Curitiba – Brazil] In preparing to celebrate the 300th anniversary (2017) of the encounter of the image of Our Lady of Aparecida with the Brazilian people, namely the joyful celebration of the apparition of the image found by three fishermen in the waters of the Paraíba River, the Church in Brazil has organized visits of the pilgrim image in all dioceses.

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