The archdiocesan committee of vocations directors asked religious orders that are active locally to provide brief information about themselves for this issue of the WCR. Here are the responses we received.
Contact: Sr. Sheila Sullivan
Women of faith, women of vision, women of service in the footsteps of Marguerite Bourgeoys
Temporary Contact: Sr. Monique Potvin
46 rue Lawton, Blind River ON P0R 1B0
"If you don't take risks for God, you won't give anything worthwhile." (Letter 27, St. Louis Marie of Montfort, founder of the Daughters of Wisdom)
Contact: Sister Lucinda
11035-92 St., Edmonton T5H 1W5
780-422-7263 ext. 231
Contact: Sr. Marlene Tracy, FJ
Website: www.fillesdejesus.catholique.fr (Please click on the English flag to have it translated into English.)
At the heart of our charism Jesus, in his humanity, reveals to us the love and tenderness of the Father.
Contact: Sr. Maria Jane Alindajao, RVM
Phone: 780-641-5681 (home); 780-432-0611 (work)
The Religious of the Virgin Mary is the first Filipino religious congregation granted papal recognition.
Contact: Sr. Gertrude Mulholland, SCIC
"God's dream . . . our hope. God's love . . . Our life. With others, awakening to new possibilities."
Contact: Sr. Norma McDonald, CSC
Each sister is called to be present where hope is reborn, where life tries to break through, where love and justice embrace.
Contact: Sr. Rita Gleason
We are called to be channels of God's providence in the world through compassionate caring for God's people, especially the poor and oppressed.
Contact: Sr. Rosanne Favreau
A great adventure can be yours. Live the gospel values of love, humility and life giving unity in a simple life of service to the poor.
Contact: Sr. Mary Clare Stack
"Here and Now"
Contact: Gertrude Sopracolle
Ursulines of St. Angela participate in the ministry of Jesus as "contemplatives in action, educating for life!"