SNDdeN Creates Quinceañera Retreat

Sister Bárbara Gutiérrez, SNDdeN was invited to St. Anthony of Padua Parish in Everett, Mass. to create and lead a retreat for girls wishing to participate in a quinceañera mass, and for their parents. Due to the success of the retreat, the parish has decided to offer it twice a year as part of a

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SNDdeN Book and Movie Review Corner

Ever wonder what’s on your favorite Sister’s bookshelf? Here's your chance to check out the latest book and movie reviews from across the province. "The Personal Librarian" by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray Review by Barbara Metz, SNDdeN This is the remarkable story of J. P. Morgan’s personal librarian, Belle da Costa Greene, the

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Chappell Named Ambassador for Peace

Sister Patty Chappell, a member of the leadership team of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur's U.S. East-West Province and former executive director of Pax Christi USA has been awarded a special honor. In the June 29, 2022 issue of National Catholic Reporter, Aleja Hertzler-McCain writes about the 20 women and men newly named

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Statement on Texas Migrant Deaths

Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur United States Justice Peace and Integrity of Creationfind yet another tragedy of deaths of all those trapped within the sixteen wheelerwith absolutely no breathing space or bodily need on June 27, 2022. We must keepadvocating on behalf of all those made poor and who seek entry to the USA.

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Juneteenth

“Lift every voice and sing Till earth and heaven ring, Ring with the harmonies of Liberty;” From The Negro National Anthem: "Lift Every Voice and Sing" The Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur believe that “This call of God, heard through the signs of the times, challenges us to continual conversion, personal and communal, because

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Welcome, New Associates!

Sisters and Associates of Notre Dame de Namur joined together on Saturday, June 4 to proudly celebrate the commitment of three new Associates in the U.S. East-West Province and their devotion to the charism and mission of Saint Julie Billiart. Diana Hernandez, former faculty member at Notre Dame de Namur University; Sara Maennle, vice-principal and

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Honors for Janet Eisner, SNDdeN at Retirement

Sister Janet Eisner, SNDdeN has been the longest currently serving female president of a college in the United States and, with a 43-year tenure, the longest current serving president of a Catholic college or university. On May 14th, Emmanuel College celebrated a milestone 100th Commencement, conferring more than 500 degrees on its bachelor’s and master’s

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