The GC is much work – but brings also moments of joy to be together and to be able to exchange with the other members. We will share pictures from Nemi here on a regular basis – check back often to see them all.
Month: August 2022
The Congregatio Jesu has elected a new Vicar General and General Assistants
The General Congregation of the Congregatio Jesu has now elected a new Vicar General and three other General Assistants. After further days of prayer, discernment and consultation, following on from the election of the new General Superior, Sister Veronica Fuhrmann on 29 August, the members of the General Congregation have elected (assistants in alphabetical order):
God’s kind hands
Thank you from the new General Superior
Dear Sisters, I am deeply touched by the many blessings and promises of prayer that have reached me in the last two days from all over the world from the Mary Ward Family, and I thank you all – each and every one, whether I know you personally already or not yet – from the
Thank you messages to the former General Leadership Team
In this part of our blog we collected most of the messages that we received over the past days and that were addressed to the former General Leadership Team to thank them for their hardwork and committment during their term of office.
A hug from Amerindia
Dear Sisters,Physically we are thousands of kilometres far from each other, but in harmony and prayer, we are also present in Nemi. That’s how I feel: the whole Mary Ward Family together!I feel that this GC2022 brings us the gift of closeness in the whole process.I thank all (CJ/IBVM) who form the General Congregation for
“The CJ is where I belong”.
Sr Veronica Fuhrmann CJ is the new General Superior of the Congregatio Jesu. Here we get a little insight into her previous tasks and her first thoughts after the election: The day of her election as General Superior is a very special date for Sr Veronica Fuhrmann CJ (60 years). For on 29 August, exactly
As you can imagine, since the news of the appointment of Sr. Veronica Fuhrmann as the new General Superior was published, we have received many messages of congratulations and blessings for her. We appriciate all your comments on our social networks too. We collect them in this section of the blog so that we could
Behind the scenes of GC – Episode 3: liturgy group.
The Responsibility for organising the liturgies taking place during the General Congregation was entrusted to Patricia Rediu CJ (LEP). With Anna Quinterio CJ (LEP) and Elena Gatica Romero (General Leadership), they prepared readings and wonderful hymns that were played together with other participants. A special thank you to our Korean sisters for the Hymnbook that
Love and freedom
The Congregatio Jesu has elected a new General Superior
The General Congregation of the Congregatio Jesu has elected a new General Superior. After days of prayer, discernment and consultations, the members of the General Congregation have voted for Sr Veronica Fuhrmann CJ from Germany who is a member of the Middle-European Province. Sr Veronica will lead the congregation for the next nine years. The
Generosity and the grace of friendship
Behind the scenes of the GC – Episode 2: Secretariat
The secretariat is one of the most important duties during a GC. Our General Secretary, Františka Sedláková CJ, has been appointed as secretary of the GC. She is supported by Eileen Lineham IBVM being appointed as Administrative GC Secretary as well as Anu Georgeas CJ and Soumya Konattu CJ. They are writing the minutes, supporting
God’s care for us
Greetings and prayers
Heartfelt greetings and the fullness of the Holy Spirit with prayer I send especially for 29.08.22 Sr Hedwig CJ
About talents …
Sr. Xaveria sends greetings and joy
From Augsburg/St. Vincent the Sisters of St. Barabra greet you with great gratitude and joy:YES, HE showed the way from YESTERDAY to TODAY to TOMORROW….M. Xaveria CJ
Message from the MSC Fathers
A message from the MSC fathers’ Generalate and community, who live in Via Asmara, very close to us in Via Nomentana, and who say Mass for us every day.
Invitation to pray for our discernment
The members of the General Congregation have now entered the discernment phase for the election of the new General Leadership team.The election of the General Superior will take place on Monday, 29 August, after a Eucharist of the Holy Spirit. The election of the General Assistants will be completed by Thursday, 1 September. We invite
Behind the scenes of the GC – Episode 1: our interpreters and translators.
The GC is supported by many different people. We will introduce them here in the coming days. We will start with our translators and interpreters. They play an important role in ensuring that people from so many parts of the world and with different languages can exchange ideas and talk honestly with each other.The plenary