November 17, 2011
Vocation Formation News - November 2011

During the last several months we have been in contact with a mature young woman from Kitchener, Ontario who, after doing a search on the internet, has expressed an interest in our Congregation.

July 14, 2010
A number of us were privileged to participate in the NAVFD Conference in Toronto in March
A number of us were privileged to participate in the NAVFD Conference in Toronto in March

A number of us were privileged to participate in the NAVFD Conference in Toronto in March. The keynote speaker, Father Ron Rolheiser, omi, and the excellent workshop leaders brought to life the theme Let Your Life Speak – Vocation Alive.

May 10, 2010
Vocation / Formation News
Vocation / Formation News

The Inter-Congregational Vocation Committee met on January 26, 2010. At this meeting, Anne Heemskerk, the new Coordinator for Youth Ministry for the Archdiocese of Kingston, presented plans underway for the upcoming Youth Conference, ‘Celebrating Catholic Youth 2010’, at Holy Cross Catholic Secondary School in Kingston on May 8th.

August 10, 2009
Vocation / Formation News
Vocation / Formation News

Inter-Congregational Vocation Committee met on March 10, 2009. At this meeting the Committee members worked on the suggestions presented at the last Archdiocesan Joint Vocation Committee meeting. We developed a number of intercessions for vocations that can be used on Vocation Sunday in the parishes. It was suggested that an intention for vocations be included every Sunday.

April 8, 2009
Vocation News April 2009
Vocation News April 2009

The Vocation Team, now the Vocation/ Formation Team, continues its work of Vocation Ministry. The members of the Team are Sister Barbara Thiffault (Contact) , Sister Lucy Kearney, Sister Rita Gleason and Sister Nancy Wilson who has recently joined the Team. Sisters Dianne McNamara and Monica Whalen are the Council Liaisons.

July 9, 2007
Vocation Day

Regi-Notre Dame Catholic High School took advantage of the Feast of St. Marguerite Bourgeois to host a Vocation Day.

September 27, 2002
Sister Celebrates Milestone

The following article and photographs originally appeared in the Arnprior Chronicle-Guide on Sept 18, 2002. They are reprinted here with permission.

February 26, 2001
A Visionary Leader

Sister Irene Forrester is being remembered as a compassionate and visionary leader who inspired others to work for the dignity of all humanity.

February 21, 2001
A Call To Service

A favourite question people have for a Sister is “Why did you become a nun?” For many years I would go blank when anyone asked me that. I didn’t know how to answer.

October 25, 1999
A Journey Of Self Discovery

Preparing oneself for service to God involves a long journey of self-discovery, according to a vibrant young woman exploring life as a Sister of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul.

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