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RIP Mother Antonia, Mother General Emeritus

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Clare Lewis | 2 July 2019

RIP Mother Antonia, Mother General Emeri…

We are sad to announce the death of Mother Antonia Colombo, Mother General of the FMA from 1997 - 2008, who died peacefully yesterday in Lombardy, Italy, following a long illness.   Mother Antonia was especially dedicated to promoting and enhancing the dignity of women, and placed herself at the heart of initiatives to foster education and active citizenship for women and girls around the world.

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Your invitation to celebrate with the Sisters in Scotland

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Clare Lewis | 5 June 2019

Your invitation to celebrate with the Si…

  An invitation is extended to all of the Salesian Family to join our Sisters to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of the Salesian Sisters arrival in Scotland in 1969.   Mass will be celebrated by Bishop John Keenan, Bishop of Paisley, at 3.00pm on Saturday 24th August in St. Fergus' Church, Blackstoun Road, Ferguslie Park, Paisley PA3 1LU   This will be followed by a simple buffet in the school opposite the Church.

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VIDES weekend - holiness for you too!

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Clare Lewis | 17 May 2019

VIDES weekend - holiness for you too!

  David McCormick from VIDES writes about an amazing weekend   Holiness is for you too. A phrase I am sure that we are all fairly familiar with this year, as the Rector Major has challenged each of us to consider how we can find holiness in the simplicity of our everyday lives. This was also what was asked of a group of young people who have recently taken part in a VIDES for Youth weekend at Barnstondale activity centre.   The group of young girls, from St. John Bosco, Croxteth arrived with lots of energy (and snacks) on Friday evening and were welcomed warmly...

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