Summary II Entrances and Vows ~ 2010-2011


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*School Sisters of Notre Dame *

“Catch up” link: since 2008, 3 final professions **in the US and 3 in Africa; 3 temporary professions in the US** and 10 in Africa; novices: **2 in the US **and 8 in Africa.

ssnd.org/External/pg_bec_community_finalvows.htm

Religious of the Sacred Heart rscj --

    **New novice**

[rscj.org/node/1320](http://www.rscj.org/node/1320) in their new noviceship in San Diego,
video :  [rscj.org/system/files/vid00008web1](http://www.rscj.org/system/files/vid00008web1).

Sisters of Providence of St. Mary-of-the-Woods IN

**Transfer of vows**

[spsmw.org/tabId/724/itemId/2132/Sister-Anna-Ho-transfers-vows-to-Sisters-of-Provid.aspx](http://www.spsmw.org/tabId/724/itemId/2132/Sister-Anna-Ho-transfers-vows-to-Sisters-of-Provid.aspx)

**Photo of  seven women in formation/temporary profession**
[spsmw.org/SistersofProvidence/Becomeasister/Womenininitialformation/tabid/872/Default.aspx](http://www.spsmw.org/SistersofProvidence/Becomeasister/Womenininitialformation/tabid/872/Default.aspx)

**Sisters of Providence **founded by Mother Emelie Gamelin of Canada

Following is a “catch up” from archived news at sistersofprovidence.net/news

June 2009   ~ final transfer of vows 
Sept 2008   ~  two new candidates (postulants)
Aug 2007   ~   two final vow transfers 
July 2007   ~   first profession of vows
Sept 2006   ~  first  profession of vows
Nov 2005   ~   renewal of vows
Oct 2003    ~   two transfers of final vows
Aug 2004   ~   final vows

Sisters of the Presentation of Mary ~ Dubuque, IA
`
Doorways Newsletter ~ Summer 2010 --Vow renewal and another in temporary vows (Srs. Jessi, LIzzie)

[dubuquepresentations.org/New_Site/bulletinindex.cfm](http://www.dubuquepresentations.org/New_Site/bulletinindex.cfm)

Missionaries of the Most Holy Trinity

**Final Profession ** June 2010

[missionaryservant.blogspot.com/2010/06/sister-christines-journey-to-final.html](http://missionaryservant.blogspot.com/2010/06/sister-christines-journey-to-final.html)

Society of the Holy Child Jesus

**Fifteen international novices**, from Nigeria, Ghana, Puerto Rico

[shcj.org/society.html](http://www.shcj.org/society.html)   listed on right

Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur ~ California Province

**First Vows**

On** Facebook**: [facebook.com/home.php#!/pages/Sisters-of-Notre-Dame-de-Namur-California/63749462153](http://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/pages/Sisters-of-Notre-Dame-de-Namur-California/63749462153)

Sisters of Notre Dame ~ Toledo Province

**New Candidate** (Jayme) -- under “News” on right side 

[sndtoledo.org/index.html](http://www.sndtoledo.org/index.html) 

Also **Facebook:** Toledo Sisters of Notre Dame-- go to Wall, scroll down to 25 March,  2011--short video clip.

*Mount St. Scholastica, OSB * ~ Atchison Kansas

[BTwo Final Professions **(Sr. Elizabeth) and another in Brazil.

[mountosb.org/photos/jan11/Pages/5.html](http://mountosb.org/photos/jan11/Pages/5.html)

[mountosb.org/whats.html](http://mountosb.org/whats.html)    Scroll down to Jan 2,  2011.

Sisters of Our Lady of Sion

A very interesting congregation, consisting of both apostolic and contemplative sisters, devoted to ecumenical relations among Christians, Jews and Muslims.   Perform ministry, maintain schools and traditionally have a presence in the Muslim world and Jerusalem. 

**Two First Vows**,  one in a Coptic Catholic church in Egypt,  and another  (Sr. Nan) in Ohio.

*
Spring 2011 Newletter * Spirit * *pp. 2,3. sistersofsion.net/

Queen of Angels Monastery OSB ** ~ Liberty, Missouri
**
New postulant
(Iowalyn) February, 2011 Feast of St. Scholastica

[libertyosb.org/Happenings.html](http://www.libertyosb.org/Happenings.html)

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Sacred Heart Monastery** ~ OSB ~ Yankton, South Dakota

**Transfer -**- Newsletter  Summer 2010

[yanktonbenedictines.org/SHM_News_Home.html](http://www.yanktonbenedictines.org/SHM_News_Home.html)

*Previous *: one postulant, two renewal of temporary vows, summer       2010.

Benedictine Sisters of Virginia ~ OSB

From their marvelous blog:  *Monastics on a Journey* 
Sept 23, 2010  photo of their **seven women in formation

**
monasticsonajourney.blogspot.com/ and:

[osbva.org/html/Vocation2.html](http://www.osbva.org/html/Vocation2.html)

This was the monastery which had three sisters in a severe auto accident caused by a drunk driver. One sister was killed, two badly injured, but have since made excellent recoveries.

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Mother of God Monastery OSB **~ Watertown SD and

*Sacred Heart Monastery OSB *~ Yankton SD

.....had a meeting in Oct 2010 of those in initial formation and their directors, at Sacred Heart Monastery.

The Watertown monastery had ** four novices and one postulant at the meeting. The Yankton monastery had three novices and one postulant.**

yanktonbenedictines.org/SHM_News_Home.html

in the* Winter 2010-2011* newsletter listed on right.


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