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