WITH WISDOM LET US BE PROPHETS OF HOPE
Sr. Mary Chiodo, Daughter of Wisdom, United States
Friends of Wisdom came from 13 countries to walk together in the footsteps of Montfort and Marie Louise in France, July 16 to August 24, 2017. They came bringing the richness of their cultures and their journeys with Wisdom. They came seeking Wisdom. They came from their service to the poor. They came with a love of the Daughters of Wisdom with whom they collaborate in ministry. They brought their deep faith and prayer to our encounter with one another.
Sr. Jennifer Aileen Cortez, DW
Members of Congregation of the Daughters of Wisdom in Europe set out on a pilgrimage to Poland. There, they met with members of the other two Congregations founded by St. Louis-Marie of Montfort, Montfort Missionaries and St. Gabriel Brothers. The intercultural experience was beyond their expectations and propelled them to a world of diversity and communion.
Sr. Malou Santos, DW, Philippines
An enriching symposium “Awakening the Dreamer, Changing the Dream” was held in the school of the Daughters of Wisdom in Minglanilla, Cebu, Philippines, last January 7, 2017. It was facilitated by John Din and Arlenne Villahermosa, lay Columban Missionaries based in Manila. Their presentation made the participants aware of environmental problems and formed them to responsible management of the Earth’s treasures.
“Who will Roll Away the Stone for Us?” Mk 16: 3
On Easter morning, this Word resounded in the heart of the women, anxious to find Jesus, their Beloved. As soon as the Sabbath was over, eager to express their love by performing the last rites, they bought the spices they needed and ran to anoint the body of the Beloved. But suddenly, on the way, a doubt arose in their hearts, “Who will roll away the stone for us?” READ MORE