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. READ MORE
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.
The General House of the Congregation of the Daughters of Wisdom has moved to Paris since January 2017. Since then other administrative changes have been made.
Official Appointment of the General Secretary, Sister Ginette Ulysse
Official Appointment of the new General Treasurer, Sister Ruth Dary Palacio Parra
On May 13, 2017, feast of Our Lady of Fatima, the Center for Human Development and Psycho-Social Rehabilitation, “AMARSE” “LOVE ONE ANOTHER - Anna Maria Cuoghi Losi - Mother Emma” was inaugurated. Two Daughters of Wisdom of Peru, Sr. María Asunción Zevallos and Sr. Elvira Muñoz, were invited to the celebration.
DAUGHTERS OF WISDOM - MARIE-LOUISE DELEGATION, PERU
“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
The mission of the Intercultural Community of the Daughters of Wisdom in Huntington Station, NY is among Long Island’s immigrant population. In the past three years, the immigrant population on Long Island has doubled. Nearly one in five Long Islanders is now born outside of the United States. The Intercultural Community is in the Parish of St. Hugh of Lincoln where there is an extensive Hispanic community with new immigrants and a multiplicity of unmet needs.READ MORE