Teen Leader a Role Model for Children

February 24, 2016 David Chiles – Executive Director of Providence Center In the Philadelphia neighborhood where we work, 43% of adults over the age of 25 do not have a high […]

“Faith” Visits Holy Child Center

February 22, 2016 Recently the Sisters at Holy Child Center in Rosemont, Pennsylvania received an extra special gift –  Faith! A beautiful female golden retriever from Montgomery County’s SPCA, Faith […]

Pope Francis’ 2016 Message for Lent

“I desire mercy, and not sacrifice” (Mt 9:13). “The works of mercy on the road of the Jubilee” 1. Mary, the image of a Church which evangelizes because she is […]

Care of Our Common Home During Lent

By Terri MacKenzie, SHCJ Lent, which begins February 10, offers the perfect time to connect the Sunday Scripture readings with Pope Francis’ “urgent appeal … for a new dialog about how […]

Hope Partnership for Education Celebrates Kwanzaa

Rose Martin, RSM – Executive Director, Hope Partnership for Education The holidays shone brightly at Hope Partnership this year. Our middle-school students decked the halls with beautifully decorated Christmas trees […]

Washington School for Girls Alumna Returns

Sr. Mary Bourdon, RJM – Head of School, Washington School for Girls In December, Washington School for Girls (WSG) hired Jaztina Somerville, WSG ’06, to join the Office of Student […]