Light for the World

No time of the year is as strongly marked by humanity’s longing for light, for brightness, for silence, as the time of Advent. For many Christians, this time before Christmas is a highpoint of the year. A great power of radiation emanates forth from it. It is consciously planned, treasured, and cultivated by many people. …

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Christ in the mall

Bringing Christ into Christmas It started in 2013 In 2013, the year of preparation for the centenary celebration of Schoenstatt’s foundation in October 2014, the Sisters in South Africa took on a new apostolate – CHRIST IN THE MALL! We all know that the days before Christmas are very busy – whether preparing for the …

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Visit to Kenya

Sr. M. Iona visits Kenya In August Sr. M. Iona from Cape Town South Africa travelled to Kenya for three weeks to visit members of the growing movement. Her journey took her to Nairobi, Saba Saba, to to Kabibi  near Bungoma in the north west of Kenya, and Mugoiri for a girl’s seminar where 85 …

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Sister M. Emilie Fascinates One woman recently said: “For many people, God is very distant. That’s why we need exemplary people who show us way to God.” Sister M. Emilie is such a person; her life had one goal: to win people for God. This well-known photo of Sister M. Emilie fascinates and motivates many …

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