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Taizé Prayer Service at Villa
June 12, 2017

                          By Sister Kim-Phuong Tran Taizé Prayer was first brought to the Ruah Center at Villa de Matel around twenty years ago by Elizabeth and Al Turner. Both are American History professors living in Houston. Elizabeth and Al come from a Baptist faith… View Article

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Salvadoran Cardinal-Designate Dedicates Appointment to Blessed Romero
June 12, 2017

Bishop Gregorio Rosa Chavez dedicated his appointment as El Salvador’s first Catholic Cardinal to his longtime friend and mentor, Blessed Oscar Romero, a slain archbishop who has come to symbolize the small Central American country’s fight for justice. Cardinal-designate Rosa Chavez said he was surprised by a 5 a.m. call on May 21, with news… View Article

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Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word Celebrate Significant Jubilees
June 12, 2017

On Saturday, May 27, 2017, in the company of family, friends, and CCVI Sisters, the following Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, Houston, Texas celebrated their Jubilees: • Diamond Jubilarians: Sisters Margret Bulmer and Rosalita Weber; • Golden Jubilarians: Sisters Jeanne Mary Connell and Rosanne Popp. The Sisters joyfully celebrated their Jubilee of Religious… View Article

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Sisters Visit Bishop Dubuis’ Former House & Church in Castroville, Texas
June 12, 2017

By Sister Esther Njeri Rambagia This past Friday, May, 12, 2017, Sisters Chinyere Okore, Pauline Troncale, Symphonie Giao-Huong Ngoc Ngo, and I began our journey to Castroville. This was a wonderful opportunity for us. As all CCVIs are aware, Castroville is the place where our founder, Bishop Claude Marie Dubuis, began his ministry. In fact,… View Article

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Blessing & Ribbon-Cutting for the New CHRISTUS Outpatient Center
June 12, 2017

On April 26, CCVI Leadership and Sisters attended the ribbon cutting and blessing of the new 36,500-square-foot CHRISTUS Southeast Texas Outpatient Center Mid County for patient care, which brings high-quality health care once found only in large hospital campuses to the Port Neches, Groves, Nederland and Port Arthur, Texas communities. CHRISTUS Southeast Texas Outpatient Center… View Article

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St. Michael Community and Carrigoran House Celebrate Sesquicentennial Anniversary
May 4, 2017

by Sister Gerard Earls, CCVI A bright sunny Spring day on March 25th, 2017, marked the Sesquicentennial Celebration of the Congregation of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, in County Clare, Ireland. The event began with the celebration of the Eucharist with the main celebrant being Bishop Fintan Monahan, Bishop of the Diocese… View Article

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