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    Year of Consecrated Life

    In 2013, Pope Francis declared that a Year of Consecrated Life (YCL) be celebrated throughout the world.

    YCL will begin on the First Sunday of Advent, November 30, 2014. It will close on the World Day of Consecrated Life, February 2, 2016.

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    Chapter Statement

    In the summer of 2014 Sisters of Charity – Halifax developed a directional statement to guide the Congregation for the coming years.

    For insight into the theology of hospitality, click here to download an excerpt from Integritas, the published talks that issued from a round-table discussion at Boston College in the spring of 2013. While the purpose of the discussion was related to campus life, Aurelie Hagstrom’s theology of hospitality is helpful for us as we live into our Chapter statement.

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    90 Years in New York Booklet Available

    To request a copy, please contact available either:

    NY Office: (718)-651-1685

    Communications Office, Sisters of Charity Centre: (902)-406-8077

    or email: communications@schalifax.ca

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    New Leadership Team

    At its 20th General Chapter in July, close to 200 delegates from across Canada, eastern United States, Bermuda and Peru met in Halifax to decide on future directions and choose a new leadership team.

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    It’s Going to be Seton Ridge

    Close to 400 people attended a picnic on Sun., Aug. 10, on the site where the Sisters of Charity Motherhouse once stood, in Halifax, NS.  Southwest Properties, the company that will be developing a new community on the land, had invited Sisters, neighbours and others interested in the development. Southwest’s Chairman and CEO, Jim Spatz, […]

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