News and Events
Our Lady of Chartres Convent, Philippine Province
Makes Factory Line Assembly of Face Shields
Mission Send-Off of Sr. Marie Ky
During Vespers, a simple mission send-off was held at the Generalate Chapel on October 8, 2020 for Sr. Marie Ky, a missionary in Rome but re-missioned to France.
Prior to this, on the last week of September another mission-send off for Sr. Marthe Ny and Sr. Justine was also held. They were assigned to France also.
Commemoration of the Arrival
of the First SPC Missionaries in Indonesia
The Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres in Indonesia held a Thanksgiving Eucharistic Celebration to commemorate the arrival of the first missionaries in Indonesia.
Indonesia despite a Muslim country is also blessed of Christian vocation in our congregation.
Closure of the Torpignattara Community in Rome
After 90 years of presence and service in Torpignattara. The Paschal dimension of our life and mission is an inevitable reality.
The property has been entrusted to the Diocese of Rome.
A thanksgiving mass was held at Sta Maria Medtriace Parish on September 19, 2020.
God’s Outpouring Blessing in SPC Congo
Five years ago, the Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres (SPC) started its mission in Congo Brazzaville, the Republic of Congo. Two communities were established: in Mbota which is a pastoral center and in Mvouti where a dispensary, a nursery school, and a formation house were set up by the missionaries from the Philippines, Thailand, Madagascar, and Haiti and later from another sister in Vietnam.
After 5 years of toil and challenges, they held their first profession ceremony for their two young sisters.
SPC Congo is under the auspices of the Generalate.
The Christmas in August,
The Exhibition to Save the Earth
by Sr. Jo Kyu-hee (Elizabeth)
In the world where everything seems to have stopped due to COVID-19, a global pandemic that swept the world, Sr. Elizabeth's (Seoul Province) hands had moved busily to prepare an exhibition to give peace and comfort to those who are depressed by the limited activities and a bad economy caused by COVID-19.
SPC Generalate Chaplain was appointed Bishop by Pope Francis
On Thursday, July 23, Pope Francis appointed Fr. Félicien Ntambue Kasembe, CICM to shepherd the people of God in Kabinda Diocese, Democratic Republic of Congo which has been vacant since October 2018.
Bishop Félicien has been serving as one of the General Councilors of the Scheutists since 2017. He is one of the CICM priests who celebrates mass for the sisters in the Generalate.
PéléVTT Marian Pilgrimage in France
PéléVTT is a Marian Pilgrimage for the intergenerational evangelization of young people from ages 11-18 years old. They visit Marian shrines or cathedrals using the motorbikes.
Sr. Marie Bénédicte SPC, is a young missionary sister from Danang, Vietnam. Missioned in France, she participates in the yearly Marian pilgrimage team by motorbike known as PéléVTT. Sr Anne Christina, a young sister in temporary vow and 3 aspirants: Anne, Marthe and Catherine join her for this year's mountain biking pilgrimage.
SPC Thailand, Alive in Faith
Thailand, a Buddhist country with only 0.46% Catholics all over the country, calls for a great feat to promote vocation. And even amidst the pandemic crisis, the SPC Formation Program in Thailand for young sisters was fully alive.
Seminars and activities for bible studies to enrich and cultivate their faith and vocation were shared among the young sisters led by Sr. Theresa Punnachet.
Jubilee Celebration at the Generalate
SPC Congo: Reception Ceremony
Archdiocese of Daegu, Koinonia: Pope Francis’ "Program on The Life of Faith”
Mother Goretti's Letter
Sr. Jo Kyu-hee, Silver Prize Awardee
Sr. Jo Kyu-hee from Seoul Province won the silver prize award during the 40th International Contemporary Art Exhibition.
SPC Formators from Australia and East Timor
Join the Formation Program organized by UISG.
New Students in Rome
The new students who were sent by their Provincial Superiors to study in Rome this year are from Vietnam: Danang and Saigon; and from South Korea: Daegu and Seoul.
They are Sr. Angela Yee (Daegu), Sr. Elizabeth Yang and Sr. Martina Kim (Seoul), Sr. Therese Cuong (Saigon), Sr. Marie Tran (Saigon), Sr. Lucie (Saigon) and Sr. Therese Phuong (Saigon).