“Keep the presence of God in all your actions”.

(Marie Poussepin)

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Lectio Divina: Second Sunday in Advent - Year C

Reus (Spain), Sr. ANA ISABEL PÉREZ, December 5, 2021.- “Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight… and all flesh shall see the salvation of God” (Lk 3, 4-6). During this Advent season in which we begin the...

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Assembly of the Bishops of France

Tours (France), Sr. Rosario Amelia Garcés del Castillo.- The Bishops of France and the Apostolic Nuncio, Mgr. Celestino Migliore, gathered in Lourdes from November 2 to 8, 2021 for their Autumn Plenary Assembly.

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Lectio Divina: First Sunday of Advent - Year C

Paris (France), SR. MARÍA FABIOLA VELÁSQUEZ MAYA, November 28, 2021.- Luke 21,25 - 28.34-36. I sincerely believe that, both for you and for me, today's Gospel from St. Luke, announcing the end times, just when we...

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Meeting of the Laity of the Dominicans of the...

Peru, Bolivia and Aconcagua, Marie Poussepin’s Laity, 11/16/2021, Claudio H. Veloso, Missionary of the Presentation, Chile.- We, lay people and sisters of the Province of Los Andes and Vice Province of Aconcagua,...

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Official Website of the Dominican Sisters of the Presentation

Welcome to the new official website of the Dominican Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin. From this site we will present the most relevant news about our Congregation, in addition you will be able to know who we are, what is our mission and who was Marie Poussepin, our Foundress. If you are a Dominican Sister of the Presentation, the Reserved Area will enable you to have access to the documents of our Congregation and the latest internal news.

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Our identity

As Dominican Sisters of Charity of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin, we are an international religious congregation, present in 36 countries. Following in the footsteps of our Foundress, Marie Poussepin, we are united in community, to

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Our history

The life of Marie Poussepin develops within almost two equal periods: the first in her hometown, Dourdan, from 1653-1695; the second in Sainville from 1696-1744.

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Pastoral of Vocations

In this complex context of our human experience, like in a stormy sea that rocks our boat,lacking attractive events for those of us who have been assigned to write a page in the "book of life" on a daily basis, voices of bewilderment, fear and

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Calendar

Pasqua / Pâques / Easter
12/04/2020.- Pasqua / Pâques / Easter
 
Los Andes, Capítulo provincial / Los Andes, Chapitre provincial / Los Andes, Provincial Chapter (2)
13/01/2020 - 18/01/2020.- Los Andes, capítulo provincial 2/ Los Andes, chapitre provincial 2/ Los Andes, Provincial Chapter 2 -  Casa Mère St. Pierre, Lima (Perú)
 

Justice and Peace

Reflection on Justice

Sr. Marta Elena Vélez, delegate of Justice and Peace - Spain.- The reality of our broken world demands of us a response to justice, which becomes a continuous and intense search for causes. In every General Chapter, Provincial Chapter, Enlarged General Council (EGC), this theme resounds with demanding generosity, reaffirming our commitment to JUSTICE, PEACE AND INTEGRITY OF CREATION, to combat against all forms of violence, poverty and to defend above all the dignity of the human person, giving priority to the option in the peripheries, where "life cries out".

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Solidarity

Our solidarity will leave its footprints in the present and in the future

Let us renew the spirituality of the Charism of our Foundress, whom privation, poverty, need, and hunger moved and motivated her to leave and go forth to meet all those who were waiting for her service of Charity in solidarity.

Our witness today is to assume a style of life characterized by simplicity, austerity and work in today’s society that not only consumes us, but also makes us compulsive consumers. The way we use our resources and assets and the choices we make tell the world a lot about who we are and what our values are. It is an urgent need to rethink about the ethical criteria that governs our economy and ensure our objective of the common good that is the proclamation of the Gospel.

Our solidarity will leave its footprints in the present and in the future, if we really witness with our actions the quality of our evangelical poverty, that leads us to give generously our "five loaves and two fish".

Source: 55th General Chapter - 2019 

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The Congregation in the World...

Present in 4 continents

Today, the Dominican Sisters of the Presentation, faithful to the project of their Foundress, work to serve the Church in 36 countries, on four continents. Marie Poussepin designed a way. Following in her footsteps, others after her, as heirs of her Charism, respond to the calls of their time...