Serving God with a dental drill and a smartphone

Dentist, Social Media Producer and Consecrated Sister. All these titles could be included in the job description of Sr. M. Paula Blum, Schoenstatt Sister of Mary, ISSM, from Ecuador. The 34-year-old is in her final year of studies to become a dentist and has a passion for spreading the “Good News” via Instagram. By Sr. […]

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ALWAYS THERE

July There is nothing that can prevent the good Lord from touching and meeting us.  J.K.   ALWAYS THERE “I still need to make my scroll,” remembered my mother. She was to travel soon with a group of pilgrims to Israel. She wanted to follow in the footsteps of Jesus – and the footsteps of […]

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“Christ – Our Assurance”

Corpus Christi Procession on Mt. Schoenstatt, Germany Confidence was demanded in the days preceding the Corpus Christi procession on Mt. Schoenstatt, Germany, because the weather report was not assuring, nor was the news of floods and inundations. Nevertheless, we sisters in Schoenstatt and our helpers confidently prepared. “We usually start cutting roses on Friday morning […]

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PRECIOUS

 June Whoever has the eyes of a child, is surrounded by wonders. J.K.   PRECIOUS   Recently I looked after Florie, age four. When I announced “Now we’re going outside for a little while,” she nodded very intelligently: “I’ll put on my mud pants!” I soon understood why they were so important. Lucky it is, […]

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Men and the Pilgrim MTA
of Schoenstatt
– Part 2 –

Testimonies and examples from men who experience the Pilgrim MTA We Schoenstatt Sisters of Mary, who work with the Apostolate of the Pilgrim MTA in Switzerland and Liechtenstein, receive much feedback about her visits to homes. It is mainly women who provide the feedback, but there are also testimonies and examples from men who experience […]

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Sr. M. Isabell on the importance of womanly thinking in theology

For centuries, men have predominantly overseen the academic domain of theology and key committees in the Church, but women have an essential role to play. Sr. M. Isabell Naumann, a Schoenstatt Sister of Mary, shares insights on her journey as a woman in various leadership roles within the Church. By Sr. Francine-Marie Cooper, ISSM “All […]

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Men and the Pilgrim MTA
of Schoenstatt
– Part 1 –

Testimonies and examples from men who experience the Pilgrim MTA. We Schoenstatt Sisters of Mary who work with the Apostolate of the Pilgrim MTA in Switzerland and Liechtenstein receive much feedback about her visits to homes. It is mainly women who provide the feedback, but there are also testimonies and examples from men who experience […]

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A Bishop in Brazil Seals the Covenant of Love with the Blessed Mother

Give me a soul that resonates with the shrine. When Bishop Devair Aráujo da Fonseca from the Diocese of Piracicaba in the state of São Paulo/Brazil, spent a day at the Schoenstatt Tabor Center in Atibaia/São Paulo, he experienced the dedication of a home shrine by Bishop Milton Kenan Júnior from the Diocese of Barretos, […]

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FLOODS DESTROY AREAS IN SOUTHERN BRAZIL

Rio Grande do Sul is experiencing its worst natural disaster to date. The state has been hit by heavy rains and tornadoes since April 27. Of the state’s 497 cities, around 450 have been affected in some way. Some rivers have risen and flooded everything, others have caused landslides destroying houses as a result of […]

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