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Catch up with the latest from FMDM around the world.


FMDMSA Chapter of Mats in Lusaka

26/01/2020

On 30 December 2019, Sisters from Zambia and Zimbabwe gathered for FMDMSA Chapter of Mats held in Lusaka and to celebrate the Feast of the Divine Motherhood. To read more, click here FMDMSA Chapter of Mats

Obituary ~ Sister Hilda Harold FMDM

05/01/2020

Please pray for the soul of our dear Sister Hilda who died peacefully on 5th January 202o in La Verna, Ladywell Convent Godalming, Surrey. Requiem Mass was celebrated on 21st January followed by burial in Ladywell Cemetery. May she rest in eternal peace. Eulogy for Sister Hilda Harold

Obituary ~ Sister Anne Therese McAteer FMDM

03/01/2020

Please pray for the soul of our dear Sister Anne Therese who died peacefully in Franciscan Convent, Ballinasloe, Co Galway, Ireland on 3rd January 2020. Requiem Mass was celebrated Sunday 5th January followed by burial at Creagh cemetery Ballinasloe. May she rest in eternal peace. Eulogy Sr Anne Theresa McAteer

Feast of the Divine Motherhood

02/01/2020

The Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Mother of God in the beginning of the New Year. It is also the Patronal Feast of the Franciscan Missionaries of the Divine Motherhood (FMDM) and sisters worldwide celebrate this feast with a special liturgy. In our Motherhouse at Ladywell Convent, the Eucharist was celebrated with great rejoicing [...]

Obituary ~ Sister Angela Clare Priddey FMDM

26/12/2019

Please pray for the soul of our dear Sister Angela Clare who died peacefully on 25th December 2019 in La Verna, Ladywell, Godalming, Surrey – aged 99 years. Requiem Mass was celebrated on 22nd January followed by burial in Ladywell Cemetery. May she rest in eternal peace.

Christmas Greetings

25/12/2019

A CHRISTMAS MOMENT – Meister Eckhart “Today we celebrate the Eternal Birth which God the Father has borne and never ceases to bear in all eternity. But if it takes not place in me, what avails it? Everything lies in this, that it should take place in me.” May this Christmas season bring you joy, [...]

African Formation Gathering in Ireland

05/11/2019

Formation Programme for Temporary Professed Sisters Every August, our Temporary Professed Sisters accompanied by their formators gather together for the whole month. This year, the venue was in IRELAND. It is a time for them to re-connect and share life experiences with each other as well as receive input on various topics. From 1 – [...]