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Thank you Sister Anne Marie Dolan for 35 years of service to homebound patients

February 23, 2018

Sr. Anne Marie Dolan is a native of Philadelphia. She attended St. Matthew Catholic School and St. Hubert Catholic High School for Girls. She entered the order of the Sisters of the Redeemer on October 15, 1976 at the age of 35. At the beginning of February, Sr. Anne retired as a certified home-health aide...

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Called to Life a Lenten series

February 20, 2018

Ever asked yourself, “what is the meaning between my life and work?” This Lent, join Redeemer Ministry Corps to take time to listen to God’s call your life. Called to Life is a 6 week small group program, beginning February 20, where you will have the opportunity to explore and deepen the connection between your...

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Newsletter February 2018

January 29, 2018

Upcoming Events World Day of  Consecrated Life February 2nd  2018 What is this day about? Come and Sea Discernment Weekend: February 2 – 4, 2018 5:00PM Friday—2:00PM Sunday Chestnut Hill College Curious about religious life? Asking what difference would this life choice make for me and the life of the world? Come and join other...

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Come and Sea Discernment Weekend

January 28, 2018

COME AND ‘SEA’ DISCERNMENT WEEKEND February 2 – 4, 2018 5:00PM on Friday until 2:00PM on Sunday Curious about religious life? Asking what difference would this life choice make for me and the life of the world? Come and join other women and men, ages 21-45, who are exploring these questions.  At Chestnut Hill College...

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Our farm family is growing

January 23, 2018

Under the care of Sr. Ana Dura our farm at Redeemer Valley Garden is expanding. In addition to the chickens, roosters, ducks, rabbits and goats we now have three sheep. They are all female. Two are East Friesian Dairy Sheep. You’ll easily be able to recognize them because they have tails. Socks is black and...

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9 Days for Life focuses on prayer and action for every person’s life

January 19, 2018

The Annual 9 Days for Life campaign, which is sponsored by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Pro-Life Activities runs Thursday, January 18-Friday, January 26. It surrounds the annual Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children, which occurs on the anniversary of Roe v. Wade. 9 Days for Life...

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Sister Kimberly Ann Kessler professes her Perpetual Vows

January 18, 2018

Sr. Kimberly Ann Kessler professed her Perpetual Vows as a Sister of the Redeemer on December 9 at the Redeemer Sisters’ Chapel in Huntingdon Valley. Her journey as a Sister began long before the Affiliate stage. (Read more about the journey of becoming a sister.) “Kim” grew up in Northeast Philadelphia, attending Redeemer Lutheran Grade...

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Students take the Urban Plunge during winter break

January 18, 2018

For over a decade, over winter break, Redeemer Ministry Corps and the Sisters of the Redeemer welcome a group of 5-6 college students from the University of Notre Dame for their 48-hour Urban Plunge experience.  The Urban Plunge is a one-credit experiential learning course designed to provide students the opportunity to learn about the root...

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Words of Healing for our Global Community

January 17, 2018

-To Sisters of the Redeemer throughout the world and to our Global Community- This past week, a horribly offensive comment – reportedly made at the highest level of the United States government – was extensively reported and repeated in the media. While responsibility for the remark in question has not been accepted, the words it...

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Newsletter January 2018

December 29, 2017

Happy New Year! “The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord let his face shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord look upon you kindly and give you peace.” Numbers 6:24-26 January 1, 2018 51st World Day of Peace Read Pope Francis’ message “Migrants and Refugees: Men and Women in search of peace” Upcoming Events New Year’s Day...

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