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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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“Currents” 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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No Christmas Vigil Mass this year

November 30, 2017

There will be no Christmas Vigil Mass this year at the Redeemer Sisters’ Chapel. There will be regular Sunday mass at 9 a.m.. Mass will be celebrated on Christmas day at 11 a.m.. This year Christmas falls on Monday. In the United States, going to one Sunday Mass on Christmas Eve will not fulfill the...

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“Currents” December 2017

November 29, 2017

Upcoming Events Christmas Day Mass—will be held at 11am on December 25th at the Redeemer Chapel.  All are welcome! December 8th – Feast of the Immaculate Conception  We celebrate this Feast of the Blessed Mother with a communal day of reflection as it is also the Feastday of our Province. There will be a Vigil Mass...

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Come & See Retreat Nov 17-19

November 7, 2017

The Sisters of the Redeemer are hosting a Come & See Retreat from Nov 17-19. This is a weekend retreat for women sensing the call to religious life or lay ministry. The weekend will be filled with prayer, sharing, social events, mass, and service activities. November 17-19 Friday 6pm- Sunday 3pm 1600 Huntingdon Pike Meadowbrook,...

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Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

November 7, 2017

The Redeemer Ministry Corps and Sisters of the Redeemer will be hosting a service night for Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week. On November 17 at 6:30 pm, we invite you to a simple supper where we will reflect on what we can do to end homelessness and hunger. We ask that you bring the following...

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“Currents” November 2017 Newsletter

October 31, 2017

Upcoming Events: Come & See Retreat:  “Giving Thanks; The Gift of Vocation” November 17—19th. Explore religious life and other forms of lay ministry while participating in our prayer, community and ministry. For more info please contact     Sr. Kimberly Kessler, CSR Eucharistic Adoration –1st Friday of each month.  All are welcome to make a visit to...

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