Tag: homeless

April 7, 2017

Sister Anne Marie Striegl- 60th Jubilee

Sister Anne Marie Striegl (Sister John Bosco) graduated from D’Youville College before entering the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart….

April 7, 2017

Sister Virginia Taylor- 70th Jubilee

A true missionary at heart, Sister Virgina Taylor (Sister Anne Virginia) answered a call to Lima Peru in 1963. Trained…

April 7, 2017

Sister Jane O’Connor- 70th Jubilee

Sister Jane O’Connor (Sister Gabriel Marie), like many Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart, began her ministry in education, teaching…

October 31, 2016


Our motto is “Creating a Compassionate World” and this month we bring you a selection of ways that our Sisters…

September 27, 2016

Food for Thought

We are grateful to Sister Pat Connolly for sharing bits of wisdom she has found as prayer aides. We invite…

October 20, 2015

Volunteer opportunity

Advocates for Homeless & Those in Need (AHTN), in Lower Bucks County, PA, runs year-long missions serving the homeless and…

September 29, 2015

The Joy of (sorting) Socks!

The official day for Sock sorting will be Friday October 16, the Feast day of St. Marguerite D’Youville. St. Marguerite…

July 29, 2015

Sock it to Me!

Have you ever donated to a clothing drive? Did you ever have a pair of socks without holes to donate?…

July 1, 2015

The Homeless Are Part of Our Family, too

  The media hype around Pope Francis’ visit to Philadelphia reminds one of Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem on the…

September 4, 2014

Between Homes. A meditation on true need.

In Christian scriptures, Jesus makes clear by both word and action that unlike the foxes and the birds, he has…

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