The Derby Leprosarium and Its Aboriginal Inmates
The Sisters of St John of God provided all the nursing care at the Leprosarium in Derby from when it opened in 1936 until it closed in 1986
The President of Ireland visits Irish Missionaries in Latin America
Michael D Higgins spoke of his appreciation of the work done by members of the various missionary orders of Ireland
Third World Day of Prayer, Reflection and Action Against Trafficking in Persons: 8th February
Join us in supporting this initiative and help contribute to the eradication of 'the terrible scourge of modern slavery in all its forms' (Pope Francis)
World Interfaith Harmony Week: 1st-7th February
We are called in a special way this week to be inclusive and to help build a society where all belong, regardless of their race, colour or creed.
World Day of the Sick: 11th February
As we mark this day, may all of us who are called to be health workers and caregivers draw renewed strength from the healing ministry of Christ in whose name we, Sisters of St John of God, minister.
Pray with Pope Francis throughout February 2017
We are all invited to join with Pope Francis and his worldwide prayer network in praying this month's intention: Welcome the Needy