From August 26th to September 6th, 2016, the Congress of Provincial Superiors will take place in the Motherhouse in Ingenbohl.
The sisters in charge of the 13 provinces and 3 vicariates, with one of her councilors, will come together for consultations, exchange and encounters with the sisters of the General Team.
There will be 51 participants altogether. Our international Congregation which is engaged in 20 different countries on four continents, is represented by this group of participants in the Congress.
The central theme of the Congress of this year is:
„Facilitating the Process of Transition“
Special aims of the Congress are:
Promoting the unity within the Congregation
Celebrating the common vocation and our charism and confirm each other on this way
Dealing in a common process with the theme „Leadership in Processes of Change “
Working on focal points of the theme
Offer possibilities for exchange and encounter
foster the exchange of information
The Congress will begin with a day of silence and reflection, giving the participants the possibility for an “inner arrival” as well.
Accompanied professionally by a member of LNE GmbH, for two days the participants will exchange and reflect on the central theme and work on it in a creative way.
All through the Congress, the group will be accompanied by the moderator, Sister Mirjam Altenhofen SSpS.
During the Congress, Father Timo Masar will daily celebrate Eucharist with the participants, and thus accompany the Congress spiritually.