Today, 8 February, is the Feast of St Josephine Bakhita, a Sudanese nun, who as a child had the traumatic experience of being a victim of human trafficking. The Unions of Superiors and Superiors General of Religious Institutes have organized the Day of Prayer and Awareness against Human Trafficking
Le 8 février est la Journée mondiale de prière et d’action contre la traite des êtres humains.
« Ils nous ont témoigné une humanité peu ordinaire » (Actes 28,2)
The general government of the congregation was elected to a six-year term in July 2017. It is made up of the general prioress, Sr. Ysabel Barroso, three councilors, and a general treasurer: Sr. Therese Demers (United States), Sr. Therese Marie Boillat (Italy-Switzerland), Sr. Carmen Nelida Armas (Spain), and Sr. Gotzone Mezo Aranzibia (Spain).