Our mission

The Congregation of the Little Sisters of the Assumption was founded in 1865 in France, at the beginning of industrialization, by Fr Etienne PERNET, Assumptionist, and Antoinette FAGE with the aim of “procuring the Glory of God by the salvation of the poor and little ones”.

OUR MISSION IN IMAGES
SOLIDARITY

He is the human face of God. By his incarnation he set out ona path of solidarity with all of humanity. To contemplate his life from his birth in Bethlehem, his life in Nazareth, his passing through Galilee to the cross, is to contemplate a God of such tenderness for those considered to be unimportant that he came to identify himself with them, to share their fate., He is the one whom we Little Sisters bear engraved in our hearts since the foundation of the Congregation

JUSTICE – PEACE-INTEGRITY OF CREATION

A vision of the world, a way of living in it.
Together with other Christians, with men and women of good will, we strive for effective solidarity and integrity of creation to contribute to the realization of a just and peaceful world.

RECIPROCITY

Our mission leads us in popular circles, towards the excluded, the voiceless, the displaced, attentive to the causes of family disintegration, especially among young people and women in difficulty.

COMMUNITY

In community, in the moments of community prayer, we meet around the Word of God and are sure of his love, we seek to transmit the joy that he gives us. Mary, in her Assumption, strengthens our hope.

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Pour l'environement des jeunes replantent des arbres pour remplacer ceux qui ont brulé

Mission in Brazil for Justice, Peace and environment

Minas Gerais : It is the state in Brazil where there is the greatest concentration of iron ore.  A state that is rich in natural resources and explored in all[…]

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4 little sisters of the assumption recieve her missionary sending

Missionary Sending of 4 Little Sisters

Sr. Annette will be attending the Assembly of the Congregation in Paris from April 5-15, 2019. Today she had the joy of attending the Celebration of the 120th Anniversary of[…]

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Rencontre a Rome des Petites soeurs de l'Assomption sur l'interculturalité

UISG session in Rome “To invest our diversity in interculturality”

Interculturality begins with valuing our differences and the work for going out to encounter on the basis of these. So, the common house becomes the house where each may feel[…]

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Our presence

The Little Sisters of the Assumption are present in 20 countries of all continents.

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By choosing to put God first in our lives, we find deep happiness, and the freedom of God’s children. This happiness, this freedom, it is with all our contemporaries that we would like to share them.

Perhaps religious life in the Little Sisters of the Assumption can also be a way of life and joy for you? Crazy idea? But take the time to consider it!

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