News about the Pauline life

KOREA
Spread Your Wings Over Me

The Daughters of St. Paul have released the third album of their CD music series on prayer. The new collection, entitled Spread Your Wings, contains twelve songs and hymns composed and sung by the FSPs, with the exception of the title song, which is the Swedish hymn, Spread Your Wings Over Me. Kwon Oh-Joon collaborated…

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PHILIPPINES
Children’s Day in Binondo

On 9 Dec 2018, the Juniors of the Pauline Family held a catechetical day for the children of Nuestra Señora de la Soledad Parish in Camba, a poor area of Binondo, the “Chinatown” of Manila. The Juniors were warmly welcomed by the parish priest, the families of the parish, and over 100 children who enthusiastically

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Czech Republic
Are We Holy?

Our Lady of the Snows parish, Prague, once again hosted a vocation encounter for young people, organized by men and women religious of the Archdiocese. The theme of the meeting, Are we saints? was in continuity with the encounters held in previous years: Are we normal? Do we belong to God? Are we brave?

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KOREA
A History of Images with the Words of God

Forty-seven years ago, the FSPs opened a Media Center in the heart of Myeongdong, a district of Seoul filled with many expensive buildings and streets that are teeming with pedestrians, both locals and tourists. However only a very small number of these people are interested in reading and cultural proposals. Over the years, the sisters… Read more »

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INDIA
Christmas Concert

In preparation for Christmas, the FSPs of Bandra held a concert, which has by now become an annual event. The sisters sought to draw the audience into the experience with the help of a narrator who recounted between songs the most significant moments leading up to the birth of Jesus. The choir of six Daughters… Read more »

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GREAT BRITAIN
Small Signs of Celebration

Every Tuesday during the Advent season, children from some of the schools in the Archdiocese of Glasgow, Scotland, gather in our Pauline Book and Media Center located in that city to guide a small prayer liturgy around the Advent wreath. After the prayer service, the choir performs some songs that help to create the magic… Read more »

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PASKISTAN
A Testimony from Faisalabad

It is hard to believe in miracles but we FSPs of Pakistan have personally experienced one and we can’t help but sing the wonders of the Lord! When the Bishop of Faisalabad surprised us with the request to open a book center in his diocese (we had opened a new community in Multan just a… Read more »

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So that the World Will Return To Thinking

So that the World Will Return To Thinking: Reason, Faith and Hope in an Era of Populism: this is the title of the conference delivered by Czech theologian, philosopher and essayist, Fr. Tomáš Halík, at a book launch held by Paulinas Editora in Lisbon on 21 November. About 400 people attended the event, which was…

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ITALY
A Book Is a Caress of the Heart

Librixloro is the name of a solidarity initiative carried out every December for the small patients of pediatric oncology wards in various Italian hospitals. Its slogan, A Book Is a Caress of the Heart, expresses the importance that books can have for sick children who are obliged to undergo long periods of hospitalization…

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NIGERIA
Presentation of the Book Understanding and Overcoming Abuse

The Daughters of St. Paul of Abuja held a book presentation to express their commitment to promoting awareness of the problem of abuse in its various forms. The book, entitled Understanding and Overcoming Abuse, was written by two Daughters of St. Paul: Sr. Oluwakemi Akinleye and Sr. Angela Killeo. The presentation took place in the FSP…

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