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Our Lady of Kibeho in Saskatoon

Our Lady of Kibeho (Rwanda) continues to share her message in North America. This weekend the presentation was in Saskatoon, Canada to the brothers and sisters in the Emmanuel Community here. The call to offer our pains and sufferings for the salvation of souls was clearly received even by the many children who adored Jesus […]

Community day in Alpharetta GA

Have you tried bilingual praise? In the Georgia/Alabama Community we are practicing Spanish/English praise. It was a great joy to share our Community Day with the Spanish speaking group last Sunday. We went to mass at 9am at St Thomas Aquinas and the adults got together to listen to the Borgmans’ teaching on the Rosary, […]

PA Community Day: the Teaching of the...

Last Sunday, PA had their monthly Community Day. It was a joyful and prayerful day of gathering, with plenty of laughs, good food, and faith sharing. The climax was “Praying the rosary“, a teaching video by Richard and Danelle Borgman. The video offers an inspiring reflection how the rosary can become the vibrant center of […]

Step towards priesthood for Lynx

Last Sunday, our community brother Lynx took the second step towards his priesthood by being instituted as an Acolyte! Let us support him with our daily prayers and rejoice in this gift to all of us! Patricia (PA)

Former New York EC family looks for h...

Bonjour! We are a French family living in Bordeaux, France, who are looking for a female au pair from mid-January until mid-August to help with our young and growing family! Since we are expecting our third child at the end of April 2018, the au pair will be primarily focused with our children Inès (2.5 […]

Detroit Community kicks off year with...

Detroit started off their community year in a very special place. We all gathered together at the soon to be Blessed Solanus Casey Center. This saint was originally from Wisconsin but after much moving around with the Franciscan Capuchins, he ended up in Detroit where he touched many hearts with his spiritual counseling, simplicity and […]

Prayer request from new bishop of Inn...

Dear all, Our brother priest, Hermann Glettler, who was just named as bishop of Innsbruk (Austria), has recorded a little video in English, French and German in order to ask for the prayer of his brothers and sisters. Hubert (FR)

A gathering like no other

Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! ~ Philippians 4:4 First Sunday of autumn, but you really feel more like summer. It is a beautiful day and we have so many reasons to rejoice in the Lord. All the Emmanuel Community members and friends from the Boston area are gathering in […]

Welcome Avila Rose

The Community in Minneapolis has gotten bigger by one! Avila Rose was born to Jacqueline and Patrick Kane. She is much loved and welcomed by all – and especially by her older siblings: Olivia, Virginia, Thomas and Vianney! A little message from Jacqueline: ” Last Saturday – September 30th- we had a healthy baby girl. […]

Mercy Night in New Jersey

Join in a night of Eucharistic Adoration, Confession, Testimonies, Mercy Prayer Groups and Praise as we meet the Lord for a heart to Heart encounter centered on Thanksgiving for His countless benefits! When? Friday, October 13 @ 8:00PM Where? Saint Catherine of Siena Catholic Church 339 Pompton Avenue in Cedar Grove, New Jersey If you […]

Community day in Northern California

The Northern California Community (8 members of the East Bay household and 4 members of the Peninsula household) had a lovely Community day this Sunday to kick-off the Marian year! After attending mass, all gathered at Paul and Camille’s house in Mountain View to praise, listen to Laurent Landete’s message to open the Marian year, […]

Fatima Shrine Pilgrimage

On September 13, I pilgrimaged to the World Apostolate for Fatima in Washington, New Jersey. You were all spiritually part of this pilgrimage that gave the grace of a plenary indulgence. There was time for silent prayer in the chapel, reception of the sacrament of reconciliation, a procession while praying the rosary on the grounds […]

Community day in Minnesota

On September 9th, we opened the Marian year as a local Emmanuel Community here in Minnesota. With a total of 11 Adults, 10 children (plus a sweet little one in utero), we made the two and a half hour trek to the beautiful Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in La Crosse, Wisconsin. We began […]

Welcome a new EC family in Alabama

We are happy to welcome a new EC family in our “deep South”! Meet the Piganeau family: We are a French family that recently moved in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Pierre-Eloi works for a Tire plant as production shop manager and Berenice quit her job as we left France in order to support our 3 daughters in […]

Opening of the Marian Year by Laurent...

Dear brothers and sisters, The Feast of the Nativity of Mary on September 8, marks the beginning of our Marian Year that will last till the Feast of the Assumption on August 15, 2018. For each of these Marian Feast of the Liturgical year, we will meditate, step by step, on the meaning of one […]

Mission in Miami – one year lat...

In May 2016, the Emmanuel Community in Miami and Blessed Trinity parish had the immense blessing of welcoming the ESM Rome students for an Easter Mission. As you can read in previous blogs, the mission was an absolute success filled with overwhelming graces from our Lord. Fast forward almost a year later and once again […]

Creation of the Clerical Association ...

Paris, 30 August 2017 For the attention of all members of the Emmanuel Community, Dear brothers and sisters, Today at 2 pm, the creation of the Clerical Association of the Emmanuel Community will be made public. We wanted to give you in slight advance these important news for the community. The Congregation for the Clergy […]

Off to Manila, I need your help!

Off to Manila, I need your help!

I have now begun making my way towards Manila. This brings me to think more and more about this new adventure that I am about to embark on and why I chose the Emmanuel School of Mission. I really want to discover what their slogan ” Give all, get more” means to me. What is […]

Unexpected meeting in Philly

Michal: One sunny day this June I went to a daily mass, as I usually would. After the mass a young man came up to me – it was Matthew from DC. An unexpected meeting of a brother from the Community – what a joy! Matthew apparently came to Philly for a conference on Science, […]

Welcoming little Kolbe to the Church

On August 5th, the Twin Cities community was pleased to join two of its members, Tom and Heather Triplett, at the baptism of their fourth son, Kolbe Joseph Triplett. The baptism was presided over by their parish priest, Fr. Nathan LaLiberte, in the same church Heather and Tom were married in only 9 1/2 months […]