Daughters of Jesus Associates in Canada
Who are they ?
The Associates of the Daughters of Jesus are men and women who are attracted by the spirituality of the Daughters of Jesus and wish to live according to its spirit. These people, whether married or single, priests or laity, wish to deepen their faith with others, and live their baptism more fully.They are invited to:
- Nourish their life of faith at the origins of the Congregation and its charism
- Understand the signs of the presence of God in their lives
- Make life more human here and now, as Jesus did
- Seek the specific Gospel values which they must live in their own church
- Reflect together on the meaning of their commitment, on what the world and the Church expect of them.
By means of :
- Personal prayer and re-reading of life…
- Sharing on the spiritual heritage of the Congregation, its origins and history, on the people who have shaped it
- Groups for reflection and sharing which are places of renewal and formation
- The opportunity to belong to an authorised group officially recognised by the Congregation.
Where are the Associates found in Canada ?
The Associates started in Three Rivers at the beginning of the 80s. They have spread gradually to the provinces of Rimouski and Edmonton.