COVID-19 responses by SSND

Inspirational Reflections

Feel free to download a PDF of any publications listed with a link below. Print copies of some publications may be requested through our Publications Order Form.

Newsletters & Magazines

Trust & Dare (2020) Annual publication for family, friends and benefactors of the School Sisters of Notre Dame in Africa, Asia and North America.

Shalom News North America – an e-publication of the School Sisters of Notre Dame that provides timely information for reflection and action on priority matters of justice, peace, and integrity of creation.

 Good News from Africa (Summer 2020)

InMission (2020) – Annual congregational newsletter from the Generalate in Rome.

Prayer Resources

Stories for Reflection and Prayer

These stories can be used at the beginning of board or faculty/staff meetings to provide ongoing education. Each story illustrates SSND values, comes with questions for reflection and sharing, and prayer petitions. The entire process is designed to take 15-20 minutes.

Explosion on the Mississippi
Blessed Theresa is called to America
Sister Caroline Arrives in New York City
Visit to Sisters behind the Iron Curtain


SSND History

For Children

Caroline’s Dream (an animated biography of Blessed Theresa Gerhardinger by Sister Mary Magdalen Nomoto, translated by Sister Maureen Brinker)

Coloring Pages for students and school groups. The coloring sheet features images of Blessed Theresa Gerhardinger and Mother Caroline Friess on one side and quotes from Blessed Theresa on the other. You can download and print the two-sided coloring page here.

Artwork by SSND

Cards by Gen – Ministry of Art and Design by Sister Genevieve Cassani