The first female monastery of Institute Servants of the Lord and the Virgin of Matara in Asia, Our Lady of Sheshan Monastery in Taiwan was officially founded on 2018
Vocations Series produced by the SSVM Northern Europe: Sr. Strength of Martyrs tell us how to give up everything to follow the calling of Christ.May all people follow God with generousity in whatever way God is calling us to live.
On the day of May 8, 2017, our IVE priests together with our SSVM sisters in Rome celebrated a solemn Mass for the Feast of Our Lady of Lujan. Fr. Gustavo Nieto, General Superior of the Institute of the Incarnate Word, in thanksgiving for the many benefits that we have received through her hands, offered a golden rose to our Lady. The Virgin Mary Most Holy is our Mother, Queen and principal intercessor of our Religious Family of the Incarnate Word. She always listens to our prayer, may through her intercession, obtain for us the grace of perseverance and sanctity, as well as the increase of holy vocations in our Religious Family and for the Universal Church.
A Missionary in Hong Kong belonging to the Institute Servants of the Lord and the Virgin of Matara (Mother Maria Wule, SSVM), a native Hong Kong people, shares her vocation story.
Interview in Canonese, with English substitles.
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IVE Youth Day 2017 held on 12 February 2017 in Lipa City, Batangas, Philippines. The theme of this year was "The Mighty One has done great things for me, and holy is his Name" (Lk 1:49) More than 600 people attended and enjoyed a youthful and joyful day with the priests and seminarians of the Institute of the Incarnate Word (IVE) and the religious sisters of the Servants of the Lord and the Virgin of Matara (SSVM).