Saint Julie’s influence is as alive today as it was over 200 years ago when she founded the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. Read More
In 2005, the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur (SNDdeN) initiated a Solar Energy Program in Africa. Sr. Lorraine Connell conceived an energy brainchild to improve the lives of our Sisters and the people whom they serve in places deprived of life's necessities. Read More
Sister of Notre Dame de Namur, Dorothy Stang, moved to Brazil 40 years ago to help poor farmers build independent futures for their families. She was shot to death Saturday, February 12, 2005, in Anapu, Para, a section of Brazil's Amazon rainforest. Read More
The UN General Assembly proclaimed 10 December as Human Rights Day in 1950, to bring to the attention ‘of the peoples of the world’ the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as the common standard of achievement for all peoples and all nations. Learn more
Notre Dame de Namur Sister Gwynette Proctor writes: "Keep on Teaching is particularly designed to assist catechists and youth ministers who serve in the African American Catholic Community." Components include: Sunday Readings throughout the Sunday School Year coupled with some African Proverbs, Lessons, Prayer Service and Closing Remarks. For more information call the Office of African American Catholic Ministries at 410-625-8472 or e-mail AACM@archbalt.org.