The Missionary Sisters of the Precious Blood were founded on 8th September 1885 in South Africa by Abbot Francis Pfanner. The Congregation spread rapidly and in 1898 the first sisters arrived in Gare, Tanzania and in Bura Kenya in 1908. In 2005 a mission station was opened in the Nuba Mountains, Sudan. The East African Province now comprises three countries: Kenya, Tanzania (including Zanzibar) and Sudan.
We are an International Religious Congregation of Women called to live the Paschal Mystery and to witness to the redeeming love of Christ. As Missionaries, our Mission Field is the Kingdom of God that has no boundaries. We are Missionaries everywhere.
LOCATION: AFRICA:Kenya, Tanzania, Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, South Africa
AMERICA and CANADA
ASIA: South Korea, Philippines and Indonesia
OCEANIA: Papua New Guinea
EUROPE: Germany, Denmark, Portugal, Austria, The Netherlands, Italy
FOUNDER:Abbot Francis Pfanner
CO-FOUNDRESS: Mother Paula Emunds
MOTTO:”Ora et Labora”: “Pray and Work”
MISSION STATEMENT: Our Mission Field is God’s Kingdom which has no boundaries (We are Missionaries everywhere)
OUR SPIRITUALITY: We, the Missionary Sisters of the Precious Blood are called to live the Paschal Mystery and to witness to the redeeming love of Christ.
Our name is our also Mandate:To honour in a special way the Blood of Christ through which He redeemed all people.The cry of the crucified Jesus; “I thirst “urges us to hand on the great gift of our redemption to our wounded world. We live this spirituality concretely by declaring the Blood of Jesus as a source of Reconciliation, Healing, Peace and Joy.
APOSTOLATES: Our Apostolates include: Education, Health Care, Pastoral Ministry, Social Ministry (Care of Street Children, Orphans and the Aged), Administrative services
P.O. Box 56333 -00200 NAIROBI
Cell: 0721 795606 / 0719 746854