Sisters of St. Martha of Antigonish

Experiencing COP26 as a virtual delegate

This November, I had the pleasure of being part of an ecumenical (virtual) delegation to COP26, the UN Climate Conference hosted this year by the United Kingdom and held in Glasgow.

July 16, 1900: First Sisters of St. Martha Arrived in Antigonish

Learn a bit about the Sisters of St. Martha, then and now, in this brief article and video.

Future of Marthas is ‘hope-filled’

Joanne O’Regan met her first ‘Martha’ in the late 1990s. “I remember thinking, ‘I like the way they are in the world,’” she said Wednesday of her first impression of the Antigonish-based Sisters of St. Martha. Though raised a Roman Catholic in Toronto, O’Regan hadn’t...

Installation of Solar Panels at the Sisters of St. Martha in Nova Scotia

Aaron Beswick of The Chronicle Herald reports on the increasing number of homes and businesses in Nova Scotia who are using solar panels including the Sisters of St. Martha: In 2008, the Sisters of St. Martha were looking to continue a long tradition of acting on...