Servant Leadership

On February 2, 2018 Medical Mission Sisters in the Philippines participated in celebrating the Day of Consecrated Life. The Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines urged religious men and women to be real servant leaders. The washing of her feet by a consecrated person represented by Nympha symbolized the servanthood of religious to oppressed and marginalized people. The woman is an Overseas Filipino Worker or (OFW) who was injured on the job but received no medical help from her employer. The Filipino Embassy helped her to return to the Philippines but now she is unable to walk. The feet of an indigenous person, a farmer, a victim of Extra Judicial Killing, a Muslim and others each were washed by priests or religious