We are the Sisters of Jesus Good Shepherd, commonly
called Pastorelle, a name that expresses our
belonging to Christ and the grace to share his
We live as sisters in small communities inserted among the people,
sharing who we are and what we have in simplicity and joy.
In the journey that the Spirit has suggested to our Founder, the
James Alberione, we strive to make more and more space to
Christ Way, Truth and Life in our heart so that He may
live in us his mystery as Shepherd who gives life in
order to gather together the dispersed children of God and that all
may discover loved by the Father.
In the Church we take care to accompany the growth of the life in
Christ of the people of God, and we do it in cooperation with the
priests and with all who are called to the ministry of