„Our zeal must embrace the hole world“
St. Mary Euphrasia Pelletier


The Sisters of the Good Shepherd
of the Province of Austria - Switzerland - Czech Republic
extend to you a warm welcome to their Homepage.
 We are 60 sisters living in 9 communities.

Our religious Congregation includes approximately 3.620 Sisters in more than 70 countries around the world.

“Inspired by the creative audacity of St. Mary Euphrasia,
her prophetic and radical response to the needs of her time”*,
we want to give our opinion regarding the signs of the time
and respond to them…
 *Document of the Congregational Chapter 2009 

The Congregation is an accredited NGO with consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)

Our offices are in New York, Geneva and Vienna.