Days with Religious

Open House:

Meet the Religious

“I want to say one word to you and this word is joy. Wherever consecrated people are, there is always joy!” These words of Pope Francis capture the excitement of the religious men and women participating in this Year of Consecrated Life.   Religious houses around the country will be opening their doors on Sunday, February 8 for an Open House with Religious. Come and see our convents and meet religious sisters in your community.

APOSTOLIC LETTER OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS

EVENTS IN ROME

 

Quote of the Day

“Despite such a great variety of gifts, all those called by God to the practice of the evangelical counsels and who, faithfully responding to the call, undertake to observe the same, bind themselves to the Lord in a special way, following Christ, who chaste and poor, redeemed and sanctified men through obedience even to the death of the Cross.  Driven by love with which the Holy Spirit floods their hearts they live more and more for Christ and for His body which is the Church.”   

Perfectae Caritatis, Perfect Charity,  1