Vatican News Releases


Pope Francis, Homily for the XXI World Day of Consecrated Life, 2017.

November 27, 2016, Message of His Holiness Pope Francis for the 54th World Day of Prayer for Vocations

July 22, 2016, Apostolic Constitution Vultum Dei quaerere on women's contemplative life

March 15, 2016, The Congregation for the Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life
: Consecrated Life in Community

December 5, 2015, The Congregation for the Institutes of Consecrated Life and the Societies of Apostolic Life is glad to announce the publication of the third circular Letter for the Year of Consecrated Life: Contemplate.

October 21, 2015, Letter by Archbishop Secretary Carballo to all Men and Women Superiors General

July 15, 2015, Memory of the Saints and Martyrs of Consecrated Life – Letter by Archbishop Secretary Carballo to the Superiors General

June 15, 2015, Program Workshop for Young Consecrated Persons

May 24, 2015, Pope Francis' Message for World Mission Day 2015

March 2, 2015, Year of Consecrated Life Calendar Changes

2015, Pope Francis, Message for World Day of Prayer for Vocations

2015, CICLSAL, Letter to Conference of Religious Institutes Announcing the First World Day of Prayer for Human Slavery

2014, CICLSAL, Keep Watch, Circular Letter

2014, Pope Francis, Apostolic Letter to Consecrated Persons for the Year of Consecrated Life

November, 2014, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, Year of Consecrated Life

2014, Pope Francis, Message to the International Symposium on the Management of Ecclesiastical Goods

2014, Pope Francis, Message for World Day of Prayer for Vocations