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Lent is Upon Us
The Gospel is the real antidote to spiritual destitution: wherever we go, we are called as Christians to proclaim the liberating news that forgiveness for sins committed is possible, that God is greater than our sinfulness, that he freely loves us at all times and that we were made for communion and eternal life.
- from Pope Francis message for Lent 2014
Even though Lent is... Read More
Last Chance for Early Bird Discount
The early bird gets the worm – or so the saying goes! In this case, the early bird saves $5! Today (Feb. 22nd) is the last day to get the early bird discount for Nun Run Registrations.
Also, have you been reading Sr. John-Mark’s blogs over at the www.desertnunrun.com site? She’s a faithful blogger, keeping everyone up to date on Nun Run News. Check... Read More
Just call me a paparazzi
This blog post is long in coming. Life got rather busy! I have 2 blog posts started (according to the subjects requested in recent comments) – and I promise they are coming (one post on dryness in prayer and another on our identity as ‘woman’ – and living that out in the Church). Thanks for your patience. But this post will not fly to such lofty... Read More
Following the Star
Since before Christmas the Magi have been traveling down our long hall, following the star toward the Chapel. Fergus is enthralled with their journey, as you can see!
In our Chapel, the door of the Tabernacle is adorned with the scene of the Adoration of the Magi. There Our Lady holds the Christ Child, with St. Joseph standing near, as the Magi present their gifts to the Baby... Read More
Last Minute Gift Ideas
Christmas is coming quickly! We are already well into the 2nd Week of Advent! Wondering what to get for the person who has everything? Looking for a gift like…nun-other?
We have a few ideas:
1.) GIFT REGISTRATION for the Desert NUN RUN:
Got an athlete in the family? A runner? A walker? Register them for the Nun Run to take place on March 8th, 2014! ... Read More
Grateful and Longing Hearts
We were blessed to have Fr. Bob Reddy from Canada and Sr. Genevieve, OSB join us for our Thanksgiving festivities!
A belated happy Thanksgiving to you! We hope your day was filled with much joy, as was ours. Thanksgiving gives us a great opportunity to reflect with gratitude on our many blessings. And there are so many! Enjoy some pics of our Thanksgiving... Read More
Here at the Monastery things have been rather busy! Earlier this month we were blessed to have Jennifer join us from the San Francisco area. She is doing her candidacy with us now (a 3 month live-in discernment period). Do keep her in your prayers, as she discerns and experiences our life at PCPAs.
Last weekend we were blessed with a visit from Mu Epsilon Theta –... Read More
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