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The Game is Afoot
As the great Sherlock Holmes says:
The Game is Afoot…
Yes, Nun Run Saturday…which is March 7th…is quickly approaching!!!! Needless to say we are getting very excited for the event! Each Sister has her donation page updated and ready to go…Amongst the five of us, we have an informal and friendly competition (honest, it’s possible!) to see... Read More
The 7 Penitential Psalms
“From my own experience I can certainly say that these seven psalms, though not all equally, are one of God’s greatest gifts in keeping us in touch with a true sorrow for sin and in giving us the words we need to pierce through the haziness of self-justification.” – Mother Maureen McCabe
Late last year, I was bless to find this little gem of a book:... Read More
Clawing at Grace
Recently I had an intriguing conversation with a friend. We were talking about struggle, and how with struggle there is also an outpouring of grace.
She said something to this effect: “Ah grace!…I’m clawing at it!”
Here is our postulant Jennifer with good ole Fergie! He is infamous for “clawing” at our hands when he wants a scratch or a... Read More
Open House Photos
On February 8th, we invited all to come and see Our Lady of Solitude Monastery Chapel! To celebrate the Year of Consecrated Life, we had an open house, tour and reception. The day far exceeded our hopes! People from all over the Valley joined us. It was simply glorious. With a Chapel FULL of wonderful folks, we prayed together, celebrated Mass together, then Sister... Read More
Be Sure To Tune In…
Be sure to tune in to the Bishop’s Hour on 1310 AM Immaculate Heart Radio on Thursday, Feb. 12th at 9 p.m. to hear an interview with Sr. Mary Fidelis and Sr. John-Mark Maria about Year of Consecrated Life, Vocation, Joy, and the Nun Run! Can’t tune in then? No worries! The show will also be available online at PhoenixCatholicMedia.
Also, Sr. John-Mark Maria... Read More
Feb. 8th – Holy Mass and Open House
Got plans on Sunday, February 8th?
Why not come on out to Our Lady of Solitude Chapel to celebrate the Year of Consecrated Life with us?!?
The day begins with Holy Mass at 9 a.m. Following Mass there will be a light reception, meet and greet with the Nuns, and a unique tour of the future cloistered areas of the Chapel!
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A Great Big Thank You
We want to say
to all of you who made
large and small donations
St. Kateri Window
Our Lady of Solitude Chapel!
We are happy to announce that
the window is now fully funded!
PRAISE THE LORD!!!!!
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WRAP Yourself in Scripture
It’s is time for another Reading Reverie Book Review! I can hardly believe that I have not yet reviewed this book, WRAP Yourself in Scripture. For the last 3 or 4 years, it has been my constant companion. I carry it with me to Eucharistic Adoration each day, as well as having it by my side each day as I enter into Lectio Divina. I’ve read it cover to cover... Read More
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