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Grateful and Longing Hearts

By | 2013-12-04T01:00:51+00:00 December 4th, 2013|Nun News Blog|

You turkeys! 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 [...]

Sr. John-Mark’s 1st Profession of Vows

By | 2011-12-13T19:40:00+00:00 December 13th, 2011|Nun News Blog|

Yesterday, on the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Sr. John-Mark Maria of St. Peter the Apostle became a professed Poor Clare of Perpetual Adoration.  It was a simply splendid Mass - such JOY, just pure joy.  Fr. Don Kline (Sr. John-Mark's cousin) celebrated the Mass, with Fr. John Lankeit preaching the homily.  Other concelebrants included [...]

New Translation of the Roman Missal

By | 2011-11-21T04:56:00+00:00 November 21st, 2011|Nun News Blog|

It's hard to believe that today is the Solemnity of Christ the King - the last Sunday of Ordinary time!  This feast always brings to mind one of my favorite polyphony pieces we used to sing at Our Lady of the Angels Monastery (we don't dare try it here with so few voices!): JESU REX [...]

Our First Tonopah Christmas

By | 2010-12-27T23:52:00+00:00 December 27th, 2010|Nun News Blog|

Merry Christmas from all of the Poor Clares of Perpetual Adoration!Our Monastery Christmas: Fr. Fred Adamson celebrating Midnight Mass, Carols in the Chapel, and Veneration of the relic of the Crib of Jesus.There are moments in life when just for a moment time seems to stop, all of creation seems to hold its breath, and [...]

A Promise is a Promise

By | 2010-12-08T02:25:00+00:00 December 8th, 2010|Nun News Blog|

On Saturday, December 4th, Fr. Matt Lowry arrived in Tonopah AZ with a few car loads of college students from Northern Arizona University.  They accepted the invitation to COME AND SEE the marvels of the Lord in this far away place of solitude and prayer.  After three hours in the car and a jostling ride [...]

O Come, O Come Emmanuel!

By | 2010-11-30T17:51:00+00:00 November 30th, 2010|Nun News Blog|

This blog is going to be a bit of a mish mash of this and that!  So, on your mark, get set, let's blog!!!Wish List:  Firstly, as you may have noted, we recently posted a wish list.  More recently, we added a link to the Moon Valley Nursery site, with a customized Wish List of [...]

And so it continues…

By | 2009-12-22T03:16:00+00:00 December 22nd, 2009|Nun News Blog|

Can you believe it!  YES!  Just as Haydon promised, the Chapel is coming 'out of the ground' by Christmas.  There it is, right before our very eyes.  What you see to the left is the west wall of the Chapel.  It's wonderful to begin to get a visual of how tall it will be - [...]

Nun Run Newz and Building Updates and Advent Hopes

By | 2009-12-03T17:25:00+00:00 December 3rd, 2009|Nun News Blog|

NUN RUN NEWZ - March 20, 2010OK...everybody get EXCITED!!!!  The nun run is quickly approaching.  Wanna run?  Sign up soon.  The sooner you sign up the sooner you can get your fundraising page - to help raise money for Our Lady of Solitude Building Fund.  You can ask people to sponsor miles or just donate [...]