Desert Nuns
Mother Mary Angelica, PCPA

Rev. Mother Marie Andre with Mother Angelica, 2002 On the very day when we celebrate Our Lord’s victory over death, Mother Angelica passed from this life to the next. Mother holds a special place in our history and our hearts.  She received into Religious Life Mother Marie André, Sr. Marie St. Paul and Sr. Mary Fidelis: clothing them in the... [Read more...]

Requiescant in Pace

Let us remember to pray for the blessed repose of the soul of long time friend Deacon Bill Steltemier, who died on Feb. 15th after a lengthy illness.  It’s hard to hear the words: “Thank You Jesus!” without hearing Deacon’s Bill’s voice saying them!  This was his constant refrain – in good times an in bad.  “Thank... [Read more...]

August/September Slideshow

Enjoy some photos from the Holy Mass in Honor of St. Clare and the EWTN Family Celebration Fall at Our Lady of Solitude Monastery      Read More →

One Week Away…

I can hardly believe it, but we are only 1 week away from Nun Run 2012.  It’s been really exciting to see the registrations trickling in.  From the looks of the numbers, we think there will be a GREAT crowd at Kiwanis for the Run.  Slowly but surely the number of Shadow Participants is growing and growing.  It is NOT too late to register,... [Read more...]

New Translation of the Roman Missal

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 ADMIRABILIS. The words of the hymn are attributed... [Read more...]

BE TRANSFORMED

“I urge you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God, your spiritual worship. Do not conform yourselves to this age but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and pleasing and... [Read more...]

EWTN Youtube of Chapel Dedication!

To all those who made inquiries: as far as I know, EWTN is not offering a dvd of the dedication for purchase. However, if that changes we will let you know. In the meantime, here is the youtube version.  ENJOY!  Click here to read the text of Bishop Olmsted’s homily  Read More →