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Radiant Bride of Christ

By | 2016-12-13T18:40:35+00:00 December 13th, 2016|Nun News Blog|

With high praise and thanksgiving to Almighty God, we are happy to share with you that on December 12, 2016, Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Sr. John-Mark Maria became a perpetually professed Poor Clare of Perpetual Adoration. Our much beloved Bishop Olmsted celebrated the Mass of Profession along with Bishop Nevares and over a [...]

“Gimme space!” vs. Making Space

By | 2015-10-31T03:10:42+00:00 October 31st, 2015|Nun News Blog, Reading Reverie Book Reviews, Year of Consecrated Life|

Chiara and Enrico learned in a marvelous way how to make space for grace; and grace cannot wait to show us the marvels of what it can do." Usually when I read a book, I plow through it, all the while writing down tons of quotes and putting sticky notes everywhere!  But this was not [...]

God’s Faithfulness

By | 2015-06-09T17:23:22+00:00 June 9th, 2015|Nun News Blog, Year of Consecrated Life|

When the bow appears in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and every living creature—every mortal being that is on earth." - Genesis 9:16 Obviously these photos are not in chronological order! - Sr. Augusta is not a postulant again!  Rather, I am not just getting around to [...]

Novena in Honor of St. Clare of Assisi

By | 2014-07-28T22:27:35+00:00 July 28th, 2014|Nun News Blog|

Please join us as we pray a Novena in honor of St. Clare, from August 2nd through August 10th.  Click here to download a copy of the novena.  Fill out the form below to send us your petitions. Join us at Our Lady of Solitude Chapel to celebrate the Solemnity of Our Holy Clare: August [...]

Enter into the Joy of the Lord

By | 2014-05-14T19:49:50+00:00 May 14th, 2014|Nun News Blog|

Today we had the great joy of welcoming Jennifer to our community.  Having completed a 3 month candidacy earlier this year, she begins Postulancy today.  Enjoy a few pics from the simple entrance ceremony that took place after Mass.  (Click on the pic to view them larger). Postulancy denotes a preliminary period before entering the [...]

August Graces

By | 2012-08-21T03:54:00+00:00 August 21st, 2012|Nun News Blog|

Sr. Marie St. Paul receiving Holy Communion on the Solemnity of Our Holy Mother ClarePilgrims who came for the St. Clare Mass and IndulgenceReception after Mass by Ladies of Solitude (THANK YOU!)Friends and Family of our candidate Tara came out to celebrate St. Clare with us.Sr. Marie Andre spending some time with one of our [...]

Witnesses of Faith

By | 2012-06-21T18:26:00+00:00 June 21st, 2012|Nun News Blog|

Last night I was reading through my Zenit email and came across this story about a woman named Chiara. Upon reading it I was deeply moved by her faith and trust in God's Providence.  Chiara Petrillo - 28 years old.  As I read the brief account of her life, I couldn't help but think of [...]