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Following the Light

By | 2015-01-06T19:02:26+00:00 January 6th, 2015|Nun News Blog, Year of Consecrated Life|

Epiphany House Blessing 2015 "By the example of the Magi, with our little lights, may we seek the Light.” - Pope Francis Over the years, I've found that the most popular question from a discerner to a vocation directress/director is: "What's your story?" Perhaps we might think that the most popular question might [...]

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 [...]

And the greatest of these is…

By | 2013-11-15T03:46:27+00:00 November 15th, 2013|Nun News Blog|

Love. I've been slowly making my way through  The Hidden Life from the Collected Words of Edith Stein. Quite uncharacteristically and quite providentially, I actually read the editor's introduction.  And I came across a lil' gem: Edith Stein possessed this gift that Gabriel Marcel appropriately calls 'creative fidelity,' which means making ourselves interiorly open and [...]

Contemplatives and the New Evangelization

By | 2013-09-24T21:26:56+00:00 September 24th, 2013|Nun News Blog|

I want to be an apostle like you, from the heart of my dear solitude. I want to work for the glory of God, and that means I MUST BE FILLED WITH HIM." (Bl. Elizabeth of the Trinity, Letter to a priest, June 22, 1902) One of my duties is to go grocery shopping each [...]

Louder, I can’t hear you!

By | 2013-05-27T18:47:10+00:00 May 27th, 2013|Nun News Blog|

Fr. John Auther praying the Litany of Loretto after the May Crowning, 2013 I enjoy reading all of Pope Francis' homilies, his talks, EVERYTHING!  But I must admit, that - thus far - my favorite is the homily he gave at Sts Elizabeth and Zechariah Parish in Rome.  His homily was particularly directed [...]

More Pics of our Postulant

By | 2012-10-17T22:37:26+00:00 October 17th, 2012|Nun News Blog|

A special thanks to the amazing Daisy Delgado for the awesome photos!  And a big thank you to all those who emailed pics and comments about Sr. Tara's entrance.  Your words of encouragement and your prayers are mightily appreciated!  As we continue to walk with sure step in this Year of Faith, be assured of [...]