Passionist Nuns Have a New Blog!

That’s right. This temporary blog will be defunct real soon so come on over and join us at the new In the Shadow of His Wings. Make sure you click the Follow button so you can get an email every time we publish a new post. See ya. Advertisements

None Should Mow the Grass There

Recently Sr. Rose Marie encountered a Robert Frost poem that captures the essence of springtime for our Sister-lawnmowers, who also happen to be our Sister-wildflower-lovers: Rose Pogonias A saturated meadow Sun-shaped and jewel-small, A circle scarcely wider Than the trees around were tall; Where winds were quite excluded, And the air was stifling sweet With…

Passionist Vocation Day

  Interested in Religious Life? Wonder what it’s like to be a Nun? We are hosting a Vocation Day here at the monastery called “Behold This Heart” and hope we can give you deeper insight into these questions. See PDF flyer here. WHEN:  Saturday, June 7 TIME:  Mass is at 8 a.m. but for those who…

Spiritual Motherhood Month

May is the month devoted to our Blessed Mother and to all mothers really. Thanks to Sr. Cecilia Maria – on Sunday – Mother’s Day – each sister found at her place in the refectory a little bouquet of pinks and a note of love and appreciation. That evening Nick Higdon, a seminarian for the…

Blessed Easter Season!

I know, I know…where has the time flown? I can’t believe I didn’t get an Easter post up.  Well, yes, I guess I can believe it. Thankfully Easter lasts 50 days so I have plenty of time to catch up. Sisters have been working hard to spruce up the gardens. These photos were taken during…