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…

Mary, Mother of the Church, ora pro nobis!

Today is Mother’s Day!  O Blessed day to all you Moms out there. Each year on this day the Mass in our chapel is offered for all of our mothers, living and deceased. To honor our heavenly Mother we just had our annual May procession, and we also installed a picture of our new Pope…

To be Presented in the Temple

Here is that marvelous reflection I mentioned in my last post. This is found in the worship booklet for the Mass of Religious Profession which will take place in 4 hours… ~  Reflection by Sr. Cecilia Maria of the Body of Christ  ~ As we come to this feast of the Presentation of Our Lord…

A Wonderful Gift During Pentecost Novena!

Come Holy Spirit! What a sacred time these days are. With the Church we are with our Lady in spirit, awaiting the coming of the Holy Spirit this Sunday, the great Solemnity of Pentecost! This past Saturday brought us the return of  Anne… Here she is seen with her delightful parents after a nice visit…

Passionist Articles

Well…I can hardly believe it! I created a widget in the side bar of this blog OVER A YEAR AGO called “Interesting Passionist Articles”, featuring PDF articles written by or about Passionist life in the Institute on Religious Life Magazine of September/October 2010. Just last week it came to my knowledge that I linked to…