Posts from February 2013

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Thank You Pope Benedict XVI

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Today we thank God for the pontificate of Benedict XVI and pray for him as he ends his service to the Church.  He has given us beautiful encyclicals, especially Deus Caritas Est and Spe Salvi, among his many writings and teachings.  In this Province we recall especially his 2008 visit to Washington, DC and New […]

Vocation Apostolate in the Diocese of Rapid City, SD

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“To look for vocations also means to propose them: “…with passion and discretion, awaken vocations.” [1] Christ habitually “calls through us and our word. Therefore, do not fear calling. Introduce yourself among the young people. Personally go to meet them and call.” [2] We give thanks to God for the many benefits received from a recent […]

Mission Highlight: Avondale, PA

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Our sisters in the Convent of Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe serve the large community of Saint Rocco Parish in Avondale in Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Their work of evangelization includes a wide range of  apostolates serving the whole family: Catechism: There are 48 catechism classes each with a catechist and an assistant. For the Sacramental classes, the sisters […]

SSVM Contemplatives in Diocese of Brooklyn

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Cloistered away in a monastery in Borough Park, the Sisters Adorers of the Precious Blood and Servants of the Lord and the Virgin of Matará Sisters (S.S.V.M.) minister unseen at the service of God and their brothers and sisters. Please click here to visit the Diocese of Brooklyn, NY website to read the full article […]