Posts from 2017

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De Maria Numquam Satis

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We can never exhaust the treasury of Mary.  We can never “be finished” thinking about, writing about, or singing about (or painting about!) the Virgin Mother of Jesus and of all Christians.  She is the mother of the Head, and thus, the mother of the Body too. In this year of the Centenary of her […]

Summer Apostolates All Over the Country

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When the school year comes to an end, the sisters of the Houses of Formation pack their bags and spend much of the summer on the road.  Girls’ Summer Days, vocations events, Catholic camps, building projects, icon workshops, and door-to-door parish missions: it is a wonderful time to bring Jesus Christ to others!   We […]

Happy Father’s Day!

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For this reason I kneel before the Father, from whom all fatherhood (“every family”) in heaven and on earth is named, that he may grant you in accord with the riches of his glory to be strengthened with power through his Spirit in the inner self. Ephesians 3:14-16 Happy Father’s Day!  Here we offer a few thoughts […]

In Thanksgiving for a Lenten Mission in Florida

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As we bask in the Easter light, it is fitting to reflect on the great and immense graces granted by God during the past Lenten season. At the novitiate, we are particularly grateful for the fruits of our pilgrimage and mission to Wauchula, Florida. Taking up the Tradition of Parish Missions and the Examples of […]