Posts tagged with ‘John Paul II’

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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 […]

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 […]

World Youth Day Pilgrimage in Poland Begins!

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The IVE World Youth Day (WYD) Pilgrimage 2016 has begun!  Groups have been travelling through the night and arriving in Poland all day (Day 1). From the official days meeting with Pope Francis in Poland from July 26-31, the IVE pilgrim group will travel through Europe to Rome visiting shrines along the way.  Nearly 200 youth from […]

Our Uncle Steve: in memoriam

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Today, April 19, 2016, marks the one year anniversary of the death of one of our great friends, benefactors, and — to all our Religious Family — “our Uncle”: Steve Miola. He is known by his works even to those who never met him.  His art has been seen by those who have visited our convents, […]

Resource for the Year for Consecrated Life 2015

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We rejoice to announce the completion of the ten part video series following Vita Consecrata, the Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation written by Pope John Paul II in 1996. The last video, Vita Consecrata – 10 of 10 – Closing Prayer to Mary (1:39), allows us to return our thanksgiving to the Virgin Mary while using the […]

10 of 10 – Closing Prayer to Mary

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The tenth and final video in the series, Vita Consecrata – 10 of 10 – Closing Prayer to Mary, highlights passages from #112 of Vita Consecrata.  Uniting ourselves to the words of Pope John Paul II, we wish to consecrate this apostolate to Mary, Mother of our Vocations.  Our Lady of Lujan, pray for us! […]

9 of 10 – To Families

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The ninth video in the series, Vita Consecrata – 9 of 10 – To Families, highlights passages from #107 of Vita Consecrata. We would like to present this ten-part series of short videos highlighting selections from Vita Consecrata, Pope John Paul II’s 1996 Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation “On the Consecrated Life and its Mission in the Church and in […]