For Greater Things You Were Born

For Greater Things You Were Born

The complete* text of Sister Regina Marie, O.C.D.’s address to the Los Angeles Catholic Prayer Breakfast, September 16, 2014When Allen Lund called me last year about this morning’s Prayer Breakfast, my first response was, “Allen, you need a big name for your...
The Adventure of Religious Life…A Podcast Interview

The Adventure of Religious Life…A Podcast Interview

In July the Podcasting Nuns from A Nun’s Life Ministry brought their Motherhouse Roadtrip here to Alhambra.  Sister Faustina (left) and Sister Timothy Marie (right) participated in this live podcast interview.  Listen here for a great conversation about...
Lift High the Cross

Lift High the Cross

It was late summer in California. The skies were a limpid blue. A balmy ocean breeze blew across the sand. Children were building sandcastles. Windsurfers cut like knives across the Pacific shoreline with windblown hair. And fifteen Carmelite Sisters began walking...
Pilgrimage to Rome…a Visit to the Heart of the Church

Pilgrimage to Rome…a Visit to the Heart of the Church

This summer Sister Mary Scholastica had the opportunity to participate in a three week summer program of religious renewal in Rome.  The program, sponsored by the CMSWR, provides an opportunity for participating religious to make a spiritual pilgrimage into the Heart...
Pilgrimage to Rome…a Visit to the Heart of the Church

Signing Off from Rome

Talk about sporadic! I wasn’t exactly consistent in sharing updates of our Roman adventures.  Sorry! As one of the sisters here put it, the more blessed we were, the less time we had to write about it. Regardless of not hearing from me, I did carry you all in my heart...