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The Secrets of Your Grandmother’s Rosary

The Secrets of Your Grandmother’s Rosary

This is the faith that she passed to my mother, who in turn passed it on to me. And so goes the chain of faith, like the chain of the rosary that links our souls to God. Faithful pilgrims on the journey know that the road of life can be rough, yet what tender links of gospel love we finger upon each bead. A grateful heart I lift to God for the witness of my grandmother’s rosary.

Do Whatever He Tells You

Do Whatever He Tells You

When we were baptized, and adopted into the family of God, Mary became our spiritual mother. As our mother, Mary teaches us how to stand in Christ, protecting and strengthening us with her prayers.

10 Reasons to Go On Retreat

10 Reasons to Go On Retreat

Why do people need or even want to make a retreat? I’ve never understood that, given the wonderful options I have right here at home through my parish, and, of course, the vast array of media opportunities we have now.

God Is Enough

God Is Enough

We sisters are often asked to explain what our life as consecrated women is like. Each time I am asked to do this, the same question
lingers in my mind. How can I explain the in-explainable? Human words can never explain supernatural realities.

Lord, Open My Lips

Lord, Open My Lips

“Lord, open my lips and my mouth will proclaim your praise.” (Psalm 51:15)
These words ring out in the chapel, breaking the silence of the early morning. It is still dark outside and our community of sisters, albeit still a bit bleary-eyed, has gathered to begin the day singing the Divine Office.