Three Happy Handmaids after closing on the property.

Deo Gratias! We Have A New Home!

A Handmaid Monastery, News

On 4 June 2015, we could breathe a prayer of thanksgiving as we closed on our new home we had been praying we could purchase. Once again, God’s Providence did indeed provide for all that was needed in our ongoing search for the location of the new monastery. We are incredibly grateful to the team of hidden prayer warriors and …

Visitation Policy

How Do Visitations Work at Cor Jesu Monastery? General Rule of Thumb on Visitations The Holy See specifies the general norms for papal enclosure that apply to communities of strictly contemplative nuns. It should be stressed that the desire to be vigilant over the integrity of the enclosure stems not from trying to restrict the nuns in a prison like …