What does the Prayer Life of a Handmaid look like? It takes many forms and we share this small photo gallery to capture just a few aspects of our daily life lived in union with Christ for his priests.
The entire Divine Office is prayed in common daily.
We pray the Liturgy of the Hours Before Our Lord
A lovely walk in the woods at CPOP.
Looking Into the Face of Christ
Handmaids listen to the singing of the Exultet on Holy Saturday.
The Rosary is prayed in common.
Keeping watch with Our Lord through the night
Severals nights a week, each Handmaid enjoys Nocturnal Adoration.
Alone with the Lord at Nocturnal Adoration
New Stations in Chapel
The earlier home of these Stations of the Cross was our Statio [Station] Hall where we would gather before processing into Chapel to sing the Divine Office. Sisters were able to pray the Stations of the Cross here inside the Motherhouse in New Mexico.
Father Greg Cleveland, OMV giving a conference using Ignatian Spirituality in the Song of Songs as presented in his book, Awakening Love.
Chaplet of the Precious Blood
Handwriting the names of donors (or gifts if anonymous) into our prayer request book to be placed in Chapel.