A Perfect Day To Say “Fiat!”

A Handmaid HPB Vocations, News

March 2021 is full of wonderful Feasts and Solemnities during Lent that orient us best to this liturgical season while pointing ahead to the Resurrection Joys of Easter. On March 17th we recall the Saint of the Emerald Isle, Saint Patrick, and the bloodless conversion of the Irish that followed in his wake. Just two days later, the Solemnity of …

Handmaid Vocations

For Christ in His Priest

Holy Hour reflecting on Vultum Dei Quaerere

Embracing Vultum Dei Quaerere

A Handmaid Charism, Handmaids of the Precious Blood, News

While we await more concrete norms from the Congregation for the Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life (CICLSAL) regarding the Apostolic Constitution Vultum Dei Quaerere (Seeking the Face of God), which was released in the summer of 2016, we have begun to study the text as a community. As we earlier shared in a post, we were …

Contemplative Nuns are Evangelical?

A Handmaid HPB Vocations

“…if it is true that only a contemplative disciple can hand on the Good News, then a life entirely devoted to contemplation is by its very nature evangelical.” Archbishop José Rodriguez Carballo, OFM From a speech given on Pro Orantibus Day 2013 On this day of Prayer Pro Orantibus, a day dedicated to all those who have chosen a wholly contemplative life …