Instituted by Pope St. John Paul II in 1997, the World Day of Consecrated Life recognizes religious and members of societies of apostolic life on the feast of the Presentation of the Lord.
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In the Holy Land, Father Vasko, who recently turned 80, has led numerous groups of American pilgrims and founded (and continues to direct) the Franciscan Foundation for the Holy Land in support of local Christians.
More than 500 years after most abbeys and monasteries in Norway were dissolved and destroyed in the Protestant Reformation, the northernmost Trappist monastery church in the world was consecrated Dec. 5 by Trappist Bishop Erik Varden of Trondheim.
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COMMENTARY: In a society that tends to reject or gloss over sexual differences, it is crucial that we recognize the distinctive difference in the way that Our Lord calls and speaks to the hearts of both men and women.
‘We are considered a satellite of Our Lady of Lourdes in France.’
Sharing experiences of consecrated life, how they discerned it over the priesthood and their life in community
With more than 75 years of religious life, one sister offers educational life lessons.
Beautiful, life-changing stories and memories reflect impact of those called to a special vocation.