Sister Rosemary entered her cold house and found the lady cuddled up close to an old cob stove. It was all she had for warmth.
Sister Rosemary stayed and ate with the lady, and saw to it she had plenty of warmth for the winter. Continue Reading
Today we celebrate the Baptism of the Lord, on the final day of our Christmas season.
We remember that Jesus is human as he presents himself to John. In solidarity with human beings, Jesus (God) chose to become us. Wow!!! Continue Reading
Listen to this inspiring song by Casting Crowns … then ask yourself: What is God’s dream for me? Religious life? Contact me: 309) 283-2300 or firstname.lastname@example.org. <3
Visit the monastery this time of year and you might be surprised. All our Christmas decorations are still up! Christmas music is still playing!
That’s because the Church celebrates Christmas until the Baptism of Jesus next Monday. We also celebrate Epiphany for a week. Not too much time for such a momentous event! Continue Reading
Now the Magi have arrived at the Baby’s side, bearing Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh. Gifts fit for a king. What did this mean? Continue Reading
Did you ever wonder why we go to Mass on Jan. 1? It’s the day we celebrate the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God. We celebrate her motherhood of Jesus, which started with a “Yes.” Continue Reading