"When once men recognize, both in private and in public life, that Christ is King, society will at last receive the great blessings of real liberty, well-ordered discipline, peace and harmony." - Quas Primas
O God, in whose Passion, according to the prophecy of Simeon, a sword of sorrow pierced the most sweet soul of the glorious Mary, Mother and Virgin: grant in thy mercy, that we who call to mind her sorrows with veneration, may obtain the happy effect of thy Passion.
"Signum magnum appáruit in cœlo... A great sign appeared in Heaven..."
The Benedict XVI Institute How-To-Teach-A-Children's-Chant-Camp Workshop
The Sisters enjoying time with their small group at Ignite Your Torch
As summer draws to a close, all the Sisters embrace God's will in the form of new assignments - the Sister Teachers turn close attention to spiritual and academic preparations for the new souls in their charge this year, the Sister Catechists pray that this year's curriculum paired with their prayerful presence is God's instrument in building and maintaining the spiritual lives of the souls they will encounter, and the Novitiate prepares for changes of duties and new formation classes.
"To Thee be all glory and thanksgiving, Who fillest the earth with Thy manifold mercies."
"Your lightning lighted the world; the earth quivered and trembled." Introit
"I will take up the chalice of salvation, and I will call upon the name of the Lord!"
As a follow up to the excellent Sacred Liturgy Conference in June, the conference organizers have shared a gallery of AMAZING photos taken by Mr. Marc Salvatore. To view the photos, click here.