Religious Life

What is Consecrated Life?

What is Consecrated Life?

A Response to a Call God calls each of us into existence as a unique and unrepeatable creation. In His love, He desires to enter into communion with us and for this end He gives each of us a specific vocation. A Call of Love Your vocation is the particular way that...

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FAQs About Consecrated Life

FAQs About Consecrated Life

A vocation is a call from God who created you to share intimately in His inner life of love. You are called to perfect love in union with God for all eternity! You live out this call by making a total self-gift of yourself in love. As you take up your cross and follow...

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Consecrated Life in Palm Beach

Consecrated Life in Palm Beach

Institutes of Women in Consecrated Life in the Diocese of Palm Beach tbd Numbers of Religious & Consecrated Religious Sisters – 68 Religious Brothers – 5 Religious Priests on Assignment - 27 Consecrated Virgins: 2 Office of Episcopal Delegate Link for Religious...

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Church Documents on the Consecrated Life

Church Documents on the Consecrated Life

Decree on the Adaptation and Renewal of Religious Life (Perfectae Caritatis) [10/28/1965] The Consecrated Life (Vita Consecrata) [Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation, 3/25/1996] Essential Elements in the Church's Teaching on Religious Life as Applied to Institutes...

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Life of a Religious

Life of a Religious

About Apostolic Religious Life Apostolic religious life is a form of consecrated life within the Church wherein the members profess vows of chastity, poverty and obedience within a Congregation or Community approved by the Church. Shared community life is an integral...

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5 Signs of a Religious Vocation

5 Signs of a Religious Vocation

Five Signs Consecrated Life Might Be Right For You By Sister Colleen Therese Smith, A.S.C.J. Not long ago a young woman posed this question to me: “Does God send signs?” She had been praying to God for a very specific sign that would alleviate any doubt in her mind...

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