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Prayer and Spirituality

What does it mean to go on retreat? Do I have to sit in silence all day?

Blog Published: July 26, 2016

Retreat is a time to learn the sound of your own soul, to tap into the wisdom you have within, and to listen to the precious voice of the One who knows you.

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How do I listen to God in prayer?

February 2, 2013
"Sometimes I have trouble hearing what God is telling me. Any advice? I want to learn how to really listen with an open heart and mind."

Praying the Liturgy of the Hours

Blog Published: May 17, 2007

The Liturgy of the Hours, which is also called The Divine Office or the Breviary, is the public prayer of the Church to praise God and sanctify the day. The Liturgy of the Hours is made up of specific prayers said at various times (“hours”) during the day and night.

Benedictine Sisters

Trip Date: January 30, 2019

We are excited to visit the Benedictine Sisters of Cullman, Alabama!

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Creative tactics of Sisters thwart human trafficking

Blog Published: February 12, 2019

Human Trafficking is not just a term--it has a face, a life, and a family!

Sister Judith Ann Zielinski, OSF

How do I pray prayers like the Rosary without losing concentration?

Blog Published: April 2, 2014

Annabel sent us an email and asked us a question that I know I've tangled with too: How do I successfully pray the Rosary without losing concentration?

How did you overcome trials in your vocation?

January 23, 2019

In this #Nunday Video, Sister Lorraine Reaume, OP, reflects on the challenges and joys of her vocation to religious life. 

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What's in Your Horarium?

Blog Published: March 5, 2015

I love honoring the hours and having a daily and weekly rhythm that I can count on and that helps me stay rooted in God.

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