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Advent Week Two

December 10, 2017 · 1 Comment

In reading the scripture for today, my soul yearns for the promises of kindness, peace, joy and comfort expressed in the words.

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Happy Birthday and Happy Feast Day!

November 01, 2017 · No Comments

Please enjoy the Feast Day and Birthday sharings from the BVM Leadership and the Associate Coordinator Team by clicking on the image below.

 

The Feast of Mary Frances Clarke

October 04, 2017 · 2 Comments

As we celebrate the Feast of Mary Frances Clarke, a peacemaker, a woman whose background includes the Quaker tradition, we ponder how she would react to the acts of violence, the vitriolic rhetoric which is ever present in our world today, and the sadness of the many natural disasters of hurricanes, floods, fires and earthquakes which have affected so many people.

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Mary McCauley, BVM Responds to DACA

September 14, 2017 · 2 Comments

A DREAMER shares: ... I grew up reciting the Pledge of Allegiance and proudly singing the National Anthem. I grew up playing my trumpet on Veteran’s Day and Memorial Day. I grew up devouring apple pie. I grew up studying American history. I grew up learning what it means to be an American. I am an American!

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Summer Gathering "United in Heart"

August 31, 2017 · No Comments

UNITED IN HEART was an incredibly powerful experience for me. It was a stroke of genius to hold the event in the Mount Carmel chapel, where I, like most BVMs had my first experiences of religious life, and to which all BVMs and associates return often for grace and inspiration.

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Summer Retreat: "Freed by Love, Acting for Justice"

July 25, 2017 · 3 Comments

Each summer I look forward to the Associate Retreat at Mt. Carmel and this year was no exception. It is always good to reconnect with associates and sisters on the retreat as well as the residents at Mt. Carmel. The title of this year’s retreat “Freed by Love, Acting for Justice” really seemed very timely.

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Ecuador Immersion Trip April 2017

April 17, 2017 · 3 Comments

Meet the travelers on the Ecuador Immersion Trip happening April 19-28, 2017

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Easter Refection 2017

April 16, 2017 · No Comments

Wake up! We are alleluia people from head to toe! We raise our voices in joy and thanksgiving for God’s amazing and wonderful works. We sing, “Alleluia,” and proclaim, “Jesus Christ is risen.” With Magdalene, we say, “We have seen the Lord.” We join the women as they go from person to person spreading the word that He is risen and alive in each one of us.

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Lenten Reflections: Good Friday 2017

April 14, 2017 · No Comments

Behold the Wood of the Cross

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Lenten Reflections: Holy Week and Holy Feet

April 13, 2017 · 1 Comment

One of the most powerful images from Holy Week is one that many people skip right over. It is Jesus’ washing of the disciples’ feet. Here are the scripture verses so that you can reflect on the words a bit, if you wish: John 13:1-17.

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