Perpetual vows profession – Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

During the months of August and September, our Institute was blessed to have 9 sisters profess perpetual vows.   In “The religious life, through which we surrender ourselves totally to the service of God, wherein perfection lies, consists principally in the fulfilling of three vows of poverty, chastity and obedience, driven by charity (Const. 48)”. The […]

First Vows in the International SSVM Juniorate

“The deepest meaning of the evangelical counsels is revealed when they are viewed in relation to the Holy Trinity, the source of holiness.” Pope Saint John Paul II (Vita Consecrata,  #21) The three evangelical counsels  of poverty, chastity, and obedience  are taken as vows by religious men and women who desire to follow Christ more […]