We are still holding in our prayer all of the people in Japan, but in a particular way we are praying for the sisters of our communities there, and their families.
One of our own dearly beloved Daughters of St. Paul from the US, Sr. Cecilia Paula, passed away last week. Sr. Rose Pacatte writes a little story about her and some of our other sisters on the National Catholic Register website.
The Sisters at our Generalate in Rome are now posting weekly Lenten reflections based on a theme from the Sunday Scripture readings. Here is the one from yesterday–the first Sunday of Lent. I’m posting just the beginning below–you might enjoy reading them each Sunday.
This past Friday night, we were pleased to host Archbishop Thomas Collins as he presents his new book, Pathway to Our Hearts. His Grace has a way of making lectio divina so accessible to everyone. It was a wonderful evening, and we are looking forward to hosting him once more on Saturday, March 19th at noon.