Vocation Letters: Living the Liturgical Year

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This entry continues our series of “Vocation Letters” concerning our fictional postulant, Sister Melanie.  Here she tells her family how nuns live the liturgical year.  Sister Mary Magistra is our fictional Novice Mistress/Vocations Directress—”Magistra” means “lady teacher” in Latin. Ave + Maria Dear Mom, Dad, Josh, Zach, and Tessa, Joyful Eastertide greetings!  Christ is risen—indeed […]

Vocation Letters: Good News for Candlemas

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Don’t worry–in real life, the Vocation Directress writes to applicants much more frequently than the correspondence posted in this fictional Vocation Letters series! Ave + Maria Dear Melanie, Happy Feast of the Presentation!  This is a special feast for us, traditionally closing the Christmas season with the celebration of the Purification of Our Lady and […]