THE NEW MONASTICISM

By David Bird | When Christianity is supposed to be in decline in the West, there is much creativity and a plethora of new monastic families, a sign of vitality that doesn't get into the news. Read all about it!!

MARONITE MONKS OF ADORATION

Maronite Monks of Petersham from Corpus Christi Watershed on Vimeo. <br>The Iconographer from Corpus Christi Watershed on Vimeo. <br>Brother Estephan and …

THE COMMUNITY OF ST jEAN (brothers)

<i>The only connection I have with this community is that I studied theology at Fribourg University in the early sixties, when Pere Philippe was …

The Community of St John

How did the Community of Saint John come into being ?<p>It all began at the University of Fribourg in Switzerland, where several French students were …

THE BROTHERS AND SISTERS OF TIBERIADE

This is a monastic community of brothers and sisters who live by the Little Way of St Therese with the spirituality of St Francis, and it is a new …

THE MONASTIC FAMILY OF BETHLEHEM (NUNS)

NUNS<p>http://www.bethleem.org/<p>MONASTERY OF OUR LADY OF THE GLORY OF GOD<p>LES MONTSVOIRONS<p>The Monastery of Notre Dame de la Gloire de Dieu was founded in …

THE MONASTIC FAMILY OF BETHLEHEM (monks)

http://www.bethleem.org/<p>p<p>MONKS<p>MONASTERY OF THE ASSUMPTION OIF OUR LADY OF CURRIERE qas founded in 1976 in the mountains of Chatreuse in the Diocese …

THE MONASTIC VOICE: PLUSCARDEN ABBEY and AN ORTHODOX MEDITATION ON MONASTICISM

Just as an epilogue, here are stunning photos of the Abbey of Saint-Michel in France which now houses a community of the Monastic Fraternity of …

THE HOLINESS OF THE MOTHER OF GOD IN EAST AND WEST (also NEW LINKS TO POSTS OF THE MONKS & NUNS "OF JERUSALEM" and "OF BETHLEHEM" in France.

<b>The Immaculate Conception: The Holiness of the Mother of God in East and West</b><p>Dr. Alexander Roman alex.roman@unicorne.org<p>The dogma of the Immaculate …

PEACE: CATHOLICISM'S NOT IN TOTAL CRISIS

Father Pierre-Marie Delfieux, founder of the Monastic Community of Jerusalem, died on Thursday, February 21st. His funeral was an occasion celebrated …

IRENIKON: GARRIGOU-LAGRANGE ON THE DIVINE OFFICE (and updates on the Jerusalem Community)

source: VULTUS CHRISTI an excellent blog<p>Father Reginald Garrigou-Lagrange's remarkable teaching on liturgical prayer in The Three Ages of the …

Fraternite Monastique de Jerusalem

Fr Pierre Marie Delfieux was student chaplain of the Sorbonne University in Paris who spent his sabbatical, after ten years of work as chaplain, as a …

THE MONASTIC COMMUNITY OF JERUSALEM

At the heart of the Catholic Church, the Jerusalem community consists of two religious institutes of brothers and sisters whose vocation it is to …

Eucharistic • Contemplative • Cloistered

•<p><b>Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament</b><p>•<p><b>Sharing in the Liturgy of Divine Office</b><p>•<p><b>Participating in the Divine Liturgy of the Mass</b><p>“As true sons of the …

Religion

Carmelite Hermits

From the earliest days of the Carmelite Order, our Lady, as the Queen of Hermits, has communicated to certain souls a particular charism and grace to …

Christianity

Carmelite Spirituality of St. Teresa of Jesus and St. John of the Cross | Teresian Spirituality

<b>CARMELITE SPIRITUALITY<br>OF ST. TERESA OF JESUS<br>AND ST. JOHN OF THE CROSS</b><p>Carmelite spirituality is meant to be lived and not merely studied. In fact when …

Spirituality

Carmelite Rite

According to the Motu Proprio: Summorum Pontificum of His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI, and the corresponding Instruction Universae Ecclesiae, the …

Religion

Union with Mary | Carmelite Monks | Carmelite Marian Devotion

The particular charism of the Carmelite monks rests upon four pillars that are essential to their identity. The first pillar is filial union with the …

Spirituality

Cloistered Carmelite Men's Monastery | Vocations

PRAISED BE JESUS CHRIST!<p>Cloistered. Contemplative. Carmelite Men.<br>Welcome to Carmel.<p>The Monks of the Most Blessed Virgin Mary of Mount Carmel is a …

Religion

FRANCISCAN SISTERS OF RENEWAL - Ecclesial Peace

8 Steps to Discerning<p>Be Quiet: In order to hear the Lord's voice calling, take time to pray and meditate in silence about your vocation, especially …

THE FRANCISCAN FRIARS OF THE RENEWAL - Ecclesial Peace

Our vocation as disciples of Jesus Christ, and as true sons of St. Francis, we strive both individually and communally to become authentic men of …

ANOTHER COMMUNITY OF CARMELITE HERMITS - Ecclesial Peace

<b>The Rule of Saint Albert</b><p><b>THE HOLY RULE</b><p><b>OF OUR FATHER AMONG THE SAINTS</b><p><b>ALBERT OF JERUSALEM</b><p><b>PATRIARCH, CONFESSOR, LAWGIVER</b><p><b>Amended and confirmed by his</b> …

CARMELITE HERMITS - Ecclesial Peace

<b>The Rule of Saint Albert</b><p>[1] Albert, called by God's favour to be patriarch of the church of Jerusalem, bids health in the Lord and the blessing of …

COMMUNITY OF THE BEATITUDES - Ecclesial Peace

<b>OPEN YOURSELVES, WITH DOCILITY TO THE GIFTS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT</b><p><b>The words of Pope John Paul II to the new communities at Pentecost, '98</b><p><b>in Rome</b><p>Community …

CHEMIN NEUF: CHARISMATIC & ECUMENICAL - Ecclesial Peace

This is a case of the Holy Spirit taking an insignificant charismatic prayer group, one like any other, and blessing it so that it becomes subject to …

THE COMMUNITY OF ST JOHN - Ecclesial Peace

<b>But how did you arrive in Lérins from Fribourg ?</b><p>In his search for an order that would be able to accept the brothers, Fr. Philippe did not …

THE BROTHERS & SISTERS OF TIBERIADE - Ecclesial Peace

Brotherhood of Tiberias<p>"The Portiuncula"<p>Ngulumzamba neighborhood, Kanzombi<p>Common Lukemi<p>Kikwit (DRC)<p>Email Address: Diocese of Kikwit, the Brothers of …

THE MONASTIC FRATERNITY OF JERUSALEM - Ecclesial Peace

With foundations in Paris, Vézelay, Strasbourg, Mont-Saint-Michel, Brussels, Florence, Montreal and Rome<p>- as well as two guest and retreat houses in …

THE ECUMENICAL COMMUNITY OF BOSE - Ecclesial Peace

The day is structured around the common prayer. The monks arise at 4:30 for private prayer and then join in common morning prayer at 6:00. The rest …

COMMUNITY OF BETHLEHEM (Ecumenical Dimension) - Ecclesial Peace

Thomas Merton described his ecumenical vocation in these words:<p>"If I can unite in myself the thought and the devotion of Eastern and Western …