Harvest of Prayer

1. pdf “Where People Pray Fervently, Vocations Flourish” (121 KB)
2. pdf “Mary's Humility: The Knock at the Heart of Christ” (119 KB)
3. pdf “Eucharistic Love Motivates and Founds the Vocational Activity of the Whole Church” (124 KB)
4. pdf “Prophetic Witnesses of God’s Love” (116 KB)
5. pdf(116 KB)pdf Signs of the Love of Christ” (117 KB)
6. pdf(116 KB)pdf (117 KB)pdf Witnesses to the Kingdom” (121 KB)

Through prayer, everyonebishops, priests, religious and laitycan make a powerful contribution to the IRL's mission: To support and promote the consecrated life, particularly vowed religious life, as a gift to the entire Church and an evangelical witness to the world!  

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A blog about vocations to the consecrated life.
  • On July 2, 2016, the Franciscan Friars of the Holy Spirit, seven friars in all,  were established as a Public Association of the Faithful in the Diocese of Phoenix in a ceremony at St. Francis Mission on the Ak-Chin Indiana Reservation. Their primary mission is to serve the Native Americans in the diocese from their … Continue reading A New Community Blooms in the Desert: Franciscan Friars of the Holy Spirit →

  • That Christians in Asian countries may be able to practice their faith in full freedom. Please read the inspiring homily by Pope Francis at the 2015 Mass of Canonization of Saint Joseph Vaz († 1771).  He was an Oratorian missionary priest who was born in India and ministered in Sri Lanka, a country that, despite … Continue reading The Holy Father’s January 2018 Intentions →

  • The Elderly   That the elderly, sustained by families and Christian communities, may apply their wisdom and experience to spreading the faith and forming the new generations. For more information, visit the Apostleship of Prayer.