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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  • Download Free Book: A Matter of the Heart Father James Kubicki, S.J. provides rich reflections on why devotion to the Sacred Heart is not one devotion among many, nor the particular charism of a few, but an essential element for those seeking to be closely configured to Christ through the profession of the evangelical counsels. … Continue reading FREE Book on the Sacred Heart of Jesus →

  • St. Thomas More is a model of prudent discernment. In his early life, he seriously considered the priesthood. After he became a lawyer, he discerned becoming a Carthusian, living near the London Charterhouse to join the monks in their spiritual exercises. But More discerned not to become a religious. This was not out fear or … Continue reading St. Thomas More and Discernment →

  • Now some insights into Aloysius’ spirituality. To the one virtue which the Church has chosen, and on account of which has chosen him ‘the universal patron of youth’, was his chastity. All the evidence we have indicates that he had very strong sexual passions. We know that from his own writing; we know that from … Continue reading The Spirituality of St. Aloysius Gonzaga by Rev. John A. Hardon, SJ →