Category Archives: Rule of Life

Isolation, Sunday Rest, and Hermits

Join the forum discussion on this postby Mother Therese Ivers, JCD(cand), OCV, DHS One of the deacons I am friends with has spoken about his visits to impoverished housebound people and assistance both spiritual and temporal given to them. Our … Continue reading

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Can Bishops Change the Duties of Consecrated Virgins?

Join the forum discussion on this postby Therese Ivers, JCL, OCV A number of readers have asked whether a bishop can impose more duties on the Consecrated Virgin after her consecration. For example, let’s say that Janice was consecrated by … Continue reading

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