With Mary in the Cenacle

To attract the Holy Spirit, let us imitate the Apostles and disciples of Jesus and withdraw into the Cenacle with Mary. The Cenacle signifies a life of recollection, prayers, holy desires. It informs us that we ought to live united to the Mother of our Saviour in a constant heart-to-heart, to think, love and act like Her, to mingle our supplications with Hers and touch the Heart of God.

May, the Month of our Mother

“We give You thanks, O Lord, for having given us Mary, this all-powerful Mother.  You have at the same time established Her as Treasurer of all Your riches, all Your goods, the goods of paradise.  She has the key to the treasures of paradise.” Father John Gregory of...

The Precious Blood of Jesus

The sacred liturgy celebrates the Precious Blood throughout the year, especially on Good Friday. Through the sacrifice of the altar, Our Lord Jesus Christ never ceases to spread its purifying virtue over the world, crying out not vengeance but mercy. That Blood of...

Saint Joseph, Chosen from among All Others

Saint Joseph, Chosen from among All Others Behold the faithful and prudent servant that the Lord has set over His family1 Saint Joseph is the man chosen from among all others to act as father of the Child Jesus and spouse of the Virgin Immaculate. This incomparable...

Make Ready the Way of the Lord

The season of Advent ought to inspire us with great desires to give ourselves to God, prepare our heart to receive the fullness of His graces and dispose ourselves to be reborn with Jesus Christ, or to put it better, profit from the fruits of His Birth by the union we ought to have with Him, which only the love of God can form in us.

2019 Magnificat Calendar

Each month has an illustration in color; these are various religious themes painted in our Monastery: scenes from the Old and New Testaments and other pious paintings. Pictures of the Saint for each day are also featured. May this calendar be an instrument of edification and a blessing for the homes and businesses where it is displayed.