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Father Alberione’s Three Things to Think About During Lent

Father Alberione’s Three Things to Think About During Lent

From the many writings that Blessed James Alberione left to the Daughters of St. Paul, here are the three things that he encouraged us to think about during Lent. As you enter into your Lenten journey, may these thoughts help you to draw closer to Jesus and to receive his love—which is what Lent is all about! “Let us draw encouragement from three things. First: Jesus crucified. Let us picture the sufferings Jesus endured during his passion: the scourgings, the spits of the soldi...
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Discernment as "Co-Authoring"

Discernment as "Co-Authoring"

Recently, I received a reminder that my spiritual life is--surprise, surprise!--NOT about me! I was talking with a Sister, and she shared this insight with me: the spiritual life is not so much about looking at ourselves as it is about looking at God. If we start by looking at Him and listening to Him, then we can be sure that we are on the right path. Likewise for discernment--we are not at the center of our discernment, God is! The Holy Spirit is! So, the discernment tip of the day is--lo...
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"I Started To Fall in Love with Christ"

"I Started To Fall in Love with Christ"

"Everything about vocation is such a gift from God, and he's the One who's doing it.... For anyone who's discerning or unsure in their vocation, really draw close to Jesus, because he will run with your "yes"!" - Postulant Cecilia In a recent interview, Postulant Cecilia Cicone shares how God guided her--even using the hard times in her life--to draw her closer to himself, to the point of discerning her vocation to religious life and entering the Daughters of...
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St. Paul Summer Program 2019

St. Paul Summer Program 2019

St. Paul Summer Program 2019!We invite young women entering, currently in, or just finishing high school who want to learn more about the vocation to the religious life to consider our St. Paul Summer Program! This year’s summer program will take place Thursday, July 25-Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at our Novitiate House in Boston. The program includes daily Mass and Adoration, Morning and Evening Prayer with the community, an experience of our mission in our publishing house, writing and art tr...
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How To Keep "Showing Up" for Our Vocational Discernment

How To Keep "Showing Up" for Our Vocational Discernment

Next in our Lectio Divina Series, this time on John 1:35-39. John the Baptist is "there again." He is faithful, in the fullest sense of the word. He believes in God with every square inch of his life, trusts that God is acting in his life, and surrenders himself to this loving action. Faith that believes, trusts, and surrenders is the basis for our journey of vocational discernment.
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Come and Visit during our St. Paul Summer Program

Come and Visit during our St. Paul Summer Program

The Sisters are now accepting applications to our 2018 Saint Paul Summer Program, reserved for young women in high school who would like an unforgettable experience of faith, media, discernment, and friendship with the Lord and others!
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What should I do if I am interested in becoming a Daughter of St. Paul?

What should I do if I am interested in becoming a Daughter of St. Paul?

Practical tips to begin discerning if you have a Pauline vocation.
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How Do You Know If YOU Are Called To Become a Sister?

How Do You Know If YOU Are Called To Become a Sister?

It's different for every person, because God works in a unique way with each of us.
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5 Helpful Tips for Making a Good Discernment

5 Helpful Tips for Making a Good Discernment

Advice that will help you make a good discernment.
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3 Easy Ways To Nurture Your Vocation

3 Easy Ways To Nurture Your Vocation

by Sr. Marie Paul Curley, FSPTip #1: Nurture Your Vocation with Learning about the SaintsI vividly remember how miserable I was one day when I had to stay home from school because I was sick. It was fun until the bus picked up my brothers and sisters and I was left home alone with my mom, restricted to bed. Usually I’d read a good book, but I didn’t have anything new from the library.On the shelf was a thick book of short stories I hadn't read yet. The title was 57 Sain...
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Meet Sister Patricia!

Meet Sister Patricia!

I believe God can call you to religious life at any age, in any way. He began calling me when I was only seven. I said yes. And it’s made ALL the difference in my life! Dressing UpJesus used the sisters who taught me in grammar school to first attract me to the religious life. Everything about them fascinated me. Even though I was too young to understand many particulars about their life, I did intuit the most important thing—they were in love! These women genuinely loved the Lo...
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