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Speak Lord
Vocational Download of the Month Club

from the Institute on Religious Life

Inspiring and informative presentations from the best Catholic speakers in the world
for all those serious about discerning a possible vocation
to the priesthood or consecrated religious life!

How It Works

  • A twelve-month FREE SUBSCRIPTION is available to all young men and women (ages 13-35) who subscribe.
  • A download of a new talk is provided every month for an entire year.
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  • It was with great joy and gratitude that the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus learned in January that their foundress, Mother Clelia Merloni, will be beatified, after a miracle attributed to her intercession was approved by the Vatican. The date for the beatification has not been set yet but it will take place  … Continue reading Mother Clelia Merloni, Foundress of the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, To Be Beatified! →

  • Formation in Spiritual Discernment That the Church may appreciate the urgency of formation in spiritual discernment, both on the personal and communitarian levels. From a reflection by Rev. William Blazek, S.J.,  the director of The Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network:: Do I pause to reflect, meditate and ask the Lord to guide me in the major … Continue reading The Holy Father’s March 2018 Intentions →

  • Say “No” to Corruption That those who have material, political or spiritual power may resist any lure of corruption. From an excerpt by Rev.  William Blazek, SJ,  the director of The Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network: [T]he founder of the Jesuits (Saint Ignatius of Loyola) knew that riches, power and pride were all closely interrelated. The … Continue reading The Holy Father’s February 2018 Intentions →