Carmelite Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Los Angeles - Alhambra, CA

  • April 26-29, 2018 (Duarte, CA)

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School Sisters of Christ the King - Lincoln, NE

  • May 7-12: Come & See Weekend

Sisters of St. Joseph the Worker - Walton, KY

2018 "Called to Love" Discernment Retreats

  • May 18-20
  • August 24-26
  • November 9-11

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Dominican Sisters of Saint Cecilia - Nashville, TN

Vocation Retreats

  • May 23-27

For registration and more information, click here.

Carmelite Sisters of the Divine Heart of Jesus - St. Louis, MO

  • May 24-27, 2018: Discernment Retreat

Sisters of Our Lady of Mercy - Dorchester, MA

  • June 7 - 10


Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration - Mishawaka, IN

  • July 6-8, 2018

Young Women ages 17-30 can come on the retreat.

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IRL Blog

Vocation Blog

A blog about vocations to the consecrated life.
  • The IRL is very delighted to welcome a new affiliate: The Dominicans Nuns of Our Lady of Mount Thabor Monastery in Ortonville, Michigan (Archdiocese of Detroit).  The contemplative community lives the joy-filled monastic life of prayer, work, silence, and study… all for the sanctification of souls! The foundation of the Monastery began in 1969 when … Continue reading New Affiliate: The Dominican Nuns of Our Lady of Mt. Thabor Monastery in Ortonville, Michigan →

  • 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 →