Contemplative News

A Prayer Incarnate In Reality. by the Community of Alagoinhas "... Be also you" ladder "by which God descends to meet man and man climbs to find God and contemplate his face in the face of Christ". Pope Francisco The Contemplative Community of the Congregation Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd is located in the state of Bahia, in the city of Alagoinhas In Community we live donating ourselves in a fruitful silence, of prayer and contemplation. A consecration from a life based on the Gospel and the Spirituality of the Congregation, our life is for the world a sign of the mercy of God, so...
Sisters Jude Ellen Golumbieski and Brigid Lawlor modeled the richness of our both ways of life in the congregation in a workshop entitled “ Contemplative Life in an Apostolic Congregation: What does it mean to be Impelled by God’s Love?” . The event took place in S. Korea on July 28, 2017 as a preparation for the return in September of the Korean Contemplative Sisters who have been having international experiences for the past three years in contemplative communities as a means of deepening their understanding of contemplative life in the congregation today. Sister Johanna Yong served as...