Dec 05, 2014
Meet Ines Soto, an aspirant discerning a vocation to the Mercedarian Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament! Born in Durango, Mexico, Ines moved to the United States in 1998.
Nov 28, 2014
How would you like to learn about a spirituality that is both Eucharistic and Marian?
Aug 01, 2014
Spiritual direction. This is a phrase that is often thrown about in Catholic circles, but can be confusing to some, and intimidating for others.
Jul 28, 2014
Celebrating Mass on the feast of Corpus Christi, Pope Francis preached about Christ present in the Eucharist.
Jul 15, 2014
Could a weekend retreat make an impact on your life? Many religious orders offer discernment retreats and Come and See weekends which provide excellent opportunities for young women to experience the sacraments and draw closer to God.
Jul 07, 2014
It's not often when someone wanders into the devil's clutches, and then is rescued from them so magnificently. Here is the prayer of Pope Benedict XVI about Blessed Bartolo Longo, a most amazing modern-day saint.
Jun 25, 2014
In the early 20th century, persecution was a problem for Catholics in Mexico. Our order had been founded in 1910 by Maria del Refugio of Mexico City, and all too soon, the looming Mexican Revolution brought a government that was hostile to Catholics.
Jun 17, 2014
How does a Catholic hear God's call in the world? There are many distractions in discovering one's vocational calling, but this simple acronym can help us remember four steps of discernment and "HEAR" God's calling! HEAR: Have a Conversation with God -...
Jun 11, 2014
In his homily to priests, religious, and seminarians while in the Holy Land last month, Pope Francis gave wise advice - and asked tough questions.
Jun 05, 2014
Previously, we have looked in depth at the Miraculous Medal (http://www.prlog.org/12326283-introduction-to-marian-sacramentals.html) and the Scapular (http://www.prlog.org/12331448-graces-and-devotion-flow-from-the-mercedarian-white-scapular.html) - two..