Tag: Cloistered life

In the time of COVID-19, the cloistered life offers lessons for the world

In the time of COVID-19, the cloistered life offers lessons for the world

| Rhina Guidos | March 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

People often telephone Sister Maria Elena Romero, a Capuchin Franciscan Poor Clare in Wilmington, Delaware, to ask for her to pray for a personal intention, to sound out a problem, sometimes just to cry.

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Church, world need cloistered nuns’ guiding lights of prayer, pope says

Church, world need cloistered nuns’ guiding lights of prayer, pope says

| Carol Glatz | November 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis asked people to give thanks to God for the gift of so many men and women living a cloistered life of total dedication to prayer.

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