Earlier this week, CMSM hosted its annual Winter Leadership Gathering in Houston, TX. This was our first in-person Gathering since 2019, and it was a joy to be together for prayer, reflection, discussion, and fellowship. This year’s Gathering used a case study model to discuss common leadership issues, such as
Join us for this year’s New Leader Workshop at Green Hill in Hyattsville, MD! Designed specifically for those new to leadership in their religious communities, this workshop will feature opportunities to explore some of the most pressing concerns leaders deal with. Join us for overviews on safeguarding, formation, finance, personnel,
Join us for the 2023 Winter Leadership Gathering at the Holy Name Passionist Retreat Center in Houston, TX. We will gather from Monday, January 23 to Wednesday, January 25, 2023 for a time of learning, fraternity, and reflection. This year’s gathering will feature deep conversation around a variety of leadership
Last week, CMSM Executive Director, Fr. Frank Donio, SAC, and President, Fr. Jeffrey Kirch, CPPS, were in Rome to meet with religious conferences from around the world at the request of the Dicastery for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life. The meetings discussed vocations, continuance, and governance.
Click here for Items of Note: Justice & Peace Edition from December 16, 2022, with the latest updates on justice, peace, and integrity of creation.
As we celebrate the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception today and continue our Advent pilgrimage, we have an opportunity to reflect on what Christ prepared us to do. As religious, we freely gave ourselves to Him. First, though, he invited us. Christ prepared us with His grace, and we responded.
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Leading a religious community is a daunting task. It is also a blessed one. Being chosen by one’s brothers to lead is a call to spiritual fortitude, patient endurance, compassionate care, and co-responsible decision-making. We may innately or through experience be able to do some of these things well. Ongoing
At the end of October we hosted our annual Safeguarding Workshop at the Bethany Center in Lutz, FL. It was a fruitful time of learning, collaboration, and reflection. May we continue to pray for all who are involved in the work of this important ministry. To learn more about
Click here for the JP Alert from October 27, 2022, with the latest updates from justice, peace, and integrity of creation.