Leaders and Formation

Healthy religious life starts with formation. CMSM supports our members in their engagement with initial and ongoing formation. Our formation committee:

  • Focuses on topics, trends, and needs around formation for male religious
  • Identifies ways to assist CMSM members with matters related to formation
  • Advises staff on programs, resources, and other needs.

Key Dates

These celebrations offer great opportunities to promote and pray for vocations and for all those in consecrated life through social media, community celebrations, prayer, and reflection:

CMSM National Committee Opportunities

CMSM members: If you are interested in becoming more involved with religious life nationally, consider submitting your name for a CMSM committee. We periodically have openings. Learn more about our committees and submit your name here.


CARA | Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate


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