Category Archives: Postulants

At Last! Our Favorite Occupation

Over the past few weeks, the postulants have started taking hours of adoration in the middle of the night. We sign up for an hour between 10:30 pm and 4:30 am to wake up and adore Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. Our directresses are so good to let us have all of September to adjust…
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He Takes My Breath Away

The primary charism of the Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration is perpetual adoration. Two sisters are always in the adoration chapel praying for the needs of the world and adoring Jesus in the Eucharist twenty-four hours a day.  I have recently begun to take hours of adoration during the night. It is a…
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He Never Grows Tired of Loving You

The repetitive nature of the Rosary can cause those who are not fully entering into or appreciating the Rosary, like myself, to become bored or distracted or allow their minds to wander. St. John Paul II directly addresses this point in his typical, gentle, fatherly manner in his apostolic letter on the Rosary, Rosarium Virginis…
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The Gift of Littleness

The Gift of Littleness: Confessions of a Postulant One month ago, I entered the Sisters of Saint Francis of Perpetual Adoration as a postulant. It has been a time of such joy, and every day is new. I have been challenged and surprised, but most of all, I have been overwhelmed with my sense of littleness.…
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