World Day of Consecrated Life – Feb. 2nd

Felician Sisters CSSF

varia-641World Day of Consecrated Life

Watch Pope Francis LIVE at the Basilica of St. Peter for Holy Mass with the members of the Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life on the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord. Let us offer our prayers for those who have given their lives to God. Help us keep this service here: http://ow.ly/DzZ1308AH0V

February 2, 2017 (Celebrated in Parishes February 4-5)

In 1997, Pope Saint John Paul II instituted a day of prayer for women and men in consecrated life. This celebration is attached to the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord on February 2nd. This Feast is also known as Candlemas Day; the day on which candles are blessed symbolizing Christ who is the light of the world. So too, those in consecrated life are called to reflect the light of Jesus Christ to all peoples. The celebration of World Day…

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