For the love of the Sacred Heart you should be disposed to bear any wrong that might be inflicted upon you.
Venerable Mother Clelia Merloni

Discernment

Thank you for taking the time to delve more deeply into a possible vocation as an Apostle. We’re pleased to offer guidance as you discern your call to follow Jesus.

Look

  • Look for Christ’s presence in your everyday life, seeing His powerful yet gentle hand guiding your every action.
  • Look for opportunities to serve Christ and His Church.
  • Look at the charisms of religious communities to see what would be in keeping with your own gifts and talents.

Listen

  • Listen in silence to His voice guiding you in prayer.
  • Listen for His call in your life through other people and events.
  • Listen to the writings of the saints, and imitate their virtues.

Learn

  • Learn of Jesus who is gentle and humble of heart.
  • Learn of Christ’s love for you by frequently attending Mass and celebrating the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
  • Learn the art of opening yourself to the graces God has in store for you.

Love

  • Love the gifts God has given you, and use them for His glory.
  • Love and serve others with the Heart of Christ.
  • Love spending time in silence and prayer.

Live

  • Live in faith, knowing that God will continue to reveal His call to you.
  • Live in trust, opening your mind and heart to His lead.
  • Live in peace, knowing that a sense of peacefulness accompanies doing God’s will.