Before ordination to the Transitional Diaconate , each seminarian must petition his bishop for ordination and present himself to the Church free of any impediments. In their letter, seminarians make this petition of their own free will and with the consultation of...
By Sister Mary Bosco Davis Blessed Maria Theresia Bonzel founded the Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration in Olpe, Germany, in 1863. From the very day the community was founded, she established perpetual adoration in the local convent chapel. This has been...