Lent: Communities


#1

New communities:

Sisters of Jesus’ Merciful Passion (Detroit, MI):
sjdivinemercy.org/thesistersofjesusmercifulpassion/

Little Servants of the Cross (Rez Apostolate):
littleservantsofthecross.com/index.html

Servants of the Cross (Canada):
servantsofthecross.com/

Companions of the Cross (male counterpart to previous community):
companionscross.org/


#2

Established Communities:

Passionists:
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Passionists

Order of the Servants of Mary (Servites):
servite.org/

Both have a women’s counterpart, to included cloistered nuns.

Here is a clearinghouse site we did for the US Passionist Nuns:
cloisters.tripod.com/us_cp/

The cloistered Servite nuns are not represented in the US.


#3

Adding the Order of St. Paul of the Cross:
opcrucis.org/


#4

And a very old community - whose focus is Lent

The Order of Minims

w2.vatican.va/content/john-paul-ii/en/speeches/2000/jul-sep/documents/hf_jp-ii_spe_20000703_minimi.html


#5

Here is their English site:

sanfrancescodapaola.com/minimi/secondo4.html

They’re primarily in Italy, Spain, and other Hispanic nations. They just opened a convent in the Philippines.


#6

And they have a Third Order as well.


#7

And they have a third order as well.


#8

Sisters of Mercy of the Holy Cross (WI):
holycrosssisters.org/

Sisters of the Holy Cross:
cscsisters.org/Pages/Default.aspx

Sisters of the Holy Cross (NH):
sistersofholycross.org/

Sisters of the Holy Cross (UK):
holycrossengland.org.uk/

Sisters of the Cross of Chavanod (India):
sisterscrosschavanod.org/

Sisters of the Cross and Passion (UK & Ireland):
crossandpassion.com/

Passionist Sisters (location not stated):
passionistsisters.org/


#9

Sisters of the Most Holy Soul of Christ (FL):
sistersofthemostholysoulofchrist.com/

Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother (WI):
sistersofthesorrowfulmother.org/

Congregation of the Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother
Third Order Regular of St. Francis:
ssmgen.org/index.php?lang=en

Franciscan Sisters TOR of Penance of the Sorrowful Mother (OH):
franciscansisterstor.org/

Franciscan Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother (NE):
franciscansisters.net/

Sisters of Our Lady of Sorrows (LA):
ols.org/


#10

Servants of Mary (NE):
osms.org/

Servants of Mary (WI):
servitesisters.org/

Little Sisters of the Mother of Sorrows (IT):
minimesantaclelia.it/wp/


#11

Crosier Fathers & Brothers:
crosier.org/index.php/en/

Order of Canons Regular of the Holy Cross (OH):
cruzios.org/english/canons_regular.html

Female counterpart to above:
Sisters of the Holy Cross (OH):
avecrux.org/english/sisters_holy_cross_home.htm


#12

Marianites of Holy Cross (Louisiana and international)
marianites.org/


#13

Servants of the Father of Mercy in Los Angles. They work with the homeless and are approved by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and looking for vocations.
There is also the Servants of the Gospel of Mercy.Think they are mainly in Europe.Either founded in Germany or Poland.


#14

Awesome!! :thumbsup::thumbsup: Thank you for taking the time to post these! :slight_smile:


#15

It seems at least in recent years the reason one normally does not hear about them (the third order) is there seems to be only a few communities and they are in Italy (if the info I ran across was correct from not more than a few years ago- though it may have changed or be incorrect).


#16

Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul, Canada
(All of their chapels are named for the Mother of Sorrows):
providence.ca/


#17

You are most welcome!


#18

Thank you for the input.

I plan to post another thread dealing with Divine Mercy communities closer to Divine Mercy Sunday.


#19

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