The map above shows the 20 Passionist monasteries across the America and Canada in 1952. You are invited to click on the link below. This anniversary booklet provides you pictures from each location as well as the photos and names of individual priests and brothers. Learn about their daily schedule of common prayer, penance and solitude. Learn about their diverse ministries: preaching, retreat houses, devotions and military chaplains, the “Dixieland Missions” in Alabama and North Carolina and the Passionist mission Passionists in China.
Meditation: Click on the the above link. Look at each page of the centennial book by scrolling down on the cursor to the right. As you do, use your own personal experience or knowledge of the past to identify the sufferings and desire for healing from 1952. Do you think they are similar or changed as compared to the way we carry our cross of life in 2022? “We preach Christ Crucified” was the common mantra of Passionists in 1952. It remains the same in 2022. Learn more how our mission continues today. Click on the two links below.
St. Paul of the Cross Province https://thepassionists.org/
Holy Cross Province https://passionist.org/