Warm and Fuzzy Nun Gazing Edition…

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... I wish I knew the source for this photo of these scrumptious little nuns. Someone sent it to me on facebook page knowing my desire to HUG ALL THE NUNS! and these little lasses are certainly most huggable.Whaaaat? Are you shocked I have a heart and like adorable kids? I know... I've been a bit brash as of late. I'm on a diet so everything pisses me off right now. As you can clearly read below. … [Read more...]

I Thought Today Was Friday…

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... by that's OK, I've got nun gazing to cheer my spirits.This last one is begging for a caption. … [Read more...]

The Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist React To Hearing “Habemus Papam” …

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... And I want to hug them all.Would that we were all as cheerful and faithful in God's providence as this. … [Read more...]

Nun Gazing and Vocation Awareness Week…

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... Did you know that January 13 - 19 is National Vocation Awareness Week?An annual week-long celebration of the Catholic Church in the United States dedicated to promote vocations to the priesthood, diaconate and consecrated life through prayer and education, and to renew our prayers and support for those who are considering one of these particular vocations. NVAW began in 1976 when the U. S. bishops designated the 28th Sunday of the year for NVAW. In 1997, this celebration was moved to … [Read more...]

When it requires too much mental exertion to write anything you get stuck with a bunch of pictures…

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... Gaze upon the fruit of my intellectual laziness.Hug them all!Stalk them all! … [Read more...]

Forget the Christmas music, how about some lovely, seasonally appropriate, Advent music instead…

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... Tomorrow Christmas music begins. Never mind that it started playing in department stores as early as October. If you're as sick of it as I am then you'll definitely enjoy this - proper Advent music.The Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles have put together an Advent CD appropriate for the season. Take a look at the playlist...1. Come Thou Redeemer of the Earth 2. Angelus Ad Virginem 3. Regnantem Sempiterna 4. Gabriels Message 5. Creator Alme Siderum 6. Hayl Mary 7. … [Read more...]

Warm and fuzzies Eastern style…

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Click here to see videos and more photos of Sr. Cecilia and Sr. Gabriella's tonsuring ceremony.Thanks for the link, E. … [Read more...]

Postulant Gazing…

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Meet Sr. Tara Smith. She began her postulancy this evening. Pray for her and an increase in vocations. Deo gratias. … [Read more...]

Does the Habit Make the Nun…

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... I have never known a non-habited nun. I know they're out there and I may have even met a few but how would I really know? It's not like they'd be dressed in any distinct fashion to alert me that I was in the presence of one. I haven't been Catholic long enough to hone that unique ability to spot them from yards away by a special lapel pin that some of my friends have mastered. And it is an art they've told me. One friend can tell simply by the shoes.Me, I don't like to try that hard and … [Read more...]


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