That our prayers may find the heart of every priest and bishop.

A call to strengthen the Church by ensuring that a Holy Hour is prayed each day of the week for the sole intention of a specific priest or bishop—a “holy wasting” (cf. Mt. 26:10) or lavishing of prayer for his deeper conformity to Christ.

Resources

Praying The Holy Hour

Prayers, Booklet, & Brochure

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Events

In strengthening the priest
you strengthen the whole Church…
Strengthen the priest
and you strengthen the whole foundation,
you strengthen everything in the Church.

Fr. Gerald Fitzgerald, S.P.

Communiqués

Communiqué (November 2022)

Communiqué (November 2022)

Greetings to dearest Sisters in Christ – Our purses, totes and backpacks require frequent, all-the-way-to-the-bottom cleaning.  We each have a method and timetable.  Sometimes we get to the task later than planned and suffer consequences.  The goal is the same: making...

Communiqué (October 2022)

Communiqué (October 2022)

Greetings to dearest Sisters in Christ – By shapes, color, text and images a logo portrays and hopes to beckon a pause in the onlooker to consider something.  For Seven Sisters, our emblem splendidly conveys what we hold central in our lives as Catholics and what we...

Communiqué (September 2022)

Communiqué (September 2022)

Greetings to dearest Sisters in Christ – In the very heart of this month (Sept 14), a most beautiful Feast besieges us – the Exultation of the Cross. The enormous gift of our liturgical cycle is that it calls us surely and steadily to revisit all the glorious aspects...

Communiqué (August 2022)

Communiqué (August 2022)

Greetings to dearest Sisters in Christ – Each August, the Church sets our inner orientation on the Blessed Sacrament and Adoration. How enlivening to every Seven Sister’s heart! Two of our great loves!  August happily begins with thoughts and celebration of our dear...

Oh, Love beyond all telling…

Oh, Love beyond all telling…

Greetings to dearest Sisters in Christ – On Corpus Christi Sunday (June 19) a plan to reaffirm and enflame Eucharistic love and zeal across the United States was launched. A chord of three strands is not easily broken. Three years of prevailing, intentional prayer is...

Could you not keep watch with Me for one hour?

Could you not keep watch with Me for one hour?

Greetings to dearest Sisters in Christ in these reflective April Lenten days into Holy Week into the jubilant Alleluia-rich Eastertide.  Let us live the days with attention and responsiveness. The protracted days of the Lenten season grant one’s soul the gift...

Go Against the Flow

Go Against the Flow

Greetings to dearest Sisters in Christ! The stream of baptismal waters spilling across one’s brow just might be the first hint that the path in this new life goes against the flow.  The serious Christian soon discovers that the life of righteousness truly runs counter...

Our Lord, the Living Word

Our Lord, the Living Word

“Thy word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path.” — Psalm 119:105 Greetings to dearest Sisters in Christ! On 30 September 2019, the 1600th anniversary of St Jerome’s death, Pope Francis instituted the Sunday of the Word of God with the apostolic...

Bookends of our Holy Hours

Bookends of our Holy Hours

“Let us proceed each one along our path to the same goal, united in purpose and by means of God’s order which, in its great variety, is in us all.” — Fr. Jean-Pierre de Caussade Greetings to dearest Sisters in Christ! Blessed Christmastide and New Year of the Lord...

All This Takes Time.

All This Takes Time.

“The school of Nazareth, the school of love… past, present, future.” Greetings to dearest Sisters in Christ! This month we together experience and pray within two holy liturgical seasons.  Advent swells our hope, love, joy and peace.  In Christmastide we rightly...

What is Prayed is What is Believed

What is Prayed is What is Believed

Greetings to dearest Sisters in Christ!  A topic that beguiles both ear and heart of every Seven Sister, anytime or any place, is prayer.  The highest form of prayer, the holy Mass, merits special attention.  Our learning never ends.  Liturgy is ever ancient, ever...