A Day in the Life

Children of Mary

A New Community in the Service of the Church
to satiate the Thirst of Jesus to be loved
in the Most Blessed Sacrament

 

A Day in the life of a Sister of the Children of Mary:
   (schedules change due to Mass times and apostolic work)

* Each Sister takes a private Holy Hour of Adoration in the night* 
6:00 A.M. – As you rise from sleep: “All for the Sacred and Eucharistic Heart of Jesus, all for the Sorrowful and Immaculate Heart of Mary, in union with St. Joseph!”
– Dress, eat breakfast (oatmeal, toast, fresh fruit, coffee or tea)
– Private recitation of the Angelus
7:00 A.M. – Chant Morning Prayer followed by Office of Readings
8:15 A.M. – Holy Rosary
9:00 A.M. – Holy Sacrifice of the Mass
10:00 A.M. – Work
11:00 A.M. – Dinner listening to a reading or a tape
(except Friday, which is a day of fasting)
12:00 noon – Angelus and Holy Leisure
1:00 P.M. – Enthronement of Jesus on the Altar and chanting of Day Prayer
– There will be 1/2 hour of adoration for each sister between now and Evening Prayer
1:30 P.M. – Work 
3:00 P.M. – Divine Mercy Chaplet
5:00 P.M. – Chant Evening Prayer followed by Reposition of Our Lord in the Tabernacle
5:30 P.M. – light repast in solitude, spiritual reading and study
– Private recitation of the Angelus
6:30 P.M. – Recreation
7:30 P.M. – Chant Night Prayer
9:00 P.M. – Sacred Silence and lights out by 9:30 P.M.

 

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