iconostasis-and-lent-olamnunsThere is a tradition In the Eastern Churches called -- iconostasis, where you can’t see everything that’s going on, because what is happening is so holy it should be veiled. When the elements of the bread and wine become Our Lord’s Body and Blood, you’re not seeing that at that moment, but you do see Our Lord and God at the elevation of the consecration.

Lent is like that. It veils and separates us from the world so that we can become more aware of the great mystery of the hidden icon of Jesus within us.

 

 

 

 

 

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If you feel you may have a vocation to our life of adoration and contemplation in the rich Clarian tradition of humility and service then please contact our Vocation Directress.

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As cloistered contemplatives, our primary apostolate is adoration of the Most Holy Sacrament and intercession for the whole world.

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