Sunday, December 30, 2007

Chamber of Saint Sister Faustina

Reconstruction of chamber of holy sister Faustina Kowalska in Divine Mercy Shrine in Plock (Poland). Near the Market Square is the Divine Mercy Shrine which is a destination for many religious pilgrims. On February 22nd, 1931 Sister Faustyna Kowalska experienced her first vision of the image of Merciful Jesus here. She was later canonized by Pope John II. The museum of Saint Sister Faustyna was created in commemoration of her 100th birthday anniversary.

Tuesday, December 25, 2007

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

St. Philips Boys Choir sing Live.

Merry Christmas

Ave Maria and The Song of Bernadette (1943)

This video consists of "Ave Maria" sung by the wonderful Perry Como, accompanied by images from the movie "The Song of Bernadette." The movie won Jennifer Jones, who played St. Bernadette Soubirous, an Academy Award.

Monday, December 24, 2007

Christmas Vespers in a Benedictine Abbey

Catholic Office of Vespers at Christmas Day at the benedictine Abbey of Our Lady of Assumption in São Paulo, Brazil. The video shows the entrance procession, introduction to the office and the Hymn.

Val Doonican with Angel Voices - On The Way To Bethlehem

Sunday, December 23, 2007

Tintern Abbey

Tintern Abbey - a ruined Cistercian monastery on the banks of the River Wye, in the Wye Valley, Monmouthshire.

Wednesday, December 19, 2007

Christmas Creche Construction Time Lapse

A time lapse of the construction of the Christmas creche at the Friary of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Griswold, CT

Sunday, December 16, 2007

St Mary's Abbey

Religious sisters at Sunday evening prayer and benediction in St.Mary's Abbey, Glencairn, near Lismore,Co. Waterford,Ireland.

Sunday, December 9, 2007

Life of Cistercian Nuns

The Cistercian Nuns of Prairie du Sac lead a cloistered life. This slideshow gives a glimpse of the daily life of these Wisconsin nuns. Photos by Sam Lucero.

Wednesday, December 5, 2007

World of Solitude -Grande Chartreuse/1964

5 additional minutes of 17:22 min. Documentary first ever filming inside the Carthusian Monastery in French alps. 1964

Sunday, December 2, 2007