Year of consecrated life 2015



- Wake up the world
- Live the spirituality of communion

- Live the year in thanksgiving


- Look to the past with gratitude

- Live in the present with passion

- Embrace the future with hope



The Pope expressed his expectations for the yearlong observance: that consecrated men and women would be witnesses of communion, of joy and the Gospel, and go evermore to the peripheries to proclaim the Good News. (read more)

"I am counting on you 'to wake up the world', since the distinctive sign of consecrated life is prophecy," he wrote.  "This is the priority that is needed right now."