February 2017

oil painting by Sister Mary Grace Thul

The Intention of the Marian Library

For Christians to be open to God's calling to consecrated life as religious brothers or sisters.

Image shown: The Announcing of the Reign of God (detail) by Sr. Mary Grace Thul (recently added to the Marian Library's collections)

The Intention of Pope Francis

That all those who are afflicted, especially the poor, refugees, and marginalized, may find welcome and comfort in our communities.