Consecrated Life

Brother Nick MullarkeyA man can serve God as a religious in a variety of ways. Of course, he can be a diocesan priest. Other options are that he can be a monk, a brother, a friar or a priest within a religious order. Here is a list to a few religious communities for men. There are many more. Contact Father Ross Parker for more information.

Jesuits

Augustinians

Benedictines

Franciscans

Paulists

Divine Word

Legionaires of Christ

Dominicans

Lynn Mousel readingThere are a variety of religious communities for women, each with its own particular charism (mission, values). For instance, there are some whose charism is prayer and monasticism while others focus on education, or healthcare or pastoral outreach. The following is a list of links for some religious communities of women.

Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (BVM)

Congregation of the Humility of Mary 

Sisters of St. Francis of the Martyr St. George

Sisters of St. Benedict

Sisters of Mercy

Sisters of St. Dominic

School Sisters of St. Francis

Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia