The Apostolate

For Research On Consecrated Life

Reference Materials

Apostolic Visitation closes with final report submission

Apostolic Visitation Begins Phase 3

Apostolic Visitation gathers religious in preparation for on-site visits 

Review for Religious

January 12 Letter to Major Superiors

Visiting Team's Oath of Fidelity

Visitation Prayer

November 2009 Letter to Major Superiors 

Questionnaire Letter to Major Superiors

Questionnaire - Part 1

Questionnaire - Part 2

May 2009 letter to Superiors General

Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) statement on Apostolic Visitation

Conference of Major Superiors of Women Religious (CMSWR) statement on Apostolic Visitation

International Union of Superiors General (IUSG) statement on Apostolic Visitation

A Letter from Cardinal Rodé

Apostolic Visitation Decree

Catechism of the Catholic Church

Vita Consecrata (apostolic exhortation on consecrated life)

Evangelica Testificatio (apostolic exhortation on the renewal of religious life)

Redemptionis Donum (apostolic exhortation to men and women religious)

Benedict XVI on consecrated life