Happy, Happy, Joy, Joy!

It’s the update we’ve been waiting for and I hope you will share my joy  – I am free to enter formation at Corpus Christi Monastery‼  Thanks to the prayers and support of many, and in particular for The Labouré Society and those who generously support their work, my student loans are now resolved and […]

Delay of Vocations for Religious Who Professed Perpetual Vows in 2013

A recent study reveals that of those who professed perpetual vows in 2013 (meaning they entered an average of six to eight years ago), approximately 10% of them were delayed in entering formation by an average of 2 years because of student loans. Today, one in three applicants to religious communities have student loans; how […]

What Would You Do if You Didn’t Have Student Debt?

This was the question recently asked by Julia O’Malley, an Anchorage reporter and columnist.  She highlights some of the answers she received here. The question is timely.  Last week, Congress passed a bill that ties college loan interest rates to the market.  This translates to lower interest rates now, but the possibility of interest rates […]