From the moment of baptism we have been sealed with the sign of the death
The very word Cenacle recalls the gathering together of disciples out of love for the Lord.
The distinctive spirituality of the Congregation has developed gradually from the beginning with the blending of the mystery of Mary in the Cenacle, the charism of the founders and the lgnatian influence. The insight of Mother Therese expressed in the text "To Surrender Oneself" has given this spirituality its special character. By our very vocation God invites us to live it in depth. The Congregation also shares it with ail who are led by the Spirit to the
The heritage left by our founders is the fruit of their docility to the Holy Spirit.
Avec Marie, à qui ils ont consacré la Congrégation, les pères Terme et Mè
Our community life, centered in the Eucharist,
As of 1st January 2021, we are 327 sisters and 9 novices living the mission of the Cenacle
around the world.
The Congregation of Our Lady of the Retreat in the Cenacle began in 1826