How will VDQ affect Congregations like Sisters of Mary of Kakamega (SMK) in Africa and Oregon (USA)?

The Most Reverend Bishop Robert Vasa with the Sisters of Mary of Kakamega
The Most Reverend Bishop Robert Vasa with the Sisters of Mary of Kakamega

Article 3 (of the fourteen regulatory articles), dedicated to ongoing formation and vocational discernment, stipulates that contemplative sisters may attend courses “outside their monastery, always conducting themselves in a way fitting and consistent with their own charism”, and that “the recruitment of candidates from other countries solely for the sake of ensuring the survival of a monastery is to be absolutely avoided”. – Summary of the Apostolic Constitution Vultum Dei quaerere, 22.07.2016

How will VDQ affect Congregations like Sisters of Mary of Kakamega (SMK) in Africa and Oregon (USA)?



Sisters Mary Elizabeth Angaine (L) and Carmela Marolda
Sisters Mary Elizabeth Angaine (L) and Carmela Marolda

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