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Sisters of St. Lazarus Raised

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***A Proposed Charism that will begin as an active apostolate in the CAMM/CCMM Medical Division.***

Motto: Veritas et Spes (Truth and Hope)
The Sisters of St. Lazarus Raised is to be a community which will be dedicated to the care of the comatose, and patients in like-states.  Their apostolate will include conducting hostels for the comatose, and public education regarding coma. 
One does not have to be a nurse to make application.
While preferring the Mass in the Extraordinary Form (MEF/TLM), the community will be bi-ritual. The sisters' spiritual exercises will include the Divine Office in Latin; the Rosary; Eucharistic adoration; Lectio Divina; and contemplative prayer.  The sisters' convents will have specified areas of cloister.
Habit:  In accordance with Canon Law 669, the Sisters of St. Lazarus Raised will wear a full-length habit.
The garb for the different levels of formation are as follows:
Nova--white blouse, skirt, tights, shoes & veil.
Postulants--black candidate dress with short capelet
Novices--green tunic, white scapular and capelet, white veil.  A black 15-decade rosary is suspended from a black belt.
Temporary profession--the dark blue veil is received.
Final profession--the sister receives a round medallion depicting Our Lord raising St. Lazarus from the dead in the presence of Sts. Martha and Mary Magdalen.
Ages: 17 and up.  High school education or equivalent required.
If an aspirant is a Sedevacantist or belongs to another schismatic group, we recommend deep discernment before making application to this community.  Reconcilation with Rome is prerequisite.  May the Holy Ghost be your guide. 

People climbing books

The shamrock is representative of the Most Holy Trinity.

The Sisters of St. Lazarus Raised--if they were a thriving, living community--would have been at the forefront of Terri Schiavo's fight for life. 

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