Office of Consecrated Life

Welcome to the Office of Consecrated Life

The Office of Consecrated Life acts as a liaison between the Archbishop and the men and women in various Institutes of consecrated life in the Archdiocese of Saint Louis by supporting the members of the Institutes in fulfilling their unique charism and undertaking their apostolic works.  The Office also works in collaboration with the Archdiocesan Office of Vocations to promote vocations to consecrated life.

Contact Us

To learn more about consecrated life or to contact the Office of Consecrated Life for any other reason, please use this online form or contact us at:

Office of Consecrated Life
Archdiocese of St. Louis
20 Archbishop May Drive
St. Louis MO 63119-5738


Latest News

Day of Prayer and Reflection - Dec. 13, 2014

“Waking up the World!  Pope Francis and the Joy-filled Missionary Transformation of Religious Life”

December 13, 2014, 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Fr. Roger Landry
Cardinal Rigali Center: Saint John Paul II Auditorium
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Cost: $10.00 for the day

Fr. Roger Landry is a priest of the Diocese of Fall River where he is the pastor of St. Bernadette Parish in the see city. After graduating with a biology degree from Harvard College, he prepared for the priesthood at the North American College in Rome, where he did his advanced theological work in moral theology and bioethics at the John Paul II Institute. He writes a weekly column for the Anchor, the weekly newspaper of the Diocese of Fall River that he ran for seven years, and provides regular columns for the National Catholic Register and other Catholic publications. During the conclave that elected Pope Francis, he provided expert on-site commentary for EWTN's coverage with Raymond Arroyo. He preaches several retreats a year for women's religious communities, Diocesan presbyterates and deacon programs, and seminaries. His articles and daily homilies are archived at

Schedule for the Day:

8:00 - 8:30 a Registration and Continental breakfast

8:30 - 9:30 am Conference #1 “Pope Francis and Religious in the Missionary Reform of the Church”

9:30 – 9:45 am Break

10:00 - 11:00 am Conference #2 “Pope Francis and Religious Living and Preaching the Gospel with Joy”

11:00 – 11:30 am Quiet Prayer and Reflection

11:30 am Mass St. Vincent de Paul Chapel

12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch

1:30 - 2:30 pm Conference #3 “Pope Francis and Mercy”

2:30 pm Close of day

Click on the Link below to Pay for this event.

Any questions? Please contact us at or 314.792.7250

Come Catch the Fire

Young adults talking to young adults (18-35)about their faith journeys while givingpraise and worship to God.

February 12, 2015
Unplugged & Offline...Prayer
Theresa & Harold Velazques

June 11, 2015
Kristen & Adam Hall

October 8, 2015
What’s Behind Door #1?...Discernment
Sister Sarah Heger, CSJ & Brian Reavey, lay Marianist

Praise and worship led by:

Adam Bitter
A praise and worship musician, Adam ispassionate for Christ. He has been inspiring the St. Louis community for many years.

Oddwalk: June 13 
Orin and Shannon of Oddwalk Ministries helpyoung and old alike embrace life as Eucharistic people through fun, upbeat and interactive music.

Ursuline Sisters Service Opportunities

The Ursuline Sisters are offering two opportunities for young women ages 18-30 to join them for a week of volunteer service, community, prayer, and fun. One opportunity will take place June 7-13, 2015 in New Orleans and the other will be July 8-15, 2015 in Laredo, Texas. There will be no cost to the volunteers except their transportation, and we offer financial help for that. See the attached flyer and contact Sr. Elisa Ryan ( for more information.

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