The Formation Process

Postulant receiving the habit and white veil during Clothing Ceremony

Postulancy

Postulancy is the first step in the formation process.  During this time, she attends classes that introduce her to the Rule of St. Benedict and monastic life, The Liturgy of the Hours, lectio divina, and scripture.  The postulancy is usually one year.

Pictured: Postulant receiving the habit and white veil during Clothing Ceremony