Please note:

CMSM staff are working remotely as of March 24, 2020, in keeping with the guidance of Maryland’s governor during the current pandemic. We are available via email and are picking up voicemail regularly as we continue to serve our members during this difficult time. A staff contact list is here, should you need assistance. Thank you for your understanding and please be assured you and your ministries are in our prayers. 


Recent News

Papal Message to U.S. Religious Brothers

Pope Francis smiling

The following is the text of a letter CMSM received from the U.S. Apostolic Nunciature carrying greetings from Pope Francis in anticipation of Religious Brothers Day on May 1, 2017. A downloadable version of the letter is also available.

National Symposium on the Life of the Religious Brother Held at Notre Dame

Brothers Symposium

Over 225 individuals attended the Symposium and interacted with speakers, facilitators, panel members, breakout session leaders, and scribes who represented over 750 years as vowed religious in over 15 different communities/institutes. Thank you to all — your commitment to religious brothers inspires us all!

Justice & Peace

Pope Francis meets with CMSM leaders

Justice & Peace Alerts

Upcoming Events

2020 National Assembly

August 4-5, 2020 | ONLINE

Repentance and Reconciliation: Taking Action to Change the World will be held online, with a separate Gathering for Young Religious on Aug. 6. Learn more and register (CMSM members).

 

Gathering for Young Religious

August 6, 2020 | ONLINE

Male religious within five years of final vows or ordination are invited to join their peers from across the country for "A Conversation for Young Religious: Religious Life and Ministry in this Moment." Learn more and register here.