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

JPIC Virtual Gathering on Migration

In light of the COVID-19 panedemic, CMSM moved a planned national justice and peace gathering online, with presenters and attendees gathering via video conference. Following this virtual gathering, the group issued a statement, Envisioning Gospel-Based Solidarity and Flourishing with Migrants. The statement reads in part: “From March 16–18, 2020, a national gathering of Catholic religious justice… Read more »

COVID-19 Resources

In light of the extraordinary impact the pandemic has had on ministry, worship, and communication, CMSM has developed a resource page for religious institutes to assist them in ministry during the coronavirus, or COVID-19, pandemic. Drawn from a number of organizations, topics include Holy Week and Easter during the pandemic, postponing chapters and elections, communications… Read more »

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.