Recently Sr. Catherine Schwemer, a member of the Community of the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ spoke to a group of La Salette Associates at the National Shrine in Attleboro. MA. She is the Executive Director of NACAR (North American Conference of Associates and Religious) which includes some 200 Associate congregations. This is the third part of her sharing on La Salettes and Associates.
Every family has its structure – necessary for accomplishing simple and sometimes more complex goals. So also with Religious Life and those called to be Associates. We will give a general description of the structures of Religious Institutes and Associates as well as their relationships within their our communities and between Vowed Religious and Associates.