Membership

  • 1st Order: Women – Lay Workers and Lay Sisters
  • 2nd Order: Men – Lay Brothers and Lay Workers
  • 3rd Order: Clergy Sisters and Clergy Brothers
  • Companions: Lay and Clergy Persons
  • Friends: Lay and Clergy Persons


The First Three Orders are bound together under a life commitment to a common Rule which is Benedictine in orientation. 


Companions make a commitment to a Rule of Life. 


Friends share in the prayer spiritual journey of the Community. 


Members do not live together, yet are not separated by geographical boundaries. We are an international Community with members in U.S.A, Canada, Australia, Haiti, Zimbabwe.

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companion community

We hold in prayer our friends in Gowke, Zimbabwe, Africa—The Community of the Gifts of the Holy Fire, Chita Che Zvipo Zvemoto.

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