You’re invited to join us -online- for some afternoon refreshment. Enjoy meeting Blessed Concepción Cabrera de Armida (Conchita). Includes introduction to saint, complimentary pamphlet with quotes and suggested reading, time for questions and spiritual reflection, prayer.
Dear friends, we are planning to provide an *online* version of Socials with the Saints (scheduled for 3/19).
2pm – LIVE with interactive chat
Or return to this page
The pamphlet about Blessed Conchita and the prayer card will be linked at both places for download so you can enjoy them at home.
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Resources for You
Order the following books from
Sisters of the Cross of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
1320 Maze Blvd
Modesto, California 95351
Books by Blessed Concepcion “Conchita” Cabrera De Armida
I Am: Eucharistic Medications of the Gospel
It was Conchita’s fervent desire that our faith in Jesus be strengthened by reading these, her dialogues, with the Lord, that our hope in Him as Savior of the world might be increased, and that our love for Him and for one another might grow as well.
What Jesus is Like
Conchita show us the very human, as well as divine, side of Jesus in order that we might more easily fall in love with Him and desire to follow Him more closely. In 34 brief meditations, she covers every conceivable aspect of the life, personality and person of Jesus.
A Mother’s Letters
Conchita’s letters to her large and extended family express not only her spiritual wisdom but also her warm, human side as she lovingly guides, advises, and rejoices with the members of her family in good times and bad.
Spiritual Direction – According to the Simple Plan
This booklet presents the plan for spiritual direction according to Conchita. It consists of 18 rules. The goal is the transformation of the person in the Christ Priest and Victim.
Books by Fr. M.M. Philipon, O.P. about Conchita
Conchita – A Modern Mystic
Holiness is God’s call to all people. It is laity who is called, today, to give the world witness of family high holiness. God has given us an example of such sanctity in the mother of nine children.
Conchita – A Mother’s Spiritual Diary
For more than 40 years, on the advice of her spiritual directors, she faithfully kept a spiritual diary. Drawing from her 66 handwritten notebooks. Fr. Philipon has compiled her principal message.