The Beatitudes Community is one of the "New Communities" born of the Catholic Church after Vatican II and originating in the Charismatic Renewal. Under the ecclesial authority of the Archbishop of Albi (France)since May 1975, it was recognized by Rome as an International Association of the Faithful of Pontifical Right on December 8, 2002.
The the Beatitudes Community now comprises almost 100 priests, 40 seminarians, 350 consecrated sisters, and hundreds of Lay members, spread in 70 houses, in 30 countries, and all continents.
For a more detailed history of the Community, including recent canonical changes asked by the Church, please visit this link.
The School of Life is a Community formation program for spiritual growth andd discernment. For more information visit the school of life link