Nameeta Renu is a member of the Order of Consecrated Virgins in Bombay. She has studied the pastoral care of liminal migrants and refugees, and has a doctorate in theology on spiritual guidance and integral formation based on viriditas (greenness) in the spirituality of St. Hildegard of Bingen. She has published articles on consecrated life in various newsletters and theological journals. 

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Viriditas: A key to discernment on the future of religious life

In the third millennium, St. Hildegard's concept of viriditas can illumine our hearts and minds to penetrate the depths of the mystery, as greenness of God's finger creates and re-creates consecrated life.

Why St. Hildegard's spirituality of 'viriditas' is extraordinary

St. Hildegard of Bingen saw God's living power of light in creation and named it viriditas. What was extraordinary about her theological compositions and spirituality of viriditas, to make them relevant for all times?

Pahchana kya? Do you recognize me?

An encounter with a woman — crying, hungry and wearing shabby clothes — brings to mind images from daughter Zion, a "Hindu" widow.