For a brief overview of the Rule (as well as each of the other Writingsclick here

Rule [English followed by Italian]


Seynaeve, Marie. “The Trivulsian Rule: The Rule Closest to the Original.” 7pp.


Durkin, Mary-Cabrini. Angela Merici’s Journey of the Heart : The Rule, the Way. Boulder, CO: WovenWord Press, 2005.

Seynaeve, Marie. “The Prologue to the Rule: A Letter to Us From Angela.” 5pp.

_________. “A Theological and Spiritual Reading of the Rule of Angela Merici: Trinitarian aspects.” 14pp.

Stone, Ignatius. Commentary on the Writings of Saint Angela Merici : Rule, Counsels, Legacies. S.L.: S.N., 1996.

Contemporary Interpretation

Hagan, Margaret Ann, ed., Ursulines of Louisville [focus group], A Collective Reflection on the Rule of St. Angela. 2009.

Company of St Angela [Louisville Association of the Faithful], A Contemporary Adaptation of the Rule, 1995.