It is the most important stage of formation growing in the awareness of the responsibility to live the evangelical counsels through vowed life; the novices enter in to the mysteries of religious life. The goal of the novitiate is to prepare the novice to enter in to the covenantal relationship with the Eucharistic lord, learning from Him meekness, humility and infinite love. The novices study in the depth the Christian spirituality, liturgy and SABS constitution. The patron saint of novices is St. Margaret Mary Alacoque.