The Collage of Events of 2011
Friar Steve Kluge OFM, blessed the new grave stones for Sister Marge and Sister Shirley.
Sister Nelia and Sister Karen received the Poor Clare habit on January 15th and January 17th respectively . Roberta Peters is a young woman who is interested in our Poor Clare Life.
Friar Michael Lasky was celebrate for our Holy Week Services. Saint Clare began her way of following Francis on Palm Sunday 1212 so it is 800 years that the Poor Clare Life has been part of our world. The picture with the Sisters holding Palm Branches is symbolic of this beginning.
Book Club: Sisters Agnes, Mary Frances and Natalie are discussing our book "The Poor Sisters of Saint Clare:Their Form of Life and Identity,by Sister Diana Papa OSC
Friar Kyle came for our Saint Clare Transitus and the Mass next day. His picture is small and pious looking. Can you find it???
August Picnic: to celebrate the beginning of our 800 Celebration of our way of life The Capuchin Poor Clares of Wilmington, Delaware joined us for a day of Prayer and Play.
Celebrations" Sister Miriam celebrated 50 years of Poor Clare Life and Sister Donna celebrated 25 years. Thank you for witness to us and to the world our Gospel Way of Life.
Workshop: Friar Jim Van Vurst OFM from the Cincinnati Province , shared with us "Life as a Journey" and also showed us how to do watercolor paintings.
Friar John O'Connor OFM Provincial of the Holy Name Province came for a visit and we were all glad to meet him.
Our Sister Mary McCourt's memorial is on an older post.
A Musing on Christmas and the Incarnation
God does dwell with us-