Monthly Archives: October 2018
Our faith formation classes are learning to pray and make rosaries during the month of October. Sr. Janet Marie Kurgan stayed a few days longer to work with us. She helped to teach the teens and kids how to make rosaries.
Here you see them learning to dance with the Magnificat!
On Wednesday, October 10, the feast of Blessed Mary Angela, finally arrived; and all was ready for our home and mission to be blessed and dedicated. Everyone had their part to play in making this day special.
Preparation of the altar and sacred space…
Last minute practicing…
The Celebration of the Holy Eucharist began with us giving an introduction, sharing the blessings and power of God’s presence and His call. Mother Angela’s legacy and spirit lives in this place.
The Assembly was filled with our friends and priests.
The Word of God was proclaimed in Creole and English.
Our youth danced before the Lord.
We were playing and singing for the Lord.
TThe children’s celebration began in the afternoon with prayer and song, honoring Blessed Mary Angela. Then, directed by the young people, the children feasted on the buffet food.
October 10 was fast approaching, and so much needed to be done for the Blessing and Dedication of the new Felician Haiti Mission complex.
Preparing the choir… 🎼🎶
Baking Haitian cakes…
Cleaning up the outside grounds of the entrance…
Thank God for our young people!!!!!
It is such a joy to have our sisters with us building relationships. . .
We also welcomed our friend, Eric Moyer, who is here for the dedication and blessing. We always put Eric to work when he comes. This visit, he showed our boys how to set up a new volleyball net.
On Tuesday, October 9, as the sun began to set, we gathered to celebrate the Transitus of Blessed Mary Angela, the foundress of the Felician Sisters. As we contemplated her love and service to all, we, too, embraced her spirit and legacy to make God known, loved and glorified. Blessed Angela, your light we want to be…