Welcome to our second gallery!
receiving the cross at the entrance ceremony
hair cutting ceremony at investiture
the questioning during first profession Mass
Mother Guardian receives the vows at first profession
the changing of the veil
First profession ceremony- the changing of the veil from white to black
a novice with her novice mistress
the embrace after vows
first profession Mass
newly professed with Mother General
"Peppe, you can't propose to me! I just got married!"
" Oh, dear. I think I broke his heart."
Jesus is our spouse
Come, spouse of Christ!
the bride cuts the cake
the brides cut the cake...
opening procession for final vows
Final profession Mass at Immaculate Conception Church, Bastess PA
"You are espoused to me forever..."
Request for final vows
prostration during the litany of the saints
Candle lighting for the witnesses to the final vows
Final profession in the hands of Mother General
the receiving of the vows by Mother General
Crowning with thorns at final vows
Final vows embrace
signing of the vows on the altar of sacrifice
Final vows Mass with Bishop Joseph Bambera, ordinary of the Scranton Diocese
Mother General's welcome to new solemnly professed
Mother General lights candle of new finally professed, symbol of the prudent virgins
procession from the final vows Mass
Sr. greeting her family members and "Sister" sister!
Our whole family celebrates our final vows!
final vows celebration with our family, priest friends and benefactors
final vows is a communal gift!
cake cutting at the final vows
The joy of being professed!
Finally professed with Mother General and Mother Vicar
The brides cut the cake..again!
Final vows in Immaculate Conception Church, Bastress PA
Sister with Bishop Thomas Tobin of the Diocese of Providence
Lighting candles at the Easter Vigil
Candidacy is quite exciting!
Camp "Cap" campfire fun!
Our German Shepherd Lady Cyra
Going to chapel to pray the Divine Office
Sister with Mama Seton
A walk through the flowers
Benediction during our Corpus Christi Procession
The orchard in bloom
Singing with youth at a confirmation retreat
Come to rural PA!
Our homemade pascal candle
Mother General and Mother Vicar