Monthly Archive October 2012

Bonjour Mother General!

On Wednesday, October 10th, we welcomed Mother General Celine de la Visitation with a celebration of many of the multicultural heritages of the Little Sisters, Residents, staff and friends. Dressed in native costumes, our staff and volunteers greeted Mother General and prepared an array of desserts from around the world. On behalf of all the Read more…

Opening of the Year of Faith

On Thursday October 11th, we joined Catholics around the world in celebrating the Opening of the Year of Faith. We were very blessed to have Mother General Celine and Mother Assistant Gerard with us. Before Mass, the vestibule of our chapel was packed for the blessing & solemn opening of the Door of Faith. Emblazed Read more…

Our Best Golf Outing Yet!!

Many thanks to all of our friends who supported us by participating in our Seventh Annual Swing and a Prayer Golf Outing. St. Joseph provided us with a beautiful day at Makray Golf Club in Barrington. The course was full of golfers as several Residents cheered them on from the terrace. Some Residents even rode Read more…

Witnessing for Vocations III

  Our last summer vocation event was at St. Joseph’s Home as we were given the chance to participate in a “Nun Run.” Deacon Brian Park from Divine Mercy Catholic Church in Faribault, Minnesota and Fr. Erik Lundgren brought a group of seven young women and two chaperones to our Home as part of their Read more…