St. Jeanne Jugan, a Year Later

It’s hard to believe a year has gone by since we gathered in St. Peter’s Basilica, around our TV’s or on our computers to watch the canonization of our Mother Foundress, St. Jeanne Jugan. The St. Joseph choir joyfully sang in thanksgiving, as we celebrated a special Mass for the one year anniversary of the Read more…

Camp St. Joseph

A flickering (battery-operated) camp fire, a (not too scary) ghost story and delicious (microwaved) s’mores brought back many memories of camping trips long ago. Our auditorium became Camp St. Joseph! A mischievous raccoon sneaked a bag of chips from the trash, while the campers sang-around the campfire. The camp was filled with laughs as our Read more…

Welcome to the County Fair

In celebration of our Resident’s Feast Day, St. Joseph’s Home was transformed into a “good old” fashion county fair. The day started with made to order breakfasts, compliments of our wonderful volunteers. We celebrated together at Mass with the Resident choir filling the chapel with their angelic voices. Bishop McDonald gave a special blessing to Read more…

A Pilgrimage to the National Shrine of St. Thérèse

On a beautiful June day, 15 Residents, Little Sisters, & volunteers went on a pilgrimage to the National Shrine of St. Thérèse in Darien, IL. They spent the afternoon enjoying the wonderful collection of relics, personal effects and memorabilia of St. Therese. There was time for prayer before the many statues and crucifixes. Before leaving Read more…

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