Tag: celebration

CANDIDATE MOLLY CADY BECOMES POSTULANT MOLLY

At Evening Praise on June 16, Prioress Sister Sharon McDonald asked Candidate Molly Cady, “What do you seek?” Molly responded in her own words, then listened to a short piece from the Rule of Benedict concerning our communal… Read More

POSTULANT MARY BECOMES NOVICE MARY CATHRYNE

Our Mary Vanek, a postulant at St. Placid Priory for the past year, on June 8 became Novice Mary Cathryne at an Evening Praise ritual. We joyfully welcome Novice Mary Cathryne more deeply into Community! After the ceremony,… Read More

Golden Jubilee

Sister Sharon McDonald, OSB and Sister Lucy Wynkoop, OSB celebrated 50 years of vowed Benedictine monastic life this year.  They renewed their Monastic Promise  on July 11, and on July 14 family and friends came to help us… Read More

The 1,000th Sheep

We marked the creation of our 1,000th Sheep at the Epiphany Party, January 8, 2012.  Jim Christianson told the story, awards were given and songs sung in joyful celebration of this milestone.