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The Brothers of St. John Visit

May 2, 2008



 On Tuesday, April 29th the Brothers of St. John came to our Motherhouse for a visit. It started with a presentation by our Major Superior(Sister Judith Ann) who spoke on the history, charism, and apostolate of our Order.  After that, Sister Agnes Joseph(Vocation Director) talked about the House of Formation. At the conclusion of the presentation, the Brothers joined us for dinner in the Multi-purpose room. Sister Mary John and I sat with Brother Malachi who told us all about his Community. After dinner a few of the Brothers provided musical entertainment. One played the harmonica and the other the guitar, but they both sang. Oh Susanna, and Swing Low, Sweet Chariot were among the favorites. It was so wonderful to have the opportunity to share our joy with them. What an awesome day we had! Encore! Encore! 

3 Comments leave one →
  1. Magdalena permalink
    May 5, 2008 7:36 pm

    It’s wonderful to read about such joyful religious. Bravo!

  2. June 10, 2008 3:57 am

    I’m sorry that it took me so long to reply. Thank you for your comment-yes we did really enjoy getting to know the Brothers.

  3. Birgitta permalink
    August 15, 2008 6:15 pm

    Well my goodness, two of my favorite groups of people together! Who knew! I’m so glad you got to meet the Brothers. I hope you all will get to meet the CSJ Sisters sometime too!

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