Rite of Reception of Candidates

September 22, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Rite of Reception of Candidates

The Rite of Reception of Candidates takes place on Sunday, September 22, 2019, in  St. Gertrude’s Hall at 1:00 p.m. The prioress officiates the ceremony which is part of Midday Prayer. The Candidates will spend a year of study with their sister companion.

At 2:00,  all will be invited to attend a concert in the monastery church.

The presentation will be Chapter 72, “The Good Zeal of Monastics” based on Spirituality for the 21st Century: The Holy Rule of St. Benedict  By Sister Joan Chittister.

Presenter: Sister Betty Drewes