Sniff, ah, sniff, yuck! The new sample candles are on the community room table for everyone to try and to vote! Our own right-at-home test lab! Sr. Mary Jacinta is holding her favorite, Christmas Essence and Sr. Mary Veronica is smelling Pumpkin Pie which we suspect she does not like! Stay tuned to find out what candles made the cut!
Sr. Breda from our monastery Drogheda, Ireland is here for a few days as well but we don't have a photo..yet.
The schola practicing with our singing teacher Mary Clare McAleer and her husband John Miller, Director of Music at our Sacred Heart Cathedral-Basilica. What are we practicing for? The Ordination of Father Rafael Jose Perez Castillo, of the Hermits of Bethlehem, Chester, NJ. This is the first priestly ordination in our monastery since our foundation.