Jubilee Celebrations in Australia
Gold! Gold! - 50th Anniversary of Vows
Sr Céline Nolan, a member of the Benalla FCJ community, celebrated her Golden Jubilee of Religious Profession on Sunday 21 September 2008. Members of Céline’s family, FCJ Sisters and friends gathered with her for the Eucharistic Celebration in the Genazzano Chapel, followed by afternoon tea.
Many words of congratulations were extended to Céline for living 50 years of faithful service and companionship as a FCJ Sister.
A Song and Dance Celebration - 25th Anniversary of Vows
On 1 February 2009, Liz Brown fcJ celebrated 25 years of her religious profession in the Genazzano Chapel. With her FCJ companions, friends and family, Liz was joyously supported by a number of singers and liturgical dancers from the Focolare community of which her sister, Margaret, is a member. Fr Des Fitzgerald CSSR, the celebrant, joined Liz and her friends for afternoon tea after the ceremony