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Congratulations, prayer and good wishes to Margaret Byrnes RSCJ, who celebrates her golden jubilee (50 years) of perpetual vows on February 3rd!

 

As is common in the Society, Margaret prepared for and made her profession in Rome, as part of an international group (called probation). Next week twelve of them will come together in the Villa Lante, Rome, to celebrate and give thanks for all that has been, and ask God's blessing on all that is to come. The sisters will come from different parts of the world, and in some cases this will be their first meeting with each other for fifty years. But the bonds of probation are very strong, despite distance and years, especially for this group, who received the name "Community built up on the love of Christ".

 

Five years ago Margaret wrote this short reflection for her 45th anniversary...

 

 

 

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