The Ascension Parish community celebrated with the sisters of the Visitation Monastery and honored them for their 25 years of service on the North Side.
Each of the sisters – Katherine, Mary Margaret, Virginia, Suzanne, Karen and Mary Frances – participated in the mass in a special way. After the mass, pastor Fr. Michael O’Connell, parish administrator Patty Stromen and the entire community gave the sisters a blessing and thanked them for the wonderful presence in the neighborhood.
Here are some scenes from the morning: