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The idea of a religious vocation wasn’t new to Sr. Mary Ann and she had enjoyed vocation retreats with the Mercys. “I wasn’t sure if the attraction to religious life was simply because I liked the Mercy sisters and enjoyed doing things with them or because God was actually calling me to religious life,” she said. “I figured that if I entered the Franciscans, it would be a test.
The dome of OLA convent is in need of repairs. These include replacing some broken tiles and applying a new coat of waterproofing. We ask for your help to preserve the beauty of the dome for years to come. You can help by donating to this need. Click osfphila.org/support-us/fea….
#RIP Sr. Kathleen Cronin, OSF (formerly Sr. St. Philomene), 90, who died in Assisi House on January 15, 2019. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 68 years. osfphila.org/obituaries/sis…
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