|PDDM Brazil: 50 years of religious consecration|
On the 14th of July 2012, the eve of the fifteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, in which the biblical texts invite us to listen and towards willingness in following Jesus, the sisters from the various communities of São Paulo (Brazil) together with the sisters who participated in the 21st week of intensive formation, with young people in formation and a couple from the Institute of the Holy Family, joyfully celebrated the 50th anniversary of religious consecration of Sr. M. Caritas Castro, Sr. Elci Zerma, Sr. M. Rosa Marquete, Sr. M. Zelinda Lázaro and Sr. M. Zenita Lázaro. The celebration was presided over by Fr.Valdecir Conte, Provincial Superior of the Society of St. Paul in the chapel of the Provincial House. Photo gallery
In the celebration, the sisters expressed their joy in God's faithfulness in their journey as a response to the call and thanked all the sisters of the Province for the support, prayer and friendship.
Fr. Valdecir, in his homily, emphasized his joy and gratitude for the presence and stimulating witness of the sisters in the early stages of his vocational journey. The celebration was followed by a fraternal dinner which was also animated by songs of good wishes.
We thank God who has maintained each of the sisters faithful on their journey as Disciples of the Divine Master. We continue our prayer for them so that they be faithful to the end!