Joining the Roman Union of the Order of Saint Ursula

The 27th January, feast of our foundress Saint Angela Merici, was the day we have been preparing for – renewing our vows into the Roman Union of the Order of Saint Ursula.  Sisters and friends gathered in three venues in Tipperary, Sligo and Nairobi linked by live streaming.  In Holy Cross Abbey, Co Tipperary, Archbishop Kieran O’Reilly celebrated Mass and Sr Marie Therese Le Goc, General Councillor, was present as the delegate of M. Cecilia Wang, Prioress General.  She was joined in Holy Cross Abbey by Sr Jane Finnerty from USA while in Nairobi Sr Moekti, General Councillor received the vows where she was joined by Sr Diane from South Africa and in Sligo Sr Armida, Secretary General received the vows of the sisters there.