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Life Profession

Life Profession in Alnmouth

On Friday 28th July Br Joseph Emmanuel made his Life Profession in the Society of St Francis which was accepted on behalf of the Church by the Bishop Protector (Bishop Stephen Cottrell). Sister Helen Julian CSF preached at the Mass and Br Joe was joined by people from many different stages in his life.

Sr Sue in Korea (2)

At the CSF Korean Regional Chapter meeting in Cheonan on May 1st, Brother Raphael represented the SSF Korean brothers. The brothers had just returned from Brisbane where their Provincial Chapter had been meeting. (The brothers in Korea are part of the Province of the Divine Compassion.)  During that Chapter in Easter Week Raphael had been elected to Life Profession  and his Life Profession service had taken place. The sisters were delighted to hear his news and seized the opportunity to celebrate with him in a festive coffee break during their meeting.

Life Profession in Cambridge

On Saturday 22nd April Br Christopher Martin made his Life Profession before the Bishop Protector Stephen Cottrell (the Bishop of Chelmsford). Chris was supported by Brothers and Sisters of the Society, members of his family, friends and members of the College community at Westcott House (where Chris currently lives)

Br Benedict (L); Br Chris Martin and Bishop Stephen Cottrell (R)

Life Profession – Sr Liz CSF

Sr Liz CSF made her Life Profession on the 29th July at St Luke’s Church, Birchwood, Lincoln.  Her vows were received by the Bishops Protector for the European Province, Michael Perham.  It was a joyous occasion as brothers and sisters from around the province joined many friends and family to support Sr Liz as she took this final step of commitment.

 

St Luke’s Church, Birchwood, Lincoln
Sr Liz is presented to Bishop Michael
Sr Liz receives the blessing of the Bishop and the Community