Diocesan News

Consecrated Life in Bayside

On World Day of Consecrated Life, Feb. 4, Sacred Heart of Jesus parish, Bayside, celebrated the consecrated women who live, worship and minister in the parish. The sisters renewed their vows before the congregation at the 9:30 a.m. Mass. After the renewal of vows, each Sister received a rose from the pastor, Msgr. Thomas C. Machalski, as a sign of gratitude for their witness to consecrated life. From left, are Sisters Mariette Schmidt, R.S.M., Mary Jane Coleman, R.S.M., Ave Clark, O.P., Grace Ann Eidt, R.S.M., Anne Horgan, R.S.M., Elizabeth Scanlan, R.S.M., Ellen Smith, R.S.M. and Kathleen Masterson, R.S.M.