Site hosted by Angelfire.com: Build your free website today!

EUCHARISTIC BANQUET - MASS OF THANKSGIVING


Liturgy of the Eucharist was celebrated by Very Reverend Joseph P. Allen, O.P., concelebrants; Bishop Ernest Boland, O.P., and Reverend Jacob Restrick, O.P.



Homily by Rev. Jacob Restrick, O.P.

Prayer of the Faithful


Upon the conclulsion of the Eucharistic Liturgy,
Bishop Boland blessed the

"Time Capsule" 16bbphoto.JPG

  • It seemed the "light rain" that fell upon us was a sign from God, Our Blessed Mother, St. Dominic, St. Catherine of Siena, and all our deceased Dominicans were showering us with an abundance of graces from heaven as


    we processed outside to the Shrine of Jesus, and Mary giving the Rosary Beads to St. Dominic

    17bphoto.JPG

    And as we processedm toward the Shrine we sang the "Salve Regina" and Saint Dominic's Antiphon, "Light of the Church".

    The Time Capsule was buried next to the Shrine.

    A Rose of Sharon bush was planted next to the shrine to commemorate the site.


    This event was followed by a grand reception and social at St. Dominic's Hall where memorabilia and A Photo History of Our Chapter was displayed on several poster boards designed by Gail A. Waterman.







    A splendid and joyful end to the first fifty years.



    BEGINNING OF THE NEXT FIFTY YEARS.






    If you would like to learn more about Saint Dominic's Third Order;
    contact Gail A. Waterman, T.O.P.
    Send an email to: waterman@acad.umass.edu

    BACK TO OUR 50th ANNIVERSARY ALBUM.