Jubilee at the Cathedral

Jubilee at the Cathedral

Fidelity is measured one day at a time.  When we celebrate our sister’s jubilees, we are celebrating the fact that for 25 year, 50 years, 60 years, they have gotten up every single day to love and serve Jesus and His Church.  Our jubilarians this year have given...
The Joy of Fidelity…Celebrating Jubilees

The Joy of Fidelity…Celebrating Jubilees

In a fast food, instant messaging, disposable culture, it is refreshing and life giving to celebrate the long lasting, daily faithfulness of women who have kept their vows for 25, 70, 80 years.  Jubilees invite all of us to renew our own vows, whether in consecrated...
80 Years in the Hands of God

80 Years in the Hands of God

By Sister Mary Jeanne, OCDIn 1924, just a few years before she had to leave her beloved Mexico in disguise as a refugee from religious persecution, Mother Luisita, the foundress of the Carmelite Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart of Los Angeles, prepared a young girl...
Celebrating Fidelity

Celebrating Fidelity

Congratulations to our Jubilarians! On Sunday, January 26th, we joined Archbishop Jose Gomez at the Cathedral to celebrate all the Jubilarians of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  We rejoice in the fidelity of our Sister Jubilarians: Sister Patrocinio, 80 years, Sister...
My Golden Jubilee

My Golden Jubilee

The year was 1963. Vatican Council II was in session,  Pope John XXIII issued his encyclical “Pacem in Terris,” the world was introduced to “The Beatles,” and in Alhambra, California, on a Friday afternoon, seven young women and I crossed the threshold of Carmelite...