Sr. Cecilia with her family in the Chapel after her First Profession of Annual Vows.
Our Congregation, during a recent joyful Eucharist, celebrated the First Profession of Annual Vows of Sr. Cecilia Lich Thanh Tran at the Conventual Chapel of the Immaculate Conception at Villa de Matel on Saturday, February 9, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. The Reverend Bao Quoc Nguyen, S.J. presided and Reverends Gan M. Nguyen, C.Ss.R. and Hung Nguyen concelebrated. Sr. Kevina Keating, Congregational Leader, received her vows. And, Sisters, family and friends participated. Congratulations Sr. Cecilia! May the Incarnate Word be your guide always.
Sr. Cecilia Lich Thanh Tran with clergy as she processes into the Chapel for her First Profession of Annual Vows.
Sr. Kevina receives Sr. Cecilia’s vows as Sr. María Otilia Guerra Chinchillá assists.
(Front: L-R) Sr. Cecilia’s Father Tu Van Tran, Sr. Cecilia, and her Mother Que Thi Phan. (Back: Rev. Hung Nguyen, Concelebrant, Rev. Bao Quoc Nguyen S.J., Presider, and Rev. Gan Minh Nguyen C.Ss.R., Concelebrant.