Gunther Participates Even In Jubilees

A Handmaid News

You may have heard that this is the Holy Year of Saint Joseph as well as the Amoris Laetitia Family Year, a double holy year. During this special time in the Church, our religious institute is marking two other anniversaries: The centennial of our Founder’s ordination to the priesthood and our upcoming 75th anniversary of our foundation. As part of …

Silver Jubilee for Sister Guadalupe

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On the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, December 8th, 2016, Sister Guadalupe D’Emmanuel of the Holy Trinity, celebrated her Silver Jubilee of Vows as a Handmaid of the Precious Blood. The day was marked by much joy and festivity, a beautiful Mass during which Sister formally renewed her vows of Chastity, Poverty, and Obedience in the hands of Rev. Mother Marietta, …

Sunset on the Jubilee Year

The Jubilee Year of Mercy

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The extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy is quickly approaching its end on the Solemnity of Christ the King on November 20th, 2016. Holy Doors across the globe will close their doors soon. Does this signal the end of Mercy? No. While special indulgences were available under certain conditions when one passed the portals of a Jubilee Holy Door, it is …

Sister Rose Anne of Jesus at Villa Cor Jesu in Jemez Springs, NM July 22, 1966

Fifty Golden Years!

A Handmaid News

On June 17th, 2016 the Handmaids of the Precious Blood enjoyed the special milestone of our fifth Handmaid to persevere through a half a century, fifty years, of vowed religious life. Sister Rose Anne of Jesus, recently arrived from Illinois to finally settle down in East Tennessee, spent the day in community celebration as all the stops were pulled out …