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Benedictine sisters to be honored at community service

January 27, 2014

Photo by Amy Cherry An organizing committee recently gathered to plan a community celebration honoring the Benedictine Sisters of Elk County as the closing of the 162-year-old St. Joseph Monastery was recently announced.

In an effort to have the opportunity to show a gesture of appreciation, a small group of individuals recently gathered to plan a community celebration to honor the Benedictine Sisters of Elk County and their 162 years of faithful and dedicated service.
The celebration is taking place on Sunday, Feb. 23 at 2 p.m. at the Queen of the World Church in St. Marys. The catalyst behind the event is in response to the recent announcement of the closing of the St. Joseph Monastery.

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