June 18, 2015, Flossmoor, Illinois – Sister Norlee McDonnell, OP, who has ministered since 1971 at Infant Jesus of Prague Parish in Flossmoor, Illinois, was honored by the Flossmoor Village Board for her years of dedicated service to the community.
Originally a teacher at the school, Sister Norlee in 1975 helped to found the parish’s pastoral care program, which is still flourishing. Read the entire article, by Tom Houlihan, in The Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle.
June 18, 2015, Houston, Texas – Sister Maureen O’Connell, OP, and her ministry at Angela House–-giving women who had been incarcerated the support they need to transition into the community-–were featured in the Texas Catholic Herald News, newspaper of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston. In the article, Sister Maureen describes the philosophy, programs, and services of Angela House, one of 60 ministries supported by the archdiocese’s Diocesan Services Fund. Read the full article by Kerry McGuire.
Photo: Sister Maureen O’Connell, OP, cuts the ribbon during the dedication of a new, larger facility for Angela House.