FSM Congregation welcomes three sisters
Feast of the presentation of the Lord, three Franciscan sisters of Mary (FSM), made their final promises at the Mother of Divine Shepherds cathedral parish, Mendi, Southern Highlands Province.
Sr Merolyn James from Wabag Diocese, Sr Linneth Soke and Christina Ririma both from Mendi Diocese in St Marys, Kewabi Parish.
Family members, relatives, friends, priests, and religious sisters, brothers and seminarians from the Diocese of Mendi, Wabag, Mt Hagen, Kundiawa Diocese gathered together for the event.
Celebration began with procession of the three sister and Bishop Donald Lippert OFM Cap was the main celebrant.
The superior, Sr Maria Tiki received the three sisters as they laid their hands on the round stone to made their final commitment of religious life.