Sr. John Paul Marie of the Trinity (Nicole Mireau) celebrated her Perpetual Vows with the Queenship of Mary Community in Ottawa Aug. 22 — and on Sunday, Sept. 4, family, parishioners and community members gathered with her in Saskatoon for prayers of thanksgiving and blessing at a Mass with Bishop Mark Hagemoen, Fr. Gerard Cooper, and Fr. Geoffrey Young.
Accompanied by Sr. Micheline Thibault, canonical novice with the Queenship of Mary Community, the newly-professed Sr. John Paul Marie gathered with family, friends and parishioners from her home parish of Our Lady of Lourdes in Saskatoon who celebrated Sunday Mass with the Cathedral of the Holy Family. Among those present was Sr. John Paul Marie’s sister Sr. April Mireau, PM, who joined with other family members for a Marian hymn at the conclusion of Mass.
Bishop Mark Hagemoen conveyed a blessing upon Sr. John Paul Marie at the conclusion of the Eucharistic celebration, which was followed by a banquet and program.
The celebration of Sr. John Paul Marie’s perpetual vows Aug. 22 on the Feast of the Queenship of Mary in Ottawa was a joint celebration with Sr. Anna Marie du Sacré Coeur de Jesus (video below).
VIDEO – Sr. John Paul Marie of the Trinity & Sr. Anna Marie du Sacré Coeur de Jesus perpetual vows in Ottawa