Oblates Celebrate Jubilees in Belleville
Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows
By Will Shaw
Oblates, family and friends came to the Church of Our Lady of the Snows on October 27, 2022 to celebrate the jubilees of eight Oblate priests.
Fr. Michael Powell presided, and Fr. Dwight Hoeberechts was the homilist.
After Mass, the Jubilarians and guests went to the Shrine Restaurant for a celebratory dinner reception where the audience was greatly entertained by remarks from several of the Jubilarians.
Fr. Sherman Wall, OMI
70 Years of Religious Life and 65 Years of Priesthood
Fr. Gerry Weber, OMI (Not present)
60 Years of priesthood
Fr. Clyde Rausch, OMI
60 Years of Religious Life
Fr. Norman Volk, OMI (Not present)
60 years of Religious Life
Fr. Richard Sudlik, OMI (Not present)
50 Years of Priesthood
Fr. Louis Studer, OMI
50 Years of Religious Life
Fr. Dwight Hoeberechts, OMI
25 Years of Priesthood
Fr. Michael Powell, OMI
25 Years of Religious Life