Oblates, HOMIs and Associates Celebrate Feast Day in Belleville
By Will Shaw
On Sunday, May 21st, Oblates from the Belleville area gathered to celebrate the Feast of St. Eugene de Mazenod at the Benedictine Living Community on the grounds of the Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows. Also invited and attending the celebration were Honorary Oblates and Oblate Associates.
The evening began with a prayer service prepared by the Oblates in Rome, led by Fr. Juan Gaspar, OMI who was introduced by Fr. Mark Dean, OMI.
After prayer it was time to socialize and partake in a festive dinner arranged by USP Support Office Manager, Lori Kelly.