Cloister Day 2018
JESUS I TRUST IN YOU
On June 15, 2018, boys and girls, about 30 children, ages 8-12, and a few teen-age helpers met in the Mother House of the Sisters of the Divine Redemer. The focus was on Divine Mercy with the theme: JESUS I TRUST IN YOU.
Soon after arrival, Holy Mass, focused on God's Mercy, was celebrated. The children took active part in all the Liturgical ministries, singing and playing various instruments.
After opening ceremony, according to the theme of the day, the history and the meaning of the Divine Mercy were explained to the children. During the day, there were special activities taught by the Sisters and lay adults which children liked very much. The children made the tour of the Divine Sister Motherhouse. They trained their fingers by doing the beady craft and the God Cross. They came to know how the Divne Mercy affected the life of Mother Alphonse Marie. The "Special Bread Personification" presentation showed them the esential of the Holy Communion. Various kinds o fun and dance performed by children were amazing. The Sisters were delighted to see the children talents.
At the Divine Mercy Hour, children were acquainted with the Divine Mercy Chaplet in song and motion.
The day ended with an entertainment by the Children followed by an Ice Cream Social in fellowship with parents and friends.
Cloister Day 2017
On this special day, on June 20, 2017, called "Cloister Day" youth, boys and girls, about 26 children, ages 8-12, including a few teen-age helpers, put aside their day-to-day routine to spend the day with the Sisters of the Divine Redeemer.
The day begun with Holy Mass. The children did all the Liturgical ministries, singing and playing special instruments. Our unique Offertory Procession consisted of twins and triplets. This Liturgical dancers were great!
During the day, there were special activities taught by the Sisters and lay adults which children liked very much. They were acquainted with the Divine Mercy Chaplet in song and motion.
The day ended with an entertainment by the Children followed by an Ice Cream Social.
The Cloister Day was really Great Day!
Cloister Day 2016
A Joyful Event - Cloister Day
On June 21, 2016, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, a group of enthusiastic youth came to Divine Redeemer Motherhouse to spend the day with the Sisters to get acquainted.
This special Day began with Holy Mass in which the youth did all the Liturgical Ministries and played in a Mini Band for the Communion Meditation. The Offertory Procession consisted of special multiples. Parents joined us at 3:00 PM for the Mercy Chaplet in song and motion. This was followed by a short entertainment in St. Anne's Hall with an Ice Cream Social and tasting a Mission Rosary made with colored cupcakes.
Everyone went home revitalized and ready to return in June, 2017!
The day was complete when an eight year old said: "This is the best day of my whole life"!!