Jubilee: Three at 60

Three Mark 60 Years with Adorers of the Blood of Christ



ASC Sisters Maureen Farrar, Marita Rother and Catherine Shippen celebrated 60 years of vowed life with the Adorers of the Blood of Christ on May 3, 2015, at the Wichita (Kan.) Center.

They marked the anniversary with a Mass and dinner and were joined in the celebration by sisters, family and friends. Father Tom Welk presided at the liturgy.

The women made first vows July 1, 1955 and final vows exactly five years later.

Sister Maureen,

Jubilee: Seeing Fives

Five Adorers of the Blood of Christ celebrate 50 years of religious life and service.
Ruma 50th Jubilee
From left to right: Srs. Marsha Wilson, Fran Schumer, Kate Reid, Angela Schrage, and Rose McKeown

Sisters Rose McKeown, Kate Reid, Angela Schrage, Fran Schumer and Marsha Wilson celebrated 50 years of vowed religious life on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at the Ruma (Ill.) Center with a Mass at the chapel celebrated by the Rev. Jim Dougherty, followed by dinner attended by sisters, family and friends.

Sister Rose, born in Philadelphia to John and Frances McKeown,