There are still several opportunities to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word. The jubilee year has given us many ways to offer our congratulations and show our gratitude.
Morning Prayer and Plaque Unveiling Nov. 1
Morning prayer in the Chapel of the Incarnate Word will be followed by an unveiling of a commemorative plaque in the Incarnate Word Cemetery in honor of deceased Sisters. 8:30 a.m., Chapel of the Incarnate Word
Eucharist Honoring Passed Sisters Nov. 1
This special Eucharist honors the “great cloud of witnesses,” our deceased Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word. 6 p.m., Chapel of the Incarnate Word
Light the Way Nov. 23
Take part in our community wide festival celebrating the start to the Christmas season. This year, Sisters will “flip the switch” officially turning on the power and helping the whole city light the way to the holy days to come. 3 p.m., University of the Incarnate Word.
Eucharist Honoring the First Mass Dec. 3
Join the community for this Eucharist celebrated with CHRISTUS Santa Rosa, which remembers the first Mass celebrated at Sister’s early sponsored ministry – the Santa Rosa Infirmary – on this day in 1869. 6 p.m., Chapel of the Incarnate Word.