Year of Consecrated Life at St. Joseph Basilica Parish, Alameda, CA
On August 15 and 16, St. Joseph Basilica Parish, Alameda, CA celebrated the Year of Consecrated Life with Sisters living or working in the parish offering reflections on religious life and their communities after a brief homily at Mass. Three communities were represented: Franciscan Sisters of Aston, PA, School Sisters of Notre Dame, and Sisters of the Holy Names. After the Masses, Sisters were available in the gathering space to answer questions, provide printed materials or renew connections. Several Holy Names High School, Oakland and Holy Names University graduates stopped by to chat.