Sr. Chris Wiltrakis, MSBT recently ended her ministry placement at our retreat center in Alabama, Blessed Trinity Shrine Retreat. For many years Sr. Chris served on the BTSR staff offering individual spiritual direction, leading group retreats, assisting with daily tasks for hosted retreats and overseeing the retreat center’s gift shop, keeping it stocked with a […]
Father Judge Quote of the Day
Prayer is the whole secret of perfection. Prayer is the whole secret of sanctity.
After 77 years in religious service, Sister Marie Innocentia Lipari of the Parish of St. Paul and St. Agnes is retiring at the age of 96. Father Joseph Nugent, pastor, calls the much beloved Sr. Innocentia’s retirement a “big loss” to the parish. Born Madeline Lipari and baptized Maria Magdalena in 1922, she was raised […]
To commemorate our sisters’ Centennial Year of 2018, a new Mission Cross has been erected on the grounds of our Motherhouse in Northeast Philadelphia. Many MSBT sisters, friends and supporters gathered recently for a blessing of the new cross. Following an outdoor prayer service led by Sr. Deborah Wilson, MSBT and Fr. Mike Barth, ST […]