Celebrating 70 Years
Sr. Carmen Rita Lopez of the Passion was born Carmen Lopez on September 10, 1931 to Angel and Maria Josefa Ferrer Lopez in Cabo Rojo, PR. Sr. Carmen entered the MSBTs on August 5, 1950 and professed her final vows on March 25, 1955. During her 70 years as an MSBT she served in Coamo, Rio Piedres, Cabo Rojo, Ponce, and San Juan, Puerto Rico. She also served in Lorain OH, Newark NJ, Managua Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic in a variety of ministries including Religious Education and Pastoral Outreach. Sr. Carmen Rita is currently missioned to the Ministry of Prayer.