December 1 - Don S - Watchung

December 8 - Mary A - North Plainfield

December 15 - Joanne B - Clark

December 22 – Elizabeth K - Madison

December 29 - Richard O'N - Westfield

January 5 - Maureen C - Westbury, NY

January 12 - Jennifer & Murray A - Brooklyn, NY

January 19 - Larry L - Basking Ridge

January 26 - Camille L - Woodbridge

February 2 - Christina D - North Plainfield

February 9 - Mollie M - Metuchen

February 16 - Constance J - Westfield

February 23 - Pat L - Milltown










September 18, 2016

Sisters Theresina, Laura, Mary Jo and Eileen

Sr. Patricia Vetrano, RSM gives the Welcome

 Processing up the aisle

Diane Hathaway and Sr. Diane Matera, RSM led the singing


Art Ryan reads at the 40th Anniversary Liturgy


Reflections given by Sisters Laura Arvin, OP, Mary Jo Kearns, RSM and Eileen P. Smith, RSM

Rev. John Philip O'Connor was our Priest Celebrant

Linda and Robert Jennings received the Living Stones Award

Sr. Theresina Flannery, RSM, the Heart and one of the Founders of

Mount Saint Mary House of Prayer received the Cornerstone Award


 Nancy Kennedy and Sr. Mary Pat Neylon, OP bring the gifts at the Offertory

Brendan Flynn carries out the Banner; Joan Dwyer and Pat Flynn carry the candles

Sr. Elizabeth O'Hara and Rev. John Philip O'Connor


House of Prayer Programs were held at the Mount from January to September




Two wonderful volunteers installed cabinets in our garage.  






Sister Eileen and Victor Santimit enjoying a "Last Breakfast"

on New Year's Day

Sisters Mary Jo and Theresina - "Last Breakfast" in the Hospitality Room,

which will become a larger space for groups. 

The Spiritual Reading Room will be smaller and include an office for the Sisters.


These two bedrooms will be "rooms with a view" for retreatants.



 Jody Richdale in our temporary office in St. Joseph's building at the Mount.




Mailing and Clean-Up Day


Laura Arvin, OP and Donna Seidman

Victor Santimit, Peter Walter, Eileen Smith, RSM, Michael Boes, Rich Lenskold  



  Preparing the Library for Renovations


 Ruth Payer



December 2013 

 Sisters Mary Jo Kearns, RSM, Theresina Flannery, RSM,

Laura Arvin, OP, Eileen Smith, RSM


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Four of original Co-directors 

Sisters Mary Jo Kearns, Eileen Smith, Edwarda Barry (RIP), Theresina Flannery

Four of the Original Co-Directors

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