"Are we prepared to promote conditions in which the living contact with God can be reestablished? For our lives today have become godless to the point of complete vacuity. God is no longer with us in the conscious sense of the word. He is denied, ignored, excluded from every claim to have a part in our daily life." - Alfred Delp, S.J.

Thursday, December 06, 2007

Funny nun pictures - then and now...

And now...

Those infamous McDonald Sisters of Corondelet.

"I'll drink to that!"


  1. I HAD the first. They were wonderful teachers and wonderful sisters. Wha' happened??? So sad!

  2. Brother William of Baskerville2:21 PM

    Your post reminded me that in the Archdiocese of Chicago, the 2nd collection this weekend is for retired clergy and religious

  3. Gee, the first ones look like the ones I had in middle school (they were the group from Concordia, KS).

  4. *sigh*

    The only consolation is that the non-habit wearing nuns are dying out.


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