Bruce & Lillian Almeroth,OSSM Promise as Lay Diakonia 8 June

posted Jun 5, 2014, 9:56 AM by Theresa Orozco
 Dear Servites, 
Your prayers are requested for Bruce & Lillian Almeroth,OSSM, Sts. Alexis & Juliana OSSM Community, Hillside, Illinois, who will profess the Promise as OSM Lay Diakonia, Sunday, June 8, 2014, 1:00PM, Our Lady of Sorrows Basilica, Chicago, Illinois. All who are in the area are welcome to attend the ceremony. Fr. John Fontana,OSM, Prior Provincial, will preside and will receive the Promise of Bruce & Lill.

Bruce & Lillian, with guidance and support from Sister Margaret Valois,OSM, have been in formation for one year in preparation to profess the Promise. They are to be known as Diakonia of Kindness. Their Family Feast will be the Feast of the Seven Holy Founders: February 17.

Please send your prayers of support and encouragement to our sister and brother, Bruce and Lill. Let them know that you will be praying for them as they make their commitment as a couple and as a family to walk in the steps of our Seven Holy Founders, inspired by Mary, Mother and Servant of Lord.

Please send your prayers and words of encouragement to:

If you wish to learn more about the OSM Lay Diakonia, please visit the OSSM website: There you will find further information.

Fr. Vidal Martínez,OSM
OSSM National Assistant