By Ononye VC
The Basilica of the Most Holy Trinity,Onitsha,was in a festive mood last Sunday when Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary,Mother of Christ converged for the anniversary celebration and thanksgiving mass.
The was celebrated by the Metropolitan Archbishop of Onitsha who was assisted by many priests.
Mother General and Superior of the Congregation, Mother Mary Claude Oguh,led other senior and junior members of the congregation to the colourful event.
Trinitas observed that the event included Diamond,Golden and Silver Jubilee celebration.
Records indicated that 5 Sisters celebrated their 60th anniversary, 5 others celebrated 50th anniversary while 16 of them celebrated 25th anniversary.
Earlier in his homily,the Metropolitan Archbishop of Onitsha,Most Rev Valerian Okeke congratulated the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary,Mother of Christ who celebrated different Anniversaries,jubilees,landmarks of living the consecrated life.
The Archbishop prayed God to renew them so as to embrace the initial innocence with which they entered the religious life.
The event featured lots of cultural dance troupes invited by joyous families, friends, and well wishers who came to celebrate with their candidates.
The Archbishop was spotted taking dance steps in solidarity with one of the Jubilarians.


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