BOSTON-Members of the Province’s profession class of 1956 gathered at St. Anthony Shrine to celebrate their golden jubilee with a Mass at 4:30 p.m. on May 18 in the shrine’s second floor church. It was followed by a reception in the shrine auditorium. Friars, family, and members of the Shrine community joined in the celebration.
John O’Connor was principal celebrant and homilist. The Golden Jubilee of Profession class includes Pius Liu,Raphael Bonanno, Andrew Giardino, Stephen Doyle, Bartholomew McMahon, Robert Nee, David Hyman,Thomas Kelly, Daniel Lanahan, Edward Burke, Colin O’Rourke and Paul Maslach (of the Holy Family Custody). The class remembered their deceased classmates Kevin Fitzgerald, Patrick Leary and Vincent Carroll.
John Maganzini and Gregory Day will celebrate their silver jubilee of profession with a Mass in the second floor church at 11 a.m., on June 3. The Mass will be followed by a reception in the shrine auditorium. David Convertinowill be principal celebrant and homilist.