Sisters of the Cross and Passion honored by parish for their 'love of God and neighbor'


The Sisters of the Cross and Passion, who staffed several educational institutions in the diocese, including the former St. Bernard School, were the recipients of the first annual St. Bernard Award, from St. Bernard Church in North Kingstown. This special recognition honors individuals or groups of parishioners for “For Their Love of God and Love of Neighbor.” The presentation occurred at the end of Mass on Saturday, June 4. A reception was held in the parish center. Pictured are the Sisters of the Cross and Passion and Father David F. Gaffney, pastor of St. Bernard Church.