Tag : Blessed Sacrament
title : Pink Sisters Observe Nearly 120 Years Of Nonstop Prayers, Blessed Sacrament
summary : Nuns, known as "the Pink Sisters," have worked in shifts for nearly 120 years to ensure nonstop prayer in Philadelphia's Chapel of Divine Love, reports Associated Press. The rose-hued habits symbolize the joy the Roman Catholic Holy Spirit Adoration sisters feel honoring the Holy Spirit. The order was founded in Holland in 1896 to focus on the perpetual adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. There also are three other U.S. convents — in St. Louis, Mo.; Corpus Christi, Texas; and Lincoln, Neb.
date : Dec 29, 2015 05:59 PM EST