The Sisters Servants of Mary will celebrate their 100th anniversary of service in the Archdiocese of New Orleans with a Mass of Thanksgiving Nov. 15 at 11 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 4640 Canal St., New Orleans.
Archbishop Gregory Aymond will be the principal celebrant.
A triduum of Masses also will be celebrated at 8 a.m. on Nov. 16 in the convent chapel, 5001 Perlita St., New Orleans; Nov. 17 at Transfiguration of the Lord Church, 2212 Prentiss Ave., New Orleans; and Nov. 18 at St. Theresa of Avila Church, 1404 Erato St., New Orleans.
The sisters will host a preparatory novena with a holy hour from 6 to 7 p.m. Nov. 6-14 in the convent chapel.
Click here for Peter Finney Jr.'s column about the Servants of Mary's ministry, published in the Nov. 1, 2014, issue of the Clarion Herald.