May 23rd, 1982, Beatification of Marie-Rose Durocher

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On the occasion of the beatification of Marie-Rose Durocher, May 23rd, 1982, sisters of the SNJM Congregation went to Rome for various celebrations, conferences, visits, festivities and receptions, as shown below. They were accompanied by friends, members of their family and dignitaries.

Banner, by Missori

A lot of work before the arrival of the SNJMs and the celebration.

A contact with Roman history.

Beatification of Marie-Rose Durocher by Pope John Paul II.

Reception in the garden of the Oblates of Mary Immaculate (OMI).

Mass at St. Ignatius.

Pilgrimage at Assisi.

Mass in English at St. Suzanna Church; in French at the Canadian Martyrs.

Visit of St. Peter’s Square.