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Anniversary: First US Foundation of Passionist Nuns

 Still seasick from the long boat ride across the Atlantic!

Still seasick from the long boat ride across the Atlantic!

On April 27, 1910, the first foundation of Passionist Nuns was made in the United States. Six nuns from our original monastery in Tarquinia (corneto), Italy, arrived to establish a monastery in Pittsburgh, PA.

Earlier Event: April 16
Memorial of St. Bernadette of Lourdes
Later Event: April 29
Memorial of St. Catherine of Siena