Oblate News & Events

Lincoln Oblates

Sisters Maribeth Wentzlaff and Patricia Heirigs traveled to Lincoln, NE, on November 11, 2018, for the Lincoln Oblation Ceremony.  Erin Caudill and Kathy Williams made their final Oblation.  Charlotte Liggett was installed as a new Dean.  All the Deans were recognized, with Jim Rea being installed as the new Lead Dean.

7 new novices 1 makes final oblation | Oblation Ceremony 2018

Oblate ceremony 2018

Pictured in the back row (left to right) Noreen Duchene, Barb Rezac, Elizabeth Kleinschmit, Linda Bruning, and Betty Adam. Front row (left to right): Patricia Loeffler, Jan Hausmann, and Joan Burt. The group is pictured with S. Patricia Heirgis Oblate Director and far right Prioress S. Maribeth Wentzlaff

Scroll down for more pictures of the celebration.

Photos from Recent Retreat

From Friday October 27th– Sunday October 29th Oblates of Sacred Heart Monastery gathered together to learn the “Five steps to a vibrant Christian Life” with presenter Fr. Thomas A. Hillenbrand. Fr. is a Benedictine monk to Christ the King Priory in Schuyler, NE in 2013.

Oblates News and Events

Final Oblation and Renewal Ceremony April 22, 2018 | Bishop Marty Memorial Chapel

Nebraska Oblation Ceremony

On Sunday, November 12th, 2017, several individuals made their initial, final and renewal of Oblation. It was held at the James E. Ryan Memorial Chapel in Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital in Lincoln, Nebraska.

The photo descriptions for the Oblates and Sisters present from left to right:

Top left: Sister Maribeth Wentzlaff and Carol Olson planning the Oblation Ceremony
 middle:   Copies of the certificates for the Novices and those making Final Oblation
 right: Banner of the Lincoln Oblates
Second row left:  Carol Olson, Sister Patricia Heirigs and Deans of the Lincoln Chapters
 middle:  S. Maribeth Wentzlaff  and Novice Donna making her commitment
 right:  S. Maribeth Wentzlaff and Paula Sayker making her Final Oblation
Bottom row left:  Oblates renewing their commitment to the Oblates
middle: Sister Maribeth Wentzlaff, Donna, Paula Sayler,  Sister Patricia Heirigs, Sister Phyllis Hunhoff

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