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- Published: Friday, 02 August 2019 23:13
CONGRATULATIONS, BARRY SMITH MSC, GOLDEN JUBILEE OF PROFESSION
Barry renews his vows - and his nephew, David, and his sister, Pat, bring up the gifts at the Eucharist
And celebrated by the local musicians
Barry Smith, who grew up in Victoria, made his Novitiate at St Mary’s Towers, Douglas Park, and professed his vows as an MSC Brother on August 2nd 1969.
There were pre-lunch drinks on the cloister
Barry has spent many years on MSC College staffs, especially at Chevalier and, in more recent years as part of the administrative staff at Daramalan, Canberra.
And a big, generous kitchen group
With a small taste (or glimpse) of the dessert they prepared
From Barry - and from Rita Daniels, principal of Daramalan College
During the 1990s, he served as Provincial Bursar at Treand House. He also participated in renewal courses in Dublin and in Cor Novum, Issoudun.
... To guests and a large contingent of MSC confreres
At present, he is the Community Leader of the MSC Community at Douglas Park where jubilee celebrations, Mass and Lunch, were held in anticipation on July 20th.
With thanks to the local photographer.