Monday, July 25, 2011

Br. Corey Smoot, TOR Professes Vows

Br. Corey Smoot, TOR placed his hands in those of Very Rev. J. Patrick Quinn, TOR, Minister Provincial of the Immaculate Conception Province, as he professed his vows to God and the community on June 4 in Immaculate Conception Chapel, Loretto, PA. As a sign of his bond with the community, Br. Corey embraced Fr. Patrick and all the friars in attendance with the sign of peace. Very Rev. Christian R. Oravec TOR, (next to Fr. Patrick in center photo) Minister Provincial of the Sacred Heart Province, received the vows of his friars, Br. Richard Boland, TOR, Br. Richard Fornwalt, TOR, Br. Nathan Meckey, TOR, Br. Paul Norman, TOR, and Br. Jared Weaver, TOR. Also vested in the group photo are Fr. Bernie Tickerhoof, TOR, novice master, and Fr. David Pivonka, TOR.