BILLETS, HOLY CROSS
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Several versions of Holy Cross billets, including one that "fell to my lot in the year of my happy Profession, 1803"--(presumably jubilee year) notation, Clare Joseph.
In first, Sister John relates that hardships have begun but they intend to persevere. "We're not coming home." Asks the to continue to draw Holy Cross billets and to remain in Apostleship of Prayer. They have heard from Hong Kong; in need of veils, breviaries. In second, John writes of S. Aloysius' back problems; beds are rattan. Teeth problems and rash. Speaks of Mother Mary Magdalen's coming; begins plans for it.