|Sister stands before the altar in preparation for her first vows, which is symbolized by a change from the white veil of a novice to the black veil of a professed sister.|
|Before professing her vows, Sister is presented a black veil||, which she will wear her as a professed sister.|
On August 15, the solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, S Desirè Anne-Marie Findlay pronounced her first profession of vows with family, friends, and Felician Sisters present at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Convent in Rio Rancho, NM. The date also marks the patronal feast of the sisters residing at the convent in Rio Rancho.
In her own words: How I got here!
Sister Desirè is in Pomona, CA, where she begins her ministry of teaching in Southern California as of August 16th.