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Jubilee of Monastic Profession of cardinal Orani João Tempesta

February 2, 1019

On the Solemnity of the Presentation of the Lord, Cardinal Orani João Tempesta, archbishop of Rio de Janeiro, celebrated the fiftieth jubilee of his profession as a Cistercian monk in the abbey Nossa Senhora de S. Bernardo a São José do Rio Pardo in Brazil. The whole Cistercian Order gives thanks with him and surrounds him with prayer for his vocation and mission!

Photos from the ceremony.