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During the luncheon celebrating his 50th anniversary as a priest, Father William L. Norvel, Society of St. Joseph of the Sacred Heart superior general, center, poses with 93-year-old Oblate Sister Clementina Givens, left, of St. Patrick Church, Miami Beach, Fla., and 95-year-old Sister of Social Service Marianna Halsmer of St. Brigid Church, Los Angeles, Calif., two sisters with nearly 135 years of combined service as women religious. Father Norvel worked with Sister Givens when he was the pastor and she was the school principal at St. Benedict the Moor Church, Washington, D.C. He worked with Sister Halsmer when he was the pastor at St. Brigid Church.Photo By Michael Alexander
During the luncheon celebrating his 50th anniversary as a priest, Father William L. Norvel, Society of St. Joseph of the Sacred Heart superior general, center, poses with 93-year-old Oblate Sister Clementina Givens, left, of St. Patrick Church, Miami Beach, Fla., and 95-year-old Sister of Social Service Marianna Halsmer of St. Brigid Church, Los Angeles, Calif., two sisters with nearly 135 years of combined service as women religious. Father Norvel worked with Sister Givens when he was the pastor and she was the school principal at St. Benedict the Moor Church, Washington, D.C. He worked with Sister Halsmer when he was the pastor at St. Brigid Church.

Atlanta

Josephite superior general marks anniversaries in Atlanta

ATLANTA—Father William L. Norvel, the Society of St. Joseph of the Sacred Heart superior general, was in Atlanta to commemorate three different family celebrations of 25, 50 and 75 years. Father Norvel was observing the 50th anniversary of his priestly ordination as a Josephite, his sister Paulette and her husband Marion Lewis were celebrating their […] Full Story