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Nota Bene Sept. 5, 2018

Squamish sister marks 60 years of religious life

By Agnieszka Ruck

Sister Mary Magdalen Coughlin, OP, marks her 60th anniversary Aug. 11. (Photo submitted)

Dominican sisters in Squamish, B.C. were filled with joy Aug. 11 as one of their own celebrated 60 years since entering religious life.

Sister Mary Magdalen Coughlin, OP, marked the special occasion at Queen of Peace Monastery, where the community is full of creative women; Sister Coughlin once studied pottery in university and now prays while she creates pots, carvings, and sculptures to support the community.