On Sunday, September 9,
2018, Prioress Donna Pollard, OP welcomed the family, friends, and community
members of Kelly Denise Biddle, OP to join in celebration of Sister Kelly’s final
profession as a Dominican Sisters of Houston.
Fr. Carl Bellisch, CSB,
and Fr. Steve Leger, pastor of St. Henry’s parish in Bridge City, presided over
the Eucharistic Liturgy at our Dominican Center for Spirituality. The
celebration continued with a reception at St. Dominic Villa.
Sr. Kelly was born and raised in Bridge City, Texas, surrounded
by a close-knit family. After high school graduation, Kelly received her bachelor’s
degree from Rice University and received her doctorate from Texas A&M
University. Kelly was a Dominican Volunteer in Columbus, Ohio for a year, a
professor at San Jacinto Junior College, and is currently beginning her third
year of teaching and ministering at St. Pius X High School. Sr. Kelly has been a Dominican Sister of
Houston for close to seven years and made first vows four years ago. The Dominican Sisters of Houston welcome
Kelly and accept her perpetual vows.