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"CONSIDER IT ALL JOY, MY BROTHERS, WHEN YOU ENCOUNTER VARIOUS TRIALS." -JAMES 1:2
St. Peregrine, we do not choose our trials, yet we always have a choice in how we respond. Help us follow your example, by letting our suffering lead the joy of the deeper union with Christ. -Amen
Mary went in for minor surgery in March to remove a cyst from her tonsil. To her shock she was diagnosed with an aggressive form of B Cell Non Hodgkin's Lymphoma. The angels above have graced her with an early diagnosis, but her battle and treatment with be extremely intense. She will be in continuous treatment until August. She has undergone her first in patient Chemo treatment at Hackensack Hospital. We are so proud of how strong she has been through all of this. She is facing this adversity head on. We are grateful for the community both close and far that surround the family during this time. The out pour of love and support has been greatly appreciated. Thank you to all the friends and family that have reached out. I know many of you have expressed a desire to help the family during this journey. We have set up this Caring Bridge Page so that you can all be a apart of this journey and a central location of information on how you are able to support the Carpentieri Clan during this time. Any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out.