The singing paused but the painting endures.

Song is banned during the coronavirus pandemic for the sisters at the Franciscan Villa in Syracuse. Vocally quiet for now, high soprano and art teacher Sister Joselle Orlando, OSF, has painted a 22-by-26-inch watercolor, “St. Francis’ Mystical Love Song Embraces Our Pandemic.”

Read more about her painting and how many were touched by its message of faith, trust, and protection in today’s The Catholic Sun.