Divine Mercy in my Soul PDF File†††† ††††††
FOOTNOTE 146 When I experienced these sufferings for the first time, it was like this: after the annual vows,  on a certain day†† (Diary 759) ††††
 After novitiate the sisters take temporary vows for one year. These are repeated for five years. Then perpetual vows are taken. Sister Faustina took her temporary vows (which she calls annual vows) on April 30, 1928.