Proclaiming Jesus through education and Christian formation.

Evening with an Ursuline August 2, 2016

The ability to love and to forgive is above all something that God does in us.
Join us on August 2 at 5 p.m. as Sister Ruth Gehres leads us in contemplating the astonishing gift of God’s forgiveness and in how forgiveness can be a gift that we give to one another and ourselves.
Click here for more information and to register online.

Praying with the Ursulines: Week of July 25

Each week, we will share a new prayer written by the Ursuline Sisters. We invite you to pray along with us. Here is our prayer for the week of July 25, written by Sister Mary Agnes VonderHaar.

North American Ursuline Convocation 2016

A “holy fire” was ignited on July 7, 2016, in Louisville, Ky. Ursuline Sisters and Associates from all over North America, including several from our community, gathered in Louisville for the North American Ursuline Convocation. Click here to read the story and view photos.

Sister Mary Cabrini Foushee, OSU, September 22, 1930-July 27, 2016

Sister Mary Cabrini Foushee, OSU, died on July 27, 2016, at Mount Saint Joseph in her 66th year of religious life. Read Sister Mary Cabrini's obituary here.

2016 Jubilarians

Congratulations to our 2016 Jubilarians! Our 2016 Jubilarians are celebrating a combined 405 years of service to God and His people through their religious life.  

Year of Mercy 2015-2016

Pope Francis has called for an Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy beginning on December 8, 2015 and ending on November 20, 2016. Visiting the Mount is one pilgrimage that the Diocese of Owensboro calls for during the Year of Mercy. To read more about making a pilgrimage to the Mount or another sacred place in the Diocese of Owensboro, click here.

 

We, the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph, sustained by prayer and vowed life in community, proclaim Jesus through education and Christian formation in the spirit of our founder, Saint Angela Merici.

Our Core Values are Prayer, Service, Empowerment, Justice, and Contemplative Presence. We strive to serve others with a welcoming spirit, and commit ourselves to “Freeing and nurturing women and children.”

Upcoming Events
August 2, 2016

Evening with an UrsulineAugust 2, 2016
5 pm to 6:30 pm

August 5, 2016

Quilt Club DrawingAugust 5, 2016
All day
Where: Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph Motherhouse
Monthly Drawing for the Ursuline Sisters Quilt of the Month Club.

August 11, 2016

Prayer DayAugust 11, 2016
10:30 am to 12:30 pm

August 14, 2016

Eucharistic AdorationAugust 14, 2016
4 pm to 5 pm
Where: Motherhouse Chapel
The Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph are asking the public to join them for Eucharistic Adoration on the second Sunday of every month to pray for vocations. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will occur from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Motherhouse Chapel in Maple Mount, 8001 Cummings Road. The adoration will conclude with evening prayer with the Ursuline Sisters. Those who cannot come to the Mount for Eucharistic Adoration are asked to pray during that time for new members to hear the call to the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph.

August 26, 2016 - August 28, 2016

Spinners WeekendAugust 26, 2016 - August 28, 2016
All day

September 2, 2016

Quilt Club DrawingSeptember 2, 2016
All day
Where: Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph Motherhouse
Monthly Drawing for the Ursuline Sisters Quilt of the Month Club.

September 8, 2016

Prayer DaySeptember 8, 2016
10:30 am to 12:30 pm

September 11, 2016

MSJ PicnicSeptember 11, 2016
All day

September 11, 2016

Eucharistic AdorationSeptember 11, 2016
4 pm to 5 pm
Where: Motherhouse Chapel
The Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph are asking the public to join them for Eucharistic Adoration on the second Sunday of every month to pray for vocations. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will occur from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Motherhouse Chapel in Maple Mount, 8001 Cummings Road. The adoration will conclude with evening prayer with the Ursuline Sisters. Those who cannot come to the Mount for Eucharistic Adoration are asked to pray during that time for new members to hear the call to the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph.

September 19, 2016 - September 23, 2016

Runaway QuiltersSeptember 19, 2016 - September 23, 2016
All day