Water With Blessings, a ministry founded by Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph Larraine Lauter, was chosen as the 2014 winner of the Clarence H. Moore Award for Excellence in Voluntary Service. Click here to learn about this outstanding achievement.
Pope Francis has called for 2015 to be the “Year of Consecrated Life.” This “year” actually lasts from the beginning of Advent on Nov. 29-30, 2014, until Feb. 2, 2016, the World Day of Consecrated Life. Twice a week during these 62 weeks, the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph will feature a different sister’s vocation story. Click here to learn more.
Beginning Jan. 8, the Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center will offer a study based on the bestselling book, “Rediscover Catholicism” by Matthew Kelly which reveals the essence of authentic Catholic spirituality. Click here to learn more or here or see the flyer.
Quilt Club memberships for the 2014-14 year are now available! Memberships will run from Oct. 1, 2014 through Sept. 30, 2015. Members are eligible for 12 monthly drawings for unique handmade quilts which are given away the first Friday of each month. For more information, click here.
From us to you, an Advent and Christmas blessing. Click here to watch a video of the true spirit of the Ursuline Sisters as they wish each of you a heartfelt blessed Advent and Merry Christmas.
The Owensboro Associate group held its second annual Advent Prayer service on Dec. 2, 2014 in the Brescia University Chapel. About 35 Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph and Ursuline Associates gathered to pray and sing for the start of the Advent season. Click here to see photos from the prayer service.