Proclaiming Jesus through education and Christian formation.

2014-15 Quilt Club

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.

Brescia University Prayer Ritual Aug. 13

Each year before classes begin in the fall semester, the faculty and staff of Brescia University are invited to take part in a prayer ritual led by the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph, who founded Brescia in 1950. This year, the service took place in the Brescia Chapel on Aug. 13. Click here to see some photos from the day.

Lodge Dedicated in Honor of Sister Joseph Angela Boone

Ursuline Sister Joseph Angela Boone was honored Aug. 23 by having a new lodge at the Gasper River Catholic Youth Camp & Retreat Center dedicated in her name during Mass. Click here to see photos from this special day.

44th Annual Mount Saint Joseph BBQ Picnic

For over 40 years, the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph organize the Annual Mount Saint Joseph Barbecue Picnic to benefit the retired sisters. Join us on Sunday, September 14, 2014 for food, games, crafts and so much more! Click here for more information.

Sister Vivian Bowles to receive Brescia Distinguished Alumni Award

On Sept. 20, Sister Vivian Bowles will be one of three people given the Distinguished Alumni Award from Brescia University, the school the Ursuline Sisters began in 1950. Click here to read about Sister Vivian's achievement.

Sister Laurita Spalding named Catholic Educator of 2014

Ursuline Sister Laurita Spalding was named 2014 Educator of the Year for the Diocese of Owensboro on Aug. 1, the same day several Ursulines were honored for their service to Catholic schools. Click here to read of her accomplishment.

 

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
September 5, 2014

Quilt Club DrawingSeptember 5, 2014
All day
Where: Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph Motherhouse
Monthly Drawing for the Ursuline Sisters Quilt of the Month Club.

September 14, 2014

44th Annual Mount Saint Joseph Barbecue PicnicSeptember 14, 2014
10:30 am to 3 pm
For over 40 years, the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph organize the Annual Mount Saint Joseph Barbecue Picnic to benefit the retired sisters. Join us on Sunday, September 14, 2014 for food, games, crafts and so much more! Serving of the award winning BBQ pork, chicken and mutton from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Booths • Silent Auction • Games • Sisters’ Handmade Crafts • Hog Wild Game • Cake Wheel • Bingo • Yard Sale • Adopt-A-Pet • Holiday Decor • Ice Cream • Inflatables • Bottle Pitch • MORE! Grand Raffle Tickets are now available for $5! Capital Prizes: $10,000 cash 2-year lease on a Toyota Corolla (value $3,500) Donated by Don Moore Automotive $1,000 cash Handcrafted Queen Size Quilt (value $1,000) $500 cash $250 cash $100 cash

October 3, 2014

Quilt Club DrawingOctober 3, 2014
All day
Where: Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph Motherhouse
Monthly Drawing for the Ursuline Sisters Quilt of the Month Club.

October 12, 2014

Eucharistic AdorationOctober 12, 2014
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.

November 7, 2014

Quilt Club DrawingNovember 7, 2014
All day
Where: Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph Motherhouse
Monthly Drawing for the Ursuline Sisters Quilt of the Month Club.

November 9, 2014

Eucharistic AdorationNovember 9, 2014
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.

December 5, 2014

Quilt Club DrawingDecember 5, 2014
All day
Where: Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph Motherhouse
Monthly Drawing for the Ursuline Sisters Quilt of the Month Club.

December 14, 2014

Eucharistic AdorationDecember 14, 2014
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.

January 2, 2015

Quilt Club DrawingJanuary 2, 2015
All day
Where: Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph Motherhouse
Monthly Drawing for the Ursuline Sisters Quilt of the Month Club.

January 11, 2015

Eucharistic AdorationJanuary 11, 2015
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.