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Mount Saint Joseph Welcomes Visitors from Dubois County, Ind., September 15, 2016

Members of St. Isidore Parish in Dubois County, Ind., visited Mount Saint Joseph on Sept, 15, 2016, as part of a bus tour around Owensboro. Ursuline Sister George Mary Hagan gave them a tour of the Motherhouse Chapel, the craft room, the archives and the Mount Saint Joseph Conference and…

Gary Render Shares Love of Falconry with Ursuline Sisters September 21, 2016

Gary Render, a master falconer and the husband of Ursuline Associate Stephanie Render, brought his red-tailed hawk Angelica to Maple Mount on Sept. 21 to share his love of falconry with the Ursuline Sisters. Render said after seeing the movie “My Side of the Mountain,” which came out in 1969,…

Runaway Quilters make their annual pilgrimage to the Mount

As far away as central Florida, Sharon Metzger couldn’t avoid the talk of how great an experience the Runaway Quilters have at the Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center. A 17-year veteran of Runaway Quilters attends the same gym as Metzger and told her about it. “I heard so…

Sister Martha Keller leads her fourth mission trip to Mandeville, Jamaica

When Ursuline Sister Martha Keller walks into an American grocery after returning from a mission trip to Mandeville, Jamaica, the abundance and selection she sees is a bit overwhelming. “The people of Mandeville have so little and are so grateful,” Sister Martha said. “It makes me realize how blessed we…

46th Annual Mount Saint Joseph Picnic September 11, 2016

Thousands of people turned out for the 46th Mount Saint Joseph Barbecue Picnic on Sept. 11, 2016. The weather was perfect, and the fact that this was the last traditional picnic drew even more people who wanted to experience it one more time. The delicious barbecue pork, mutton, chicken and…