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Sister Diane Marie Payne brings some color to the sisters

Ursuline Sister Diane Marie Payne wanted to keep busy in her retirement. Her love of art has helped her to do that, and serve other Ursuline Sisters. “I wanted to be active and do something for other people,” she said. “Art expresses what’s inside you. It brings the goodness out.”…

Bishop Medley shares words of ‘Eucharist and Mercy’ during Advent talk

The Most Rev. William Medley, bishop of the Diocese of Owensboro, brought a message of “Eucharist and Mercy” during his “Advent with Bishop Medley” talk on Dec. 14, 2017, at the Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center. Bishop Medley, an Ursuline Associate, talked about the power of joining together…

Monsignor Powers asks us to seek quiet time with God

In what may have been the final retreat he leads on Dec. 9, 2017, Monsignor Bernard Powers urged more than 20 participants in the “Advent Day of Prayer” to find quiet time with God this Advent season. “Advent should make us ask, ‘What is my greatest desire in my being?’”…

Center Christmas Party

Each December, the staff of the Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center makes a myriad of treats for the Ursuline Sisters and staff. The Retreat Center staff spends more than a week baking an amazing array of sweets, and even made beautiful table decorations out of coffee filters. Here…

Quilts for Sale!

We have quite a few BEAUTIFUL quilts for sale! Click the image to see the price and size of the quilt. Shipping for large quilts is $20 and smaller ones is $15. If you would like to purchase one, send Maggie Matsko an email at maggie.matsko@maplemount.org saying which quilt you would…