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Sister Mary Durr: April 25, 1918-April 21, 2017

Maple Mount — Sister Mary Durr, 98, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died April 21, 2017, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 80th year of religious life. She was the oldest sister in the community. Born on a farm that adjoined the church property in Paul, Neb., Sister…

2017 Easter Egg Hunt

Children of Mount Saint Joseph employees enjoyed an Easter Egg hunt on April 20, 2017, in the courtyard of Saint Joseph Villa. Here are some pictures.

Chix with Stix return to the Mount

Becky Ebelhar began knitting as a child, but put it on hold when she was raising her five children. Now that she has grandchildren, the knitting bug has returned. Her love for knitting brought her to the Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center on April 18-20, 2017, with her…

Audubon Area Community Services Workshop

Staff members from Audubon Area Community Services visited the Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center on April 12-13 to work on their strategic plan. Here are some pictures from April 13.

El Camino de la Cruz . . . the Way of the Cross in Chile

On Good Friday in Chile, the Way of the Cross is a solemn ritual that often involves an entire community. This happened last year on March 25, when the parishioners of the church of St. John of God followed a dramatization of the Stations through the streets of Chillán. St. John is…