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Ursuline Sister of Louisville Sister Patricia Ann Thompson O.S.U. (formerly Sister James Marie), age 81, died at Nazareth Home-Clifton on December 18, 2018. A native of Louisville, she entered the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville in 1954. She was a graduate of Sacred Heart Academy in Louisville. Sis... view entire article
Every two years, the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville honor a woman whose life reflects the Ursuline charism that is inspired by Saint Angela Merici, the foundress of the Ursulines: "A contemplative love of God resulting in an openness and eagerness to serve the needs of others." On Sunday, October 21... view entire article
We, the Leadership of the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville, denounce the Trump administration’s policies that continue to restrict immigration and punish immigrant families. We oppose the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s proposed changes to the public charge regulation. The regulation would... view entire article
Sister Paula Kleine-Kracht, OSU spoke at Bellarmine's teacher induction ceremony Friday evening, Sept 14, 2018 about three individuals whom she hoped would be an inspiration to the inductees: Saint Robert Bellarmine, Thomas Merton and Saint Angela Merici. Their statues are found on the Bellarmine ca... view entire article
The Ursuline Sisters of Louisville join the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) in being left sickened and ashamed of the church we love, trusted, and have committed our lives to serve by the recent news detailing the extensive and sometimes brutal sexual abuse committed by Catholic pri... view entire article
Bellarmine University has announced the recipients of its prestigious annual Alumni Association Awards. This year, the recipients include the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville; and two individuals to be recognized: Sr. Regina M. Bevelacqua, OSU ’64 UC and Mary Jo Payne, OSU-A ’72. The honorees have... view entire article
Dear President Peterworth, On behalf of Catholic Climate Covenant’s episcopal liaison, Bishop Richard Pates, and our board, staff, and partners, I thank you for the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville, Kentucky’s endorsement of the Catholic Climate Declaration. The Declaration announces your suppor... view entire article
The 60th reunion for Ursuline Academy Louisville, Class of 1958, took place on Sunday, June 10 in the Motherhouse on the Ursuline Campus. This special anniversary was organized by committee members Wanda Haas Bell, Joyce Kadler Klusman and Diana Diebold Shuck. Twenty-six graduates attended the li... view entire article
Fifty years ago this month, Ursuline College and Bellarmine College merged to form a co-educational college that is now Bellarmine University. The university and the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville have launched a year-long celebration of the merger's anniversary, featuring events celebrating the le... view entire article
The Ursuline Sisters of Louisville have joined with other U.S. Catholic institutions in formally expressing support for action that addresses climate change. On May 31, 2018, Sister Janet M. Peterworth, President of the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville, signed the U.S. Catholic Climate Declaration, w... view entire article
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