Voices of Angela

The Voices of Angela allows you to journey directly with the Ursuline Sisters through their own words and pictures. Click on the photos below to begin the journey.


Statement on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

The leadership of the Ursuline Sisters of the Roman Union, USA provinces recognize the need to support inclusive legislation and action at all levels and to stand against exclusion and racism. We call for comprehensive immigration reform. Recognizing this reform to be a long term process, we urge all of our members and collaborators to contact their US senators and representatives urging the immediate passage of DACA (Deferred Action for…

LCWR Statement on the US-DPRK Crisis

The Ursuline Sisters of the Eastern Province support the following statement from the Leadership Conference of Women Religious. LCWR Statement on the US-DPRK Crisis This week, while tensions between the governments of the United States and the People’s Republic of Korea quickly escalated, approximately 650 members of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious meeting in Orlando, FL issued a public statement imploring President Donald J. Trump to engage in dialogue…

The Solemnity of Corpus Christi

The Solemnity of Corpus Christi As we prepare to celebrate the feast of the Body of Christ, in the spirit of St. Marie of the Incarnation, we go round the world and bring to our prayer our sisters and brothers, the body of Christ, who are suffering persecution, poverty, violence.  We remember the homeless, the trafficked, and the lonely.  We pray for our benefactors who are so loyal in their…

“Jetta’s Story” by Sr. Martha Counihan, OSU Now Available

Congratulations to Martha Counihan whose book Jetta’s Story has been published. Jetta Hendel Gordon was a Jewish Yugoslav teenager who fled to Rome after the Nazi takeover of Yugoslavia. In September 1943 Jetta, along with several other Jewish refugees, was hidden at our Generalate. Martha has done extensive research in the Archives at the Generalate in preparation for her book.  Jetta’s Story promises to be an engaging book.

Spring, 2017 Edition of Bylines!

We have completed the Spring, 2017 isseue of Bylines.  Please click on the link below to read it!  Let us know what you think by emailing Sara Gunn, Development Director at bylines spring 2017