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Statement of the Ursuline Sisters of the Eastern Province regarding the closure of Catholic Schools

New Rochelle, NY – We, the Ursuline Sisters of the Eastern Province, stand in solidarity and prayer with the students, parents, faculty, staff, administrators, and parish personnel of the twenty Catholic schools that will be closing throughout the New York Archdiocese. The news of these closures is devastating to all. These schools have been a…

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Statement of Roman Union Ursulines of the United States Regarding the Fatal Arrest of George Floyd

The video of the police brutality against George Floyd brings to focus again the reality that, as a nation, we have the urgent task of seeking justice and equality for the people of color in America. As Ursuline Sisters of the Roman Union of the United States, we urge lawmakers to address systemic, race-based injustice….

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“Insieme” (“Together”)

We would like to share with you this Insieme link. This link includes 101 Ursuline Sisters of the Roman Union from 25 countries gathered to form a choral group to sing the song “Insieme” (“Together”). We need to all come together in unity. Enjoy this sentiment with the Ursuline Sisters from across the world.  

Memoriam

Obituary of Sr. Mary Boyan, OSU

Sr. Mary Boyan OSU, a beloved member of the Ursuline Community, passed away peacefully May 1,2020 at Andrus-on-Hudson, Hastings, NY. Sr. Mary was born to Ann O’Brien and James Boyan in New Rochelle NY in 1925. Her parents and her brother Jim predeceased her.  Along with her Ursuline sisters, she is survived by her sister-in-law,…

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Obituary of Alice Bouchard, OSU

  Sr. Alice Bouchard, OSU, a beloved member of the Ursuline Community, passed away peacefully on April 30,2020 at Andrus-on-Hudson, Hastings, NY. Sr. Alice was born in Esmond, RI to Alice Bottomley and Joseph Bouchard in 1926. Her parents and her brothers, Edward and Joseph predeceased her. Sr. Alice, formerly known as Mother Joseph Marie,…