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Contemplating Our Path

April 2, 2021 We are Easter People, and Alleluia is our Song Noli MeTangere    Fra Angelico   (c 1442) In these Easter days we are invited to sit with Mary and her women companions at the tomb. In Mark’s gospel we are told that Mary of Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome,…

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Happy St. Joseph’s Day!

Happy St. Joseph’s Day! On this day we’d like to share this unique artwork from our Ursuline Sisters in Kaohsiung, Taiwan as it depicts the fatherly love St. Joseph shows to his fostered son, our Lord, Jesus. It’s such a warm, loving embrace both from Jesus and St. Joseph. In it we are reminded how…

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Today we celebrate the Feast day of St. Patrick. Some fun traditions include wearing green and eating corn beef and cabbage. Some of us celebrate by saying St. Patrick’s “Breastplate” prayer or by attending mass for this 4th century missionary who was able to bring Christianity to a great many people…

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Heartbeats March 2021

Please see Heartbeats issue March 2021 Heartbeats March 2021

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Heartbeats February 2021

Please see the Heartbeats newsletter from February. Heartbeats February 2021

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Heartbeats Advent 2020

The monthly publication distributed by the Roman Union Ursulines in the United States called Heartbeats is producing a newsletter each week for Advent. Weekly newsletters will be added to this post. Visit each week to see the new publication. Click on the links below to view each week’s newsletter: Heartbeats-First Week Advent 2020 Heartbeats Week…

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Heartbeats November 2020

Heartbeats is a publication distributed monthly by the Roman Union Ursulines in the United States. Click here for the current newsletter: Heartbeats Newsletter November 2020 .

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Feast of St. Ursula, October 21st

St. Ursula was one of the favorite heroes in the early days of Christianity.  She is part of the saintly legends, favored by the simple and uneducated peasants of the early period time when few could read, and stories were told and retold. When we examine the history or lack thereof of Ursula, we ask…

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Heartbeats

Heartbeats is a publication distributed monthly by the Roman Union Ursulines in the United States. Heartbeats October 2020

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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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