Tag: history

May 6, 2020

Sister Anne Boyer (Mary Mark)- 70th Jubilee

Sister Anne Boyer is a North Country girl, born and raised in Ogdensburg, New York, one of ten children. The…


February 21, 2020

Faithful Witness as Women in the Church

We Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart have committed ourselves to “offering faithful witness as women in the Church.” We…


April 29, 2019

Sister Dorothy Dunn- 75th Jubilee

Jackson Heights, New York was home to Sister Dorothy Dunn, formerly Sister John Marie. There she met the Grey Nuns…


January 31, 2019

Educated: a memoir

Education has been a hallmark of the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart in the many years of the congregation’s…


October 16, 2018

Feast of St. Marguerite D’Youville

Following is a yearly tradition from our President, a letter written to the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart, encouraging…


October 31, 2016

GNSHappenings!

Our motto is “Creating a Compassionate World” and this month we bring you a selection of ways that our Sisters…


October 13, 2016

Reflection on the Feast of St. Marguerite

Traditionally, the Feast Day of St. Marguerite D’Youville is celebrated on the date of her Baptism, October 16 (1701). Below…


August 1, 2016

Sister Mary Denis Woods

Sister Mary Denis Woods, GNSH, 89, died in St. Joseph’s Manor, Meadowbrook, PA on July 27, 2016 in her 71st…


June 28, 2016

Remembering Sister John Patrick Russell,GNSH

Sister Karen Marie Voltz was asked to reflect on the life of Sr. John Patrick during the funeral Mass on…


November 1, 2013

The stones still cry out… Back from the Holy Land

The following reflection attempts to capture some of the soul touching moments experienced by Sr. Mary Karen Kelly, GNSH, on…