Tag: Teaching

April 22, 2021

Sister Kathleen Purser (Sister Ann Gerald) Sixtieth Jubilee

During the 1986 Olympics held in Atlanta, Georgia, Sister Kathleen was one of 35 people chosen for depiction on the…


April 22, 2021

Sister Donna Lord (Sister Donna Joseph) Sixtieth Jubilee

Sister Donna remembers that when she was in first grade she raised her hand when sister asked, “How many girls…


April 22, 2021

Sister Mary Teresa LaBrake (Sister Maria Goretti) Seventieth Jubilee

Sister Mary Teresa was born in Winthrop, a small town in northern New York, where she and her thirteen siblings…


March 27, 2020

Sister Thea Bowman

Recent conversations about our commitment, as Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart, to “offer faithful witness as women in the…


March 10, 2020

Sister Barbara Harrington- Welcoming Presence

“She revealed the feminine face of God, the God who loves the small and the great and gathers all into…


March 28, 2019

Sr. Marita Campbell receives Award

The New York Chapter of the Association of Play Therapists conferred their Lifetime Achievement Award on Sister Marita Campbell at…


February 8, 2019

If at first you don’t succeed…

“Put out into deep water and lower your nets for a catch.”  This is one of my favorite Gospel readings….


March 15, 2018

Beyond Gun Laws

The Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart support the common sense gun laws being proposed and the peaceful demonstrations meant…


April 7, 2017

Sister Carol Bartol- 60th Jubilee

Sister Carol Bartol (Sister Mary of the Visitation) began her teaching career in Buffalo, New York. From there, she went on…