Author: Sister Therese Ann Rich

International Columnist Visits The Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown

Tony Magliano

Tony Magliano, an internationally-syndicated columnist, recently visited the Mahoning Valley as a guest speaking of The First Friday Club of Greater Youngstown.   Magliano, at right with Sister Nancy Dawson, General Superior of the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown, stayed in a guest room at the Ursuline Center while in town. The Maryland native focuses his […]

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Enfolding Love

jesus and tge children

At the beginning of this gospel, Jesus reminded his listeners of what God’s original plan was for marriage. A man and a woman were to be united and live as one. It was simple. But as relationships developed, marriage must have been as complicated then as it is now because Moses had to make concessions […]

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Ursuline Sisters Senior Living

Mat demoling bathroom

Work is underway on Ursuline Sisters Senior Living, a new apartment ministry that will provide housing for moderate-income senior citizens in the Mahoning Valley. The visionary project will cost approximately $1.2 million and, utilizing Universal Design principles, create 12 barrier-free apartments in the west wing of the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown Motherhouse complex at 4250 […]

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In His Name

This past month we were privileged to watch a young athlete tagged “the blade runner”, and if you were like me, we cheered him on, hoping that he would do his best. His missing limbs were part of his triumph, his resiliency to be independent and lead a happy, productive life. But no one would […]

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