Ursuline Ministries: In the Valley for Good

Ursuline Ministries: In the Valley for Good As part of our legacy planning, we’ve created the corporation Ursuline Ministries. This new entity is led by Brigid Kennedy, formerly our HIV/AIDS Ministry co-director. Dan Wakefield has been named Director of our HIV/AIDS Ministry. Ursuline Ministries comprises Beatitude House, Ursuline Sisters Senior Living and The Ursuline Center […]

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Use Your Gifts

It was common in the time of Jesus for a master to leave some servants in charge of his affairs when he went on a journey. This master knew his servants well. He entrusted the savvier ones with greater responsibility. But even a less qualified servant might be left with some responsibility – as in […]

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Live Wisely

“Jesus told his disciples this parable:’The kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. Five of them were foolish and five were wise. The foolish ones, when taking their lamps, brought no oil with them, but the wise brought flasks of oil with their […]

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Servant Leadership

 Today’s readings confront those who would lord over people and make demands of them in the name of God, while not trying to practice what they preach. All Christian leaders whether clergy or lay are called to live what they preach, not looking for honor, but rather to mirror Christ who made himself the servant of all.   […]

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The Greatest Commandment

“’Teacher, which commandment in the law is the greatest?’ He said to him, ‘You shall love the Lord, our God, with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind. This is the greatest and the first commandment. The second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. The whole […]

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Sister Mary Dunn

Sister Mary Dunn is the daughter of the late Elverton and Nellie Gallagher Dunn.  She entered the Ursuline Sisters from St. Nicholas in Struthers after graduating from Ursuline High School.  She earned a B.S. in Education from Youngstown State University and an M.S.E. from St. John College, Cleveland.  All of her years in ministry have […]

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