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Sr. Theresina Greenwell

Dominican Sister of Peace Theresina Greenwell, OP, died at the age of 92 on July 1, 2015, at Sansbury Care Center in St. Catharine, KY.

Sr. Theresina earned a BA in History and English from Spalding College (Louisville, KY), and two master’s degrees – one in Sociology from Catholic University of America (Washington, DC), and one in Religious Studies from Spalding University (Louisville, KY).

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Sisters and Associates Join Faith Communities in Prayer for Charleston, SC

branchAfter the tragic death of nine members of the historic Emanuel American Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina on Wednesday night, national faith leaders are calling for prayer and action to end gun violence.

Faiths United To Prevent Gun Violence, a national advocacy organization, is asking everyone to devote a few minutes of prayer in remembrance of the victims of this tragedy. Please pray for all those in the Charleston community and the nation, who are suffering as a result of this crime. Continue reading →

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Sr. Josetta Mayer, OP, Bids Farewell After 62 Years at Holy Trinity School

 josetta-thank-you-signSOMERSET, OH – Sr. Josetta’s final day at Holy Trinity School was May 27 after she began her teaching career there in 1953. That’s 62 years teaching at the same school.  She taught three generations of students in Somerset, OH.

“They went and grew up on me,” she said, when realizing that she was greeting the parents and grandparents of her students. Continue reading →

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