Sister Mary Patricia Kielty

Sister Mary Patricia Kielty

“The poor, my lords, are who we all must be.”  —St. Vincent de Paul   In her Golden Jubilee reflection, Sister Mary Patricia Kielty referenced this quote. She also shared that learning to work with the poor in Peru and Bolivia was the most challenging,...
Sister Roberta Furey

Sister Roberta Furey

“Christ leads us to go out from ourselves more and more, to give ourselves and to serve others.” Pope Francis In this Spirit of Christ, Sister Roberta Furey gave continuously of herself — to her family, to the SCL Community, to her friends, and to the staff and many...
Sister Jean Highberger

Sister Jean Highberger

“Whatever you do, do from the heart, as for the Lord …” Colossians 3:23 Whatever she did, Sister Jean Highberger did it from and with her heart for the Lord and in his Spirit, for others. Matters of the heart were important to her. Following a holy hour before...
Sister Mary Ellen Beyhan

Sister Mary Ellen Beyhan

“The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control. … If we live in the Spirit, let us also follow the Spirit.” Galatians 5: 22-23, 25 In her life and ministry, Sister Mary Ellen Beyhan modeled...
Sister Margaret Marie Mitchell

Sister Margaret Marie Mitchell

“Does anybody realize what life is while they’re living it — every, every minute?” Thornton Wilder, “Our Town” In response to this question posed in a play that she treasured, Sister Margaret Marie Mitchell seemed to value the minutes and the minutiae of life...
Sister Patricia Connolly

Sister Patricia Connolly

“This was a very different religious life than I had expected, but, in so many ways, what a wonderful life it has been …” From Sister Pat’s Golden Jubilee remembrance, 2001 Faith, family, friends and caring concern for others were constants in the life of Sister...
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