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Blog Entries - June 2017

Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Posted on: June 23, 2017 1:00 pm
Tags: Blog,

June 23, 2017 is the Feast of the Sacred Heart. In this video, Sr. Ruth Lubbers reflects on this day and the history behind the SNDs' devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

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A reflection on the Feast of the Immaculate Heart of Mary

Posted on: June 21, 2017 2:00 pm
Tags: Blog,

by Sr. Mary Margaret Droege, SND

Two hearts
One surrounded by thorns
One pierced by a sword
Two hearts
Stamped onto
The official seal of the Sisters of Notre Dame
“KLOSTER ZU UNSERER LIEBEN FRAU IN COESFELD”

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Film Screening "13th"

Posted on: June 15, 2017 11:00 am
Tags: Events, Prisonministry,

Join us for a screening of the movie "13th", a documentary about the overpopulating of prisons and jails in the US, with a look at injustices going on in the name of justice.

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East Africa: First profession of vows

Posted on: June 13, 2017 2:00 pm
Tags: Uganda, Vocation, East africa,

Seven women from Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania made their first profession of vows on June 10, 2017.

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Sr. Nicole's Border Talk

Posted on: June 12, 2017 11:00 am
Tags: Vocation, Novitiate, Events, Blog,

Sr. Nicole Marie Varnerin recently returned from 3 months of ministry at the US-Mexico border. On June 20, she will speak about her experience at 6:30 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room

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4th of July Festival

Posted on: June 12, 2017 11:00 am
Tags: Festival, Events,

This Independence Day, the Covington Sisters of Notre Dame (SND) will celebrate the 95th anniversary of their July 4th Festival. Begun in 1922 to raise funds for the building of the sisters’ current Dixie Highway convent, the festival has taken place every year regardless of weather or world events.

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Associate Inquiry Sessions

Posted on: June 6, 2017 10:00 am
Tags: Associates,

Want to learn more about the Notre Dame Associates? Come to an inquiry session on June 21 or July 8, 2017. 

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Sr. Mary Joanne Lutkenhoff 1929-2017

Posted on: June 2, 2017 4:00 pm

Sister Mary Joanne was born Joan Lutkenhoff on August 15, 1929, in Covington, Kentucky. Her parents, Edward and Anora Byron Lutkenhoff, raised five children, two boys and three girls. Joan was the oldest. Her family resided in Bellevue, Kentucky, where she attended Sacred Heart School, Our Lady of Province Academy, and St. Anthony Commercial School. After graduation, she became inspired by the Sisters of Notre Dame, joined them, and made her profession of vows on August 16, 1959.

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