Getting to Know the Apostles

During 2011, each week we featured  a "Q & A" with one of the Sisters. Each segment is archived here.

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  • Getting to Know the Apostles - Week 76

    Sr. Rita Amarante
    Posted October 3, 2010

    Sr. Rita Amarante is the Apostle of the Sacred Heart of Jesus that we present this week. As a religious sister she has taught for many years, been a Director of Religious Education, and now continues to help the elderly and those who need prayerful support.

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  • Getting to Know the Apostles - Week 75

    Sr. Mary Lucy Aragonese
    Posted September 26, 2010

    (At the time of this interview, Sr. Mary Lucy was 97 years old. She died on March 10, 2011; you may read more about her life in this obituary.)

    Sr. Mary Lucy Aragonese is the Apostle of the Sacred Heart of Jesus that we present this week. She spent many years serving God by teaching the children in grades K-3.

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  • Getting to Know the Apostles - Week 74

    Sr. Marialice Ackermann
    Posted September 19, 2010
    Sr. Marialice Ackermann is the sister we present this week. Throughout her years as an Apostle of the Sacred Heart, she has taught in every grade from Pre-K 3 year olds to seniors in high school.
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  • Getting to Know the Apostles- Week 73

    Sr. Patricia Kofron
    Posted September 12, 2010
    Sr. Patricia Kofron is the Apostle of the Sacred Heart of Jesus that we present this week. Currently she is the pastoral associate at Our Lady of the Rosary Parish in the North County of St. Louis, MO (Spanish Lake).
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  • Getting to Know the Apostles - Week 72

    Sr. Christine Kiley
    Posted September 5, 2010
    Sr. Christine Kiley is the Apostle of the Sacred Heart of Jesus that we present this week. She is currently the principal at St. Ambrose School in St. Louis, MO.
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  • Getting to Know the Apostles - Week 71

    Sr. Carolyn Carlisano
    Posted August 29, 2010
    Sr. Carolyn Carlisano is the Apostle of the Sacred Heart of Jesus that we present this week. She has served God's people as a teacher for many years and continues to do so at St. Joseph School in Shelton, CT.
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  • Getting to Know the Apostles - Week 69

    Sr. Veronica Marinari
    Posted August 15, 2010
    Sr. Mary Veronica Marinari is the Apostle of the Sacred Heart of Jesus that we present this week. She is currently serving as a campus minister in Florida.
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  • Getting to Know the Apostles - Week 68

    Sr. Angela Gertsema
    Posted August 8, 2010
    This week we present Sr. Angela Gertsema. She has been an Apostle of the Sacred Heart of Jesus since 2001. This summer, Sr. Angela professed her Perpetual Vows.
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  • Getting to Know the Apostles - Week 67

    Sr. Alma Tinervia
    Posted August 1, 2010

    (At the time of this interview, Sr. Alma was 74 years old. She died on December 27, 2010; you may read more about her life in this obituary.)

    Sr. Alma Tinervia is the sister we present this week. She is remembered by many for her wonderful teaching and delicious meals.

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  • Getting to Know the Apostles - -Week 66

    Sr. Christine Ann Hoffner
    Posted July 25, 2010
    Sr. Christine Hoffner is the sister we present this week. She is presently a teacher and campus minister at Cor Jesu Academy in St. Louis, MO.
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