Eat and socialize with the Sisters of the Congregation of Divine Providence
By Pauline Fields SAN ANTONIO—To continue celebrating the Convent of Divine Providence and their 150 year anniversary in Texas, we introduce you to Sister Rose Ann Blair. Sr. Rose Ann Blair’s story is a unique one. She has traveled all over the nation to provide service in the name of […]
By Kimberly Yosko SAN ANTONIO—Sr. Margit Nagy, CDP, Ph.D. recently was awarded one of Japan’s highest honors. In November, Sr. Nagy was awarded the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon. According to a press release by the Consulate-General of Japan in Houston, Sr. Nagy “is among […]
By Jessica Ortiz SAN ANTONIO—Have you ever been to the third floor of the convent? I am guessing that most of you who are reading this article have not. Do not worry, I was like you once. However, all that changed the day I moved in to the convent with […]
By Angelica Casas SAN ANTONIO—While most students learn to balance school life with social and family life, one student also includes the consecrated life in her balance. Sister Patricia Marie Lohre, a sister of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament of Victoria Congregation, is a senior at Our Lady of […]
By Angelica Casas SAN ANTONIO—With a wide smile, Sister Joyce Detzel grabs two photographs that sit behind her desk and explains that in one is her small grandson and in the other is her son, her daughter-in-law and her granddaughter. As any other mother, Detzel is proud to show off […]
By Angelica Casas SAN ANTONIO—In 2013, Pope Francis declared the 2014-2015 Catholic liturgical calendar to be the Year of Consecrated Life. At Our Lady of the Lake University, there are many consecrated among us, especially next door in the Our Lady of the Lake Convent. Each month this spring, The […]
Sister Jane Ann Slater, Ph.D., president of Our Lady of the Lake University, has been a sister of the Congregation of Divine Providence for nearly six decades.