A Web of Kinship

by Sr. M. Evelynn Reinke, SND Originally published in the Winter 2022 issue of the SND USA magazine Are we related?  Are we connected, you and I?  Not by blood or marriage, but in other ways? I believe it’s very possible.   Let me ask you— Can a sunrise stop your breath?   Do you […]

Sr. Bonita Schack (1945-2022)

Sister Mary Bonita (formerly known as Sister Mary Joellyn) was born in California, Kentucky on June 2, 1945, to Joseph and Mildred (Bezold) Schack. She grew up on her parents’ farm along with her sister Kathleen and her brothers, Alvin and William. She enjoyed attending her parish grade school, Sts. Peter and Paul, and then […]

After the Storm

On the night of December 10, 2021, a storm cell engulfed the 7 square miles that make up the city of Mayfield in western Kentucky. The cell unleashed an EF4 tornado that uprooted buildings, vehicles, and the lives of the 10,000 residents. Dozens did not survive the violent storm. Many who did survive were left […]

Young Adult Silent Retreat

Are you looking for some quiet time with the Lord? What about a Silent Retreat for persons in their 20s and 30s? This retreat can provide you time and space for such an encounter. Register online below.

What’s new in ’22?

VIDEO: Sr. Mary Shauna Bankemper, SND USA Assistant Provincial, checks in with updates from the December Provincial Chapter and what is on the horizon for SND USA in 2022. Click the gear icon (Settings) to turn on captions.

Mass Schedule in Covington, KY

All are welcome to join us for Mass at the SND Regional Center in Covington, Kentucky. * JANUARY 1 MASS TIME: 10:00 a.m. ET Click for livestream * The Mass schedule is as follows, unless otherwise noted for holidays and special occasions: Sunday: 8:30 a.m. ET Click for Sunday livestream Monday: 8:30 a.m. ET Tuesday: […]

TBT: NDA Cornerstone

In 1995 the SNDs in Covington, KY acquired the cornerstone from the chapel of the former Notre Dame Academy on Fifth Street in Covington. With guidance from the Cincinnati Historical Society, they were able to carefully remove the contents and display them for the sisters to see. A bit of trivia… do you know where […]

Sr. Evelynn’s Greeting Cards

Place your order of assorted Christmas or all-occasion greeting cards for $20.00 per 5-pack ($5 flat rate for shipping). Each card features a photograph taken by Sister Mary Evelynn Reinke, who also puts together each card with care. The insides are blank, so that you can write whatever you choose. If a blank card leaves you […]

Adventure to Give

In the spirit of Mary, we invite you to join us for an afternoon of service and prayer to celebrate Advent. When: Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 1:00-3:00 p.m. Please RSVP by December 4. Register online below, or contact Sr. Ruth Lubbers at [email protected] or 859-392-8118 Where: Sisters of Notre Dame, 1601 Dixie Highway, Covington, […]