Virginia Pearl featured in diocesan newspaper

Sister Virginia Pearl is one of several sisters and priests featured in the special “Consecrated Life” issue of the Southwest Kansas Register, the newspaper of the Dodge City Diocese.

In the question-and-answer piece published in the Feb. 14 issue, Sister Virginia — who in 2009 celebrated her 50th jubilee as a member of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Concordia — talks about being called to religious life and her ministry at Larned State Mental Hospital and the Correctional Facility there.

Click here for a downloadable PDF of the feature.

5 thoughts on “Virginia Pearl featured in diocesan newspaper

  • February 23, 2010 at 6:57 am

    Ginny, your life is a testimony of Gospel-based, sleeves-rolled-up interaction with the CSJ Mission. Thanks, bunches for sharing your life and your story.

  • February 21, 2010 at 11:33 am

    Thanks, Ginger! Hands down, your embrace daily life with your heart open and with sleeves rolled up: the CSJ gospel-based Mission enfleshed.
    Your story is an easy read; yet one which we may by-pass when launching into our own day-to-day. Thanks for the refresher course.

  • February 18, 2010 at 10:03 pm


    How you answered the questions in the article is so much you–interested, vibrant and generous. A great article. Congratulations.

  • February 18, 2010 at 12:19 pm

    This is the most beautiful story of your religious life as a CSJ of Kansas lived out with all your heart and soul. Thanks for shring your wonderful, energitic life with us and the dear neighbor.

  • February 17, 2010 at 11:27 am

    The article is a tribute to you and speaks of your great love. I enjoyed reading it. Faye

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