Founders of Ursuline Congregations

Mother Petra Dinadasi

Mother Petra was born on 14th June 1924, at Oelde in the Diocese of Munster in Germany, to the Moennigmann family. At the threshold of adolescent hood, Paula proved to be bright and brilliant and an extraordinarily gifted student. Read more

Saint Urszula Ledóchowska

Saint Urszula Ledóchowska known as the "Apostle of the smile", engaged in the mission of raising children and youth. She was particularly sensitive to the needs of the poorest and abandoned and in the early years of her religious life she was immersed in the charism and spirituality of Saint Angela Merici. Read more

Mother Regina Woroniecka

The founder of the Satyaseva Catechist Sisters of the Families Congregation (Servants of God's Truth, Catechist of Families) Looking at the life and the activities of Mother Jolanta Woroniecka, the easiest way to describe her is as "The Missionary of the poor". Read more