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Order of St. Ursula of the Roman Union (O.S.U.)

Ursuline Sisters

Also known as: Orden de Santa Úrsula (español) / Ordre de Sainte-Ursule (français) / Suore Orsoline dell’Unione Romana (Italiano) / Ordem de Santa Úrsula (Português) / 聖吳蘇樂女修會 (正體中文)

Type: Centralized Religious Institute of Consecrated Life of Pontifical Right (for Women)

Depends on: Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and for Societies of Apostolic Life

Statistics: 221 houses, 1,668 members (2017)

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History

Churches


Superiors

Superior General:TaiwanSr. Cecilia Wang (王彩俶), O.S.U. (2007.10 – ...)
Superior General:FranceSr. Colette Lignon, O.S.U. (1995 – 2007.10)
Superior General:FranceSr. Bernadette Joseph Berquer, O.S.U. (1983 – 1995)
Superior General:AustraliaSr. Mary Judith Mietzelfeld, O.S.U. (1971 – 1983)
Superior General:GermanySr. Maria Felicia Pastoors, O.S.U. (1959 – 1971)
Superior General:FranceSr. Marie de Saint-Jean Martin, O.S.U. (1926 – 1956)
Superior General:SloveniaSr. Angele de Notre-Dame Lorenzutti, O.S.U. (1910 – 1926)
Superior General:Sr. Marie de Saint-Julien Aubry, O.S.U. (1900 – 1909)
Founder:ItalySaint Sr. Angela Merici, O.S.U. (1535)

as of 2019.07.19

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