Press Releases

18th Villa Maria Harvest Day Honors Heritage of HM Sisters
VILLA MARIA, Pa. – Come enjoy some good, old-fashioned fun on the farm! Plan to be a part of the 18th annual Villa Maria Harvest Day, a family event dedicated to honoring the agricultural heritage of the Sisters of the Humility of Mary. The sisters will host Villa Maria Harvest Day from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 30, at Villa Maria Farm, Villa Maria, Pa. Read More

Sisters of the Humility of Mary Condemn Racism
VILLA MARIA, Pa. ‒ The Sisters of the Humility of Mary wish to add our collective voice to the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR), and all the individuals, groups and organizations that condemn racism in all its forms. Read More

Sisters of the Humility of Mary Release Public Statement on Immigration

VILLA MARIA, Pa. ‒ In the spring of 1864, the entire congregation of the Sisters of the Humility of Mary left behind their lives in France to immigrate to the United States in response to a request from Father Louis Hoffer, a French missionary in Louisville, Ohio, who needed sisters to serve his French-speaking parishioners. Read More