Welcome To The Ursuline Center


Picture 012We are a family of ministries of The Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown that serve the educational and spiritual needs of children, youth and adults.

In the spirit of our founder, St Angela Merici, we offer a place of welcome and conversation and a space where all can enrich their lives through learning, celebrating, praying and sharing in a dynamic community.

If you are not able to come to The Ursuline Center, The Center’s trained and experienced professionals come to you to offer programs, retreats and workshops in spirituality and Scripture designed for your group and offered at your facilities.

For more information please contact:

The Ursuline Center 4280 Shields Rd Canfield OH 44406

Phone  330.799.4941

Fax 330.799.4988

E-mail address: theursulinecenter@theursulinecenter.org


World Religions Lecture Series at The Ursuline Center

Sister Nancy Dawson, OSU, executive director of   The Ursuline Center and an instructor of World Religions classes at Youngstown State University for  a decade, will offer a special lecture series on her subject of specialty this October. The World Religions Lecture Series will explore several religions and discuss the criteria for recognizing similarities and …

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Book Club: September 23, 2014

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER   For much of her life, Anne Morrow, the shy daughter of the U.S. ambassador to Mexico, has stood in the shadows of those around her, including her millionaire father and vibrant older sister, who often steals the spotlight. Then Anne, a college senior with hidden literary aspirations, travels to Mexico …

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Executive Director Named

Sister Mary McCormick, general superior of the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown, has appointed Sister Nancy Dawson as Executive Director of The Ursuline Center. Sister Nancy most recently served ask General Superior of the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown for six years. She is also a part-time instructor of World Religions at Youngstown State University. We are …

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Two Bishops and A Pope

On Friday June 6, the Ursuline Center was honored to host Bishop Marcus Miller, interim bishop of the Northeast Ohio Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, and Bishop George Murry, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown. The program, entitled Two Bishops and a Pope, prompted a Lutheran-Catholic Dialogue in response to The …

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