Get to know Sister Mary

Current Ministry: pastoral associate, Holy Rosary Church, Evansville, Indiana

My good friend says … I’m “oil and glue.” I help keep things running smoothly and I hold things together.

My favorite thing about Saint Mary of the Woods is … that it is “home” to many people and many of God’s other creatures.

Something sure to make me smile are … my niece and nephews and their children who are filled with good humor and great antics. There really is a lot of laughter when we are together.

When I am not at work or involved in ministry, you are most likely to find me … reading a good book, preparing meals for the week ahead, visiting with dear friends and family or taking a nap.

On weekends I … love to work! I’m a Pastoral Associate and these can be some of my busiest days. On my “day off” I love to be in nature, sit at water’s edge, read a good book or just stare into space doing nothing.

I am passionate about … living a life with meaning and wanting to balance my inner and outer worlds.

My biggest pet peeve is people who need to know what they don’t need to know!!

Favorite form of prayer: I like to sit quietly, reflectively and sip coffee with God early each morning. We enjoy simply being present to one another.

Sister Mary Mundy shares some of what is important to her in her life as a Sister of Providence in these short video clips: