Religious Communities of Women Serving in Diocese 

DWDaughters of Wisdom
HMSSMercidarian Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament
IHMImmaculate Heart of Mary
MSFMissionary Sisters of the Holy Family
OCARMCarmelite Sisters
OPDominican Sisters
RMIReligious of Mary Immaculate, Claretian Missionary Sisters
RSMSisters of Mercy
SFCCSisters of Christian Community
SFXSisters of St. Francis Xavier
SHSacred Heart Congregation
SHMServant Sisters of the Home of the Mother
SNDSisters of Notre Dame
SSJSisters of St. Joseph
THDWTrinitarian Handmaids of the Divine Word

Religious Orders of Women by Convent

For an alphabetical listing of individual women religious in the Diocese of St. Augustine, click here.

Assumption Convent

Servant Sisters of the Home of the Mother
2403 Atlantic Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32207-3563
(904) 398-6355
Fax: (904) 398-6115
jaxshm@homeofthemother.org
Website: www.homeofthemother.org

Sister Megan Conway, SHM
Sister Marina Hernandez, SHM
Sister Kira Lum, SHM
Sister Shelby Rowell, SHM
Sister Kelai E. Reno, SHM
Sister Kathryn Shea, SHM
Sister Grace Silao, SHM


Carmelite Convent

Carmelite Sisters
819 SW Lake Montgomery Avenue
Lake City, FL 32025-5190
(386) 754-6943
Fax: (386) 752-4652
mpocarm@bellsouth.net

Sister Sherly Regina Alex, OCARM
Sister Philomina Chaneparambil, OCARM
Sister Mathilde DellOglio, OCARM


Christ the King Convent

Sacred Heart Congregation
6814 Larkin Road
Jacksonville, FL 32211
(818) 522-4635

Sister Roselit Madappallil, SH
Sister Liss Mary, SH
Sister Pushpa Vallippalam, SH

Claretian Convent

Claretian Missionary Sisters
2325 NE County Road 400
P.O. Box 506
Mayo, FL 32066
(386) 294-2126
Fax: (386) 294-2930
Website: www.claretiansisters.org

Sister Mercedes Ysabel Dominguez-Gonzalez, RMI
Sister Elisabet Rodriguez, RMI
Sister Martha Lilia Tutuli, RMI


Dominican Sisters of Sinsinawa Convent

Dominican Sisters of Sinsinawa
1520 Royal County Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32221
(904) 381-0605
Fax: (904) 786-3801
Website: www.sinsinawa.org

Sister Beverly DiStefano, OP
Sister Elizabeth Fiorite, OP
Sister Maureen Kelley, OP


Holy Faith Convent

Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine
603 NW 40th Terrace
Gainesville, FL 32607-7185
Website: www.ssjfl.org

Sister Irene Gerdeman, SND
(419) 345-6741/cell

Sister Mary Adell Lininger, SND
(419) 575-5968


Holy Rosary Convent

Sisters of Notre Dame
746 W. 41st Street
Jacksonville, FL 32206
(904) 764-9032
Website: www.toledosnd.org

Sister Betty Jeanne Kramer, SND
Sister Mona Kromer, SND
Sister Dianne Rumschlag, SND
Sister Cynthia Shaffer, SND
Sister Darlene Siebeneck, SND
Sister Victora Will, SND


Infant Jesus of Prague Convent

Servants of the Pierced Hearts of Jesus and Mary
2206 S. Cranbrook Ave.
St. Augustine, FL 32092
infantpragueconvent@gmail.com

Sister Christine Hernandez, STCJM
Sister Molly McClowry, STCJM
Sister Brittany Samuelson, STCJM


John E. Duggan Convent

Sisters for Christian Community
49-1/2 Carrera Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084
growthpointe2@gmail.com

Sister Mary Sferre, SFCC
(904) 501-8953/cell

Sister Mary R. Steves, SFCC
(904) 541-5879/cell


Missionary Sisters of the Holy Family Convent

Missionary Sisters of the Holy Family
3205 Bear Run Blvd.
Orange Park, FL 32065
(904) 375-8471
missionarysistersmsf@comcast.net
Website: www.holyfamilysisters.us

Sister Danuta Kujalowicz, MSF
Sister Kazimiera Noskoau, MSF
Sister Immaculee Nyiarsuku, MSF
Sister Luiza Paszkowska, MSF
Sister Iwona Maria Serafin, MSF


Our Lady of Lourdes Convent

Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine
P.O. Box 3506
St. Augustine, FL 32085
(904) 824-1725
Fax: (904) 829-5941
Website: www.ssjfl.org

Sister Kathleen Clark, SSJ
Sister Joan of Arc Englert, SSJ
Sister Lilia Fernandez, SSJ
Sister Eileen Marie Flanagan, SSJ
Sister Mary Esther Flanagan, SSJ
Sister Dorothy Flowers, SSJ
Sister Mary David Magee, SSJ
Sister Joseph Thomas McGoldrick, SSJ
Sister Josephine Marie Melican, SSJ
Sister Elizabeth Ann McCormick, SSJ
Sister Mary Immaculata Moraglia, SSJ
Sister Mary Alexius Murray, SSJ
Sister Edith Paschall, SSJ
Sister Marlene Payette, SSJ
Sister Mary Lyn Payette, SSJ
Sister Mary Beatrice Sullivan, SSJ
Sister St. Margaret Zapf, SSJ


Queen of Peace Convent

Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
3824 SW 92nd Terrace
Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 332-7836
Fax: (352) 331-7347
Website: www.sistersofihm.org

Sister Beatrice Caulson, IHM
Sister Nancy Elder, IHM


Sacred Heart Covent

Mercedarian Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament
5752 Blanding Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32244
(904) 586-2093

Sister Rosario Vega, HMSS
Sister Chiara McCloskey, HMSS
Sister Josefina Candelaria, HMSS


Sisters of Notre Dame Convent

Sisters of Notre Dame
746 W. 41st Street
Jacksonville, FL 32206
(904) 764-9032
www.toledosnd.org

Sister Betty Jeanne Kramer, SND
Sister Susan Reinick, SND
Sister Dianne Rumschlag, SND
Sister Cynthia Shaffer, SND
Sister Darlene Siebeneck, SND
Sister Victora Will, SND


Sisters of St. Joseph Convent

Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine
1141 Glynlea Road
Jacksonville, FL 32216
Website: www.ssjfl.org

Sister Nancy Keane, SSJ
(904) 476-5718/cell

Sister Ann Kuhn, SSJ
(904) 501-4653/cell

Sister Elizabeth Marie Stoup, SSJ
(407) 404-1499/cell


St. Francis Convent

Sisters of St. Francis
5427 Rosedale Lane
Jacksonville, FL 32244
(904) 697-9559/cell

Sister Beatrice Hkawnyi, SFX
beatricelashi@gmail.com


St. Francis Xavier Convent

Sisters of St. Francis Xavier
2585 Oak Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204
(904) 308-8980
Fax: (904) 308-7713

Sister Rosie Judith, SFX
Sister Rose Susie Myint, SFX
Sister Eusebi Nant, SFX
Sister Sarah Rosie Nant-Sarah, SFX
Sister Margaret Mary Naw Eh Phaw, SFX
Sister Lucia John Nant Naing Naing Win, SFX


St. Joseph Convent

Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine
241 St. George Street
P.O. Box 3506
St. Augustine, FL 32085
(904) 829-3735
Fax: (904) 826-0949
ssjfl@bellsouth.net
Website: www.ssjfl.org

Sister Mary Rene Azar, SSJ
Sister Rita Baum, SSJ
Sister Catherine Bitzer, SSJ
Sister Mary Josepha Butterfield, SSJ
Sister Kathleen Carr, SSJ – General Superior
Sister Nicole Cayer, SSJ
Sister Marilyn Dingman, SSJ
Sister Eileen Fichtner, SSJ
Sister Suzan Foster, SSJ
Sister Margaret Jeanne Keller, SSJ
Sister Mary Kuester, SSJ
Sister Margaret Lyons, SSJ
Sister Joyce Newton, SSJ
Sister Loyce Newton, SSJ
Sister Bernard Joseph Palmer, SSJ
Sister Grace Marie Parker, SSJ
Sister Marlene Payette, SSJ
Sister Kathleen Power, SSJ
Sister Jane Stoecker, SSJ
Sister Carol Stoval, SSJ
Sister Carol Wells, SSJ
Sister Ann Raymond Wood, SSJ


St. Joseph Convent – Riverside

Sisters of St. Joseph Formation House
2741 St. John’s Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32205
(904) 354-2616
www.ssjfl.org

Sister Florence Bryan, SSJ
Sister Grace Ford, SSJ
Sister Elise Kennedy, SSJ
Sister Rea Wurmnest, SSJ


St. Joseph the Worker Convent

Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine
203 Prince Road
St. Augustine, FL 32086
Website: www.ssjfl.org

Sister Diane Couture, SSJ
(904) 669-5388/cell

Sister Carolyn Jean Tucker, SSJ
(904) 501-5771/cell


San José Convent

Sisters of Mercy
3619 Toledo Road
Jacksonville, FL 32217
(904) 733-2510
Fax: (904) 731-4335
Website: www.sistersofmercy.ie

Sister Anne Campbell, RSM
Sister Eithne Lowther, RSM


Trinitarian Convent

Trinitarian Handmaids of the Divine Word
12365 Casheros Cove S.
Jacksonville, FL 32225
(904) 221-3402 (also fax)
Website: www.thdw.org/ph

Sister Maria Gracela Omamalin, THDW
Sister Patricia Tapales, THDW


St. Joseph Renewal Center (formerly Villa Flora-Brown Hall)

Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine
234 St. George Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084
(904) 824-5894
Fax: (904) 826-0949
Website: www.ssjfl.org

Sister Jane Stoecker, SSJ
SJStoecker63@ssjfl.org