March 15, 2016, Houston, Texas – Sister Maureen O’Connell, OP, and her ministry as director of Angela House, were featured in an article on the Sister Story website in recognition of National Catholic Sisters Week, March 8-14, 2016. In the article by Christina Capecchi, Sister Maureen speaks of her work since 2001 in helping women transition from prison life to successful and healthy lives in the greater community. Read the entire article.
June 18, 2015, Houston, Texas – Sister Maureen O’Connell, OP, and her ministry at Angela House–-giving women who had been incarcerated the support they need to transition into the community-–were featured in the Texas Catholic Herald News, newspaper of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston. In the article, Sister Maureen describes the philosophy, programs, and services of Angela House, one of 60 ministries supported by the archdiocese’s Diocesan Services Fund. Read the full article by Kerry McGuire.
Photo: Sister Maureen O’Connell, OP, cuts the ribbon during the dedication of a new, larger facility for Angela House.