Loretto Stands in Solidarity at WHINSEC/SOA Watch 2014
Click the photo above for a first-person account and photos from the weekend.
Celebrating 150 Years!
St. Mary's Academy, a Loretto-sponsored school, marks its 150th Anniversary this year. Click above for more information, and to learn how you can participate!
Webster University Marks First Century
Small, Progressive Loretto College in Midwest Grows Into World Class University

The Loretto Community, founded in 1812 as the Sisters of Loretto, is a congregation of Catholic vowed Sisters and lay Co-members. Our members continue to live out the Community’s mission to “work for justice and act for peace because the Gospel urges us.” Traditionally a teaching order, the Loretto Community has expanded its work into many fields to promote justice, including education, healthcare, elder care, environmental stewardship and advocacy. Learn more.

Upcoming Events

  • Upcoming Events

    • December 30, 2014 – Christmas Concert at the Motherhouse
      Pianists Vernon and Nancy Cherrix will perform Christmas favorites. Concert begins at 10:30 a.m. ET in the Loretto Motherhouse church, Nerinx, Ky. All are welcome!
    • January 9, 2015Job Opening - Coordinator for St. Louis Center
      The St. Louis Center is seeking a Coordinator. A complete job description and application details are available above. Deadline for applications is January 9.
    • January 30, 2015LWN/LEN Winter Meeting
      Make your plans now for the 2015 LWN/LEN Winter Meeting, “SACRED ECONOMICS: Where Our Heart is, There is Our Treasure” February 13-14, 2015. Registration deadline is January 30.