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Mary Nelson CoL

Mary has been a Loretto Co-member since 2009. She serves as representative to the CPC from Community Group #7 in New Mexico. After 25 years of volunteer service in a maximum security women's prison she now serves as a coordinator of the Loretto Women's Network. Best of all, two sons have given her eight grandchildren!
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More than a Room

By Mary Nelson CoL / October 1, 2022 /
A woman wearing a sun hat, sunglasses, a blue long sleeve, and gardening gloves while sitting in dirt planting small green plants outside on a sunny day.

Since my move to the Loretto Motherhouse, I’ve been asked how I could be happy with “just a room.” To be honest, the thought did cross my mind — briefly.…

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Loretto Women’s Network: Affirming Rights of Women

By Mary Nelson CoL / April 1, 2017 /

“Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change we seek.” President…

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