Sister Joan Marie Voss

Order: 
Adorers of the Blood of Christ (ASC)
Jubilee year: 
60th, profession
Birthplace: 
St. Louis
Entrance: 
1955
First profession: 
1957
Final profession: 
1962
Education: 

Bachelor's in business education, Fontbonne University, 1965

Master's in spirituality, St. Mary's University, San Antonio, Texas, 1971

CPE, Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, St. Louis, 1996-99

Service in the archdiocese: 

Adorers of the Blood of Christ postulant/novice director, DeMattias Hall Residence for Sisters, St. Louis, 1974-80

Administrator, DeMattias Hall, 1975-80

Hospital chaplaincy intern, Deaconess Hospital and St. Louis University Hospital, 1996-99

Service outside of the archdiocese: 

Taught at elementary and secondary schools in Illinois

CCD coordinator for the Diocese of Belleville, Ill.

Administrator of orphanage in Illinois

Executive of Social Concerns Office for Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Adorers of the Blood of Christ provincial leader and general councilor

Member of ministry team for retreat center

Spiritual director and retreat director

Vowed commitment director

About me: 

As a child, she belonged to St. Aloysius Parish in St. Louis with her family. She continues to serve as a spiritual director and lives in Belleville, Ill.