Sister Virginia Herbers

Order: 
Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (ASCJ)
Jubilee year: 
25th, profession
Birth name: 
Virginia Marie Herbers
Birthplace: 
St. Louis
Entrance: 
1989
First profession: 
1992
Final profession: 
1997
Education: 

Bachelor's in mathematics, Southern Connecticut State University, 1994

Master's in pastoral studies, Aquinas Institute, 2008

Graduate certificate in spiritual direction, Aquinas Institute, 2012

Service in the archdiocese: 

Teacher, Cor Jesu Academy, 1998-2008

Vocation and retreat ministry, Queen of Apostles Spiritual Life Center, Imperial, 2008-09

Juniorate directress, Clelian House, St. Louis, 2012-16

Vocation director, Clelian House, 2015-16

Service outside of the archdiocese: 

Elementary school teacher New York City, 1994-98

Elementary school teacher, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 2003-06

Novice directress, Hamden, Conn., 2009-12

Vice-provincial of U.S. Province, Hamden, Conn., 2016-17

About me: 

Sister Virginia's ministries have included teaching, study, foreign mission, retreat, vocation and formation work and province administration. She brings to all her ministries a great creativity and enthusiasm as well as her great love for the Sacred Heart.