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2018 Jubilarians: Holy Spirit Adoration Sisters (SSpSAP)

Sister Amoris Marie; Sister Mary Benigna

25th profession

Sister Amoris Marie


Birth name: Hermia Bendoval

Birthplace: Banga, South Cotabato, Philippines

Entrance: 1991

First profession: 1993

Final profession: 1998

Education: Bachelor’s in economics, Notre Dame University, Koronadal City, Philippines

Service in the archdiocese: Contemplative nun, praying and interceding for priests and for the intentions and needs of the world, Mount Grace Convent, St. Louis, 1999-present

In-charge of the kitchen and garden helper, Mount Grace Convent

Portress, Mount Grace Convent, 1999-2005

Service outside the archdiocese: Former Augustinian Recollect Sister for seven years

Second-grade teacher and a procurator for Augustinian Recollect Sisters

* As Pink Sister: Entrance until profession:

Contemplative nun, St. Joseph’s Convent, Quezon City, Philippines, 1991-99 Assignments at St. Joseph’s included being in charge of the kitchen, baking, chapel, flower room and as sister portress.

About Sister Amoris Marie: She loves arts, cooking, baking, gardening, singing, playing musical instruments and dancing. Her two other siblings are still religious sisters of the Augustinian Recollect Order.

50th profession



Birth name: Rosa Aida Uson

Birthplace: Manila, Philippines

Entrance: 1965

First profession: 1968

Final profession: 1973

Education: Bachelor’s in interior design, University of St. Tomas in Manila, 1962

Service in the archdiocese: Mount Grace Convent, St. Louis 1974-81; 1982-86; 2013-present

Service outside the archdiocese: Davao, Philippines, 1981-82

Manila, 1986-88

Philadelphia, 1988-2005

Nebraska, 2005-13

About Sister Mary Benigna: She has served as vocation directress in Davao and in Manila. Since coming back to the United States, she has been engaged in artwork and more recently with portress duties.

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