Meet the Team

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Sister Clare Bass

Sr. Clare, a sports fanatic, is one of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet’s youngest members.  She, however, offers a lot of advice and guidance to individuals considering religious life.  She urges, “this time is about listening and trusting God and others… It is a lifelong process, and the knowing and trusting must happen each day.”  Read more about Sr. Clare.


Sister Mary Flick

Sr. Mary’s favorite movie is The Sound of Music and her favorite place to shop is Target.  Her best advice for women considering religious life is: Follow your heart. And to quote Someone I know, “Fear is useless; what is needed is trust.”  Read more about Sr. Mary.




Sister Sarah Heger

Sr. Sarah, a big St. Louis Cardinals fan, is the principal at Marian Middle School, an all-girls middle school in St. Louis.  Her advice to people considering religious life is: If you aren’t sure if religious life is right for you, try it out!  It’s not a commitment, it’s just an opportunity.  Read more about Sr. Sarah.



Sister Amy Hereford

Sr. Amy Hereford currently serves as the Attorney at Law for the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Louis Province.  In relation to the CSJs, Sr. Amy said, “This is the place where I feel like I can give my all, my time, my gifts, my energy, my love.”  Read more about Sr. Amy.