Aileen Maria Stapleton entered the Sisters of St. Joseph on February 2, 1936 and at Reception she received the name Sister Maria Frederick. Her early ministry was in elementary education but she soon became a teacher of English at the secondary school level and then a principal at St. Angela Hall Academy, Fontbonne Hall Academy and The Academy of St.
Reflection Sometimes we find prophets in the most unlikely places. Steeped in God, they are the ones who clearly speak their integrity whether in word or action. They see truth as clearly as they can and pit themselves against the falsehood of the status quo. A nameless woman in the gospel was noticed by Jesus as such a person. In