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July 25, 2018
This season finale follows the story of Sr Betty McKenzie, CSJ and her journey as a civil disobedience and peace activist. Transcript: Sr Betty: I was active with the peace community and we had done civil disobedience. I have done civil disobedience in the Twin Cities several times, but I also...
July 25, 2018
Amanda Murillo, a writer and translator for the NCSP curriculum, discusses what makes the curriculum a valuable tool for parish and school settings. http://nationalcatholicsistersproject.org/called-and-consecrated-exploring-the-lives-of-women-religious/
July 25, 2018
On Sunday, June 10, our Diocesan Partner from the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, Sister Carolyn Puccio CSJ, hosted a wonderful event for the sisters and their guests. The event was a presentation by Sister Nancy Schreck, a Franciscan sister from Dubuque, Iowa. Sister Nancy, a frequent...
July 20, 2018
Sr. Nicole Trahan, FMI considers what service means and how service has changed her. http://nationalcatholicsistersproject.org/called-and-consecrated-exploring-the-lives-of-women-religious/
July 19, 2018
Sr. Yolanda Tarango, CCVI, speaks of her work as a sister. This work has included founding Visitation House, a transitional housing and education program for families, where she still serves as Executive Director. Sr. Yolanda also earned her PhD in theology and served as General Superior of the...
July 19, 2018
La Hna. Yolanda Tarango, CCVI, habla de su trabajo como hermana. Este trabajo ha incluido la fundación de La Casa de Visitación, un programa de vivienda y educación transitoria para familias, donde ella sigue siendo la Directora Ejecutiva. Hna. Yolanda también obtuvo su doctorado en teología y...
July 19, 2018
Sr. Walter Maher, CCVI, speaks of her experience of being called to join the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word. Sr. Walter serves as the Vice President of Mission and Ministry for the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas. http://nationalcatholicsistersproject.org/called-...
July 19, 2018
La Hna. Walter Maher, CCVI, habla de su experiencia de cuando fue llamada a unirse a las Hermanas de la Caridad del Verbo Encarnado. Hna. Walter sirve como vicepresidente del grupo de Misión y Ministerio en la Universidad del Verbo Encarnado en San Antonio, Texas. http://...
July 16, 2018
As I looked over the photographs from our June curriculum workshop, I couldn’t help but see – over and over – all the smiles. Scattered among those photographs were looks of deep concentration and thought, sure, but the smiles stand out. Whether participants are in small groups, listening to a...
July 11, 2018
In this episode, we follow the story of Sr Dorothy Stang, a sister of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. Warning: This episode contains audio reenactment of violence. Transcript: Pa Ying: “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness” (Matt. 5:3–6) Sister Dorothy Stang...