Community

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 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 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...
June 20, 2018
This episode was inspired by the viral images of the chainsaw-wielding nun; we follow the stories of women religious who have worked/are working to help the cleanup efforts of natural disasters throughout the world. Transcript: Pa Ying: Women religious are hospitable, selfless, strong willed,...
June 13, 2018
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Después de haber entrevistado a Sor Vivien aprendí mucho sobre porque decidió convertirse en una hermana dominicana. A la tierna edad de 18, ingresó a la comunidad porque percibió a las...
June 12, 2018
School is officially out for the summer, bringing new opportunities for travel. For the NCSW staff in Minneapolis, a favorite travel spot is majestic Lake Superior, known here simply as “the North Shore.” Lake Superior is not only the largest of the Great Lakes but the largest body of fresh...
June 11, 2018
The other day Sister Susie had me over at her apartment to look through photos to pick out for our SisterStory presentation. I must say, Sister Susie is incredibly photogenic and there is no bad photo of her! She had a whole dresser filled with pictures, not to mention that she also has numerous...