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March 09, 2018
I was raised Catholic, but I found my spiritual home at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart High School in Coraopolis, PA. So many there, especially the Sisters, welcomed me into the community as an active participant in my faith. They taught me to be a servant leader, to work against social injustice,...
March 08, 2018
“Atrévete a cambiar”, eso es una de las lemas del cuerpo de voluntarios Jesuitas. En Stand Up Sisters 2017, hermana Rhonda Miska recuerda como su experiencia en Nicaragua con el cuerpo de voluntarios Jesuitas le cambió. Rhonda es una novicia, o sea, una hermana en formación, con las hermanas...
March 08, 2018
Aunque el Producto Interno Bruto de Perú se ha más que duplicado desde el año 2000, casi la mitad de la población del país sigue en la pobreza extrema. Hermana Nélida Navarros se acercó a los pobres en su tierra nativa de Perú cuando ella estaba creciendo. Ahora ella es una hermana de la Divina...
March 08, 2018
En estos días mientras que los Estados Unidas esta luchando con la palitica de inmigración, las hermanas católicas han sido las botas en el terreno de la ayuda extranjera y domesticas por siglos. Hola, soy Jennifer Szweda Jordan, y yo produje Stand Up Sisters, o Hermanas Heroicas, Cruces...
March 08, 2018
Una vez, en el año 1970, ella fue detenida en una protesta de los derechos de las trabajadores agrícolas, y hoy ella trabaja contra el tráfico de las personas. Betty Sundry, una hermana de la Divina Providencia, ha estado en el primer plano de la justicia social por décadas en el área de Pittsburgh...
March 08, 2018
Only a few minutes pass from the 5 a.m. alarm that wakes Sister Simone Campbell, SSS, to the time she begins meditating. It’s an “anchor point,” says the 72-year-old DC-based lobbyist who rose to fame with the Nuns on the Bus advocacy tour and multiple appearances on The Colbert Report....
March 08, 2018
 National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW), the fifth annual celebration of women religious, kicks off today, heralding a record number of events across the country to celebrate the remarkable contributions of Catholic sisters, in tandem with National Women’s History Month. The week is intended...
March 08, 2018
In this episode, Rocky Pierson shares her conversation with #NCSW2017 mini-grant recipient Sister Geraldine Woodarczyk. Sister Geraldine talks about mission and ministry, student to sister conversations, and service during the Department of Consecrated Life-Diocese of Pittsburgh event, Puppets and...
March 07, 2018
In this episode, Rocky Pierson shares her conversation with #NCSW2017 mini-grant recipient Sr Lorraine Reaume. Sr Lorraine talks about service and sisters speed dating, community outreach, and engaging with their local community during the Adrian Dominican Sisters event, Get to Know the Sisters...
March 07, 2018
After a year long haitus, Curve Riders is announcing it's return! The first episode of the new season will drop during National Catholic Sisters Week 2018! Transcript: Pa Ying Vang: Since joining Curve Riders as a producer, I relied heavily on the internet for stories of women religious and...