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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 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 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...
March 06, 2018
In this episode, Rocky Pierson shares her conversation with #NCSW2017 mini-grant recipient Emily Dykman. Emily talks about service and ministry, community building, and community outreach during the Viterbo University event, Shared Franciscan Hearts. Transcript: Emily Dykman: This is Emily...
March 06, 2018
The fact that NCSW starts on March 8th is no coincidence. NCSW was conceived in conjunction with National Women’s History Month and starts on International Women’s Day (March 8th) every year. It is our goal to celebrate and honor the contributions of women religious – both contemporary and...
March 05, 2018
In this episode, Rocky Pierson shares her conversation with #NCSW2017 mini-grant recipient Nate Friday. Nate talks about community building, student to sisters engagement, and ministry during the Dominican High School event, Called to a Courageous Life. Transcript Nate Friday: My name is...
March 02, 2018
From the moment I enter the Dominican Center at Marywood, Sister Bernice always brightens up my day. It has been both an honor and joy to get to know Sister Bernice! One of my favorite ways Sister Bernice and I have gotten to know one another is by touring part of the Dominican Center at...