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An ever-changing collection of videos, podcasts and articles exploring the surprising lives and moving truths of women religious.

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August 31, 2017
In this episode, Rocky Pierson shares her conversation with #NCSW2017 mini grant recipient Sister Mary Kay Brooks, SSND. Sr Mary Kay talks about the... Read More
Community
August 30, 2017
Following #NCSW2017, Pa Ying Vang and Rocky Pierson took a break and collected the interviews of 2017 mini-grant recipients in preparation for this,... Read More
Community
August 28, 2017
How does one serve? How can one help the poorest of the poor? In this short documentary, look back at the accomplishments and experiences of Sister... Read More
Community, Prayer
August 25, 2017
A few years ago I rang the Sacred Heart Parish Outreach doorbell. I wanted to see I could help out with anything. Well I'm the one that got the help... Read More
Community
August 25, 2017
Sister was my 1st grade piano teacher. When we had our end of the year recital, she saved me for last because I was so good. I got a standing ovation... Read More
Education
August 25, 2017
I would like to thank Sister Dorothy Ederer, OP and Sister Marilyn Holmes, OP who are both Grand Rapids Dominicans, for sharing their love of Jesus... Read More
Community
August 25, 2017
I thank daddy Abba for Sister Marie Annette Seymour, RSM. I love her with all my heart and being. Thank you for being in my life. Love you for... Read More
Community
August 18, 2017
In this episode, we interview Katie Schwarzbauer from Marian Univeristy on her faith filled relationship with Sister Collean Walsh, CSA; a Sister of... Read More
Community
August 18, 2017
What might you have in common with women religious? Over the course of a semester Katie learned a great deal and found a wonderful friend in Sister... Read More
Community, Education
August 16, 2017
Sister Mary Louise Inhofer, OSB, was born in St. Paul and raised in Minneapolis. After finishing high school, she joined the Order of St. Benedict,... Read More
Community, Education
August 16, 2017
Sister Maria Francis, LSP, is a Little Sister of the Poor from Samoa. She is actually Mother Maria Francis. She has been a Little Sisters of the Poor... Read More
Community, Prayer
August 16, 2017
What impact can a sister have on your life? How do we come to love and appreciate another's perspective? In this presentation Sarah Torres presents a... Read More
Community, Prayer
August 15, 2017
MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee’s commitment to women religious, as evidenced by its spirited celebration of National Catholic Sisters Week, will soon deepen... Read More
Community
August 15, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Sor Mary Esther Downey no creció cerca de... Read More
Community
August 14, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. En este episodio de Here’s My Secret,... Read More
Community, Education
August 14, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Cuando conocí a Sor Judith por primera vez... Read More
Community
August 09, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Después de recientemente terminar con el... Read More
Community, Education, Prayer
August 09, 2017
Sister Cathy Steffens, CSJ, a Sister of St Joseph from St Paul, MN, has been in community for over 50 years. After years of teaching elementary... Read More
Community, Prayer
August 09, 2017
Who is Sister Lois Kikkert, OP? What has she accomplished with her life? In this short documentary Jonathan Diaz chronicles what he has learned... Read More
Education
August 08, 2017
Sister Elaine LaCanne, OP, is a Dominican Sister of Sinsinawa from Richfield, Minnesota. She entered the congregation in 1962 after high school and... Read More
Community

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