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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 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
August 07, 2017
Encuentro: Year One is a short documentary about a project from the St. Catherine University Theology Institute which is a year-long program for... Read More
Community, Education
August 07, 2017
“Anytime anyone sets out from home, it’s a time of rediscovery,” said Sister Sallie Latkovich, CSJ. “Whether it’s a day trip or a pilgrimage,... Read More
Prayer
August 06, 2017
Catholic sisters are among the most industrious people we know, but they also understand the importance of R&R.  We checked in with four... Read More
Community
August 05, 2017
Chicago’s commitment to women religious, as evidenced by its dynamic celebration of National Catholic Sisters Week, will soon deepen as the... Read More
Community, Education
August 04, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Celebraciones se están llevando a cabo a lo... Read More
Community
August 02, 2017
Sister Katherine McLaughlin, CSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet born in Duluth, Minnesota. She grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota and... Read More
Community, Education
August 02, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Cada semana espero gratamente mi junta con... Read More
Community, Education, Prayer
August 01, 2017
Sister Laverne Hudalla, OSB, is a sister with St. Paul Monastery in Maplewood, a suburb northeast of St. Paul, MN. At eighteen, she began to pursue... Read More
Community
August 01, 2017
Jill Underdahl, CSJ, M.A. is a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet and currently Co-Director of Celeste’s Dream: Young Adult Spirituality with the... Read More
Community, Prayer
August 01, 2017
Sister Marie Fujan, OSB, is a member of St. Paul’s Monastery in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Sister Marie was born on a farm in southwestern Minnesota. She... Read More
Community
August 01, 2017
Sister Florence Steichen, CSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph who was Registrar of Bethlehem University in Palestine 1987-1992. She grew up in South... Read More
Community
August 01, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Hoy tuve mi segunda junta con Sor Deb y... Read More
Prayer
July 31, 2017
Sister Tanya Williams, OP, is a Dominican Sister of Sinsinawa from Minneapolis, Minnesota. She became a sister later in life and is a newer member of... Read More
Community, Prayer
July 31, 2017
Sister Suzanne Herder, CSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet. She entered the convent when she was 17 years old and left when she was 23 years... Read More
Community
July 31, 2017
Sister Katherine Mullin, VHM, went to college at Marymount in New York. Afterwards she entered the Visitation Monastery of Minneapolis, MN and began... Read More
Community, Prayer
July 28, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Sor Honora y yo fuimos al Museo de Arte... Read More
Community, Education
July 28, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Duarante la ultima semana, la Hermana Mary... Read More
Community
July 28, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. En este episodio entrevistamos a Anna... Read More
Community
July 26, 2017
Sister Barbara Thomalla, OSM, has been a sister with the Servants of Mary or “Servites” for 44 years since profession. She was born in St. Paul and... Read More
Community, Education

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