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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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November 14, 2017
It’s been a year since the National Catholic Sisters Project launched its diocesan partnership program to share resources and assist in building... Read More
Community
November 10, 2017
When the team at the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio completed their first unit of curriculum about Catholic... Read More
Education
November 08, 2017
College can be daunting because it requires a host of decisions. Which major to choose? Which career to pursue? Where to live? Whom to befriend? Whom... Read More
Community
November 07, 2017
This month, many of my friends on social media are sharing one thing they are grateful for every day. November is a time of gratitude, and studies... Read More
Community, Education
November 06, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Después de verme dos veces con Sor Collean... Read More
Community, Education
October 27, 2017
The deadline for applying for a 2018 National Catholic Sisters Week mini-grant has been extended to Nov. 15. The National Catholic Sisters Week team... Read More
Community
October 26, 2017
Sister Sharon Howell, CSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Paul Province. She was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota, earned a BS... Read More
Community, Education
October 26, 2017
In this episode, Rocky Pierson shares her conversation with #NCSW2017 mini-grant recipient Sister Mary T. Naccarato, PBVM. Sr Mary talks about... Read More
Community, Education, Healthcare, Prayer
October 25, 2017
In this episode of Set Apart, Rocky shares her interview with Sister Belinda Monahan, OSB. Sr Belinda is a Benedictine Sister of Chicago, and she... Read More
Community, Education
October 25, 2017
Sister Esther Wagner, SSND, entered the School Sisters of Notre Dame in 1964. She's looking forward to her Golden Jubilee in 2016 - 50 years since... Read More
Community, Education
October 24, 2017
Sister Mary Jo Ritter, CSJ describes the joys she experienced in this excerpt from her oral history collected by Elizabeth Theisen at Fontbonne... Read More
Community
October 24, 2017
Sister Mary Jo Ritter, CSJ describes her ministry in this excerpt from her oral history collected by Elizabeth Theisen at Fontbonne University.
Community, Prayer
October 24, 2017
Sister Mary Jo Ritter, CSJ describes reactions from her friends and family in this excerpt from her oral history collected by Elizabeth Theisen at... Read More
Community, Prayer
October 24, 2017
Sister Mary Jo Ritter, CSJ describes the challenges she experienced in this excerpt from her oral history collected by Elizabeth Theisen at Fontbonne... Read More
Community
October 24, 2017
Sister Mary Jo Ritter, CSJ describes how she became a foster mother in this excerpt from her oral history collected by Elizabeth Theisen at Fontbonne... Read More
Community
October 20, 2017
Sister Elizabeth (Liz) Kerwin, CSJ entered the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1951. After completing a BA degree at the College of St... Read More
Community, Education
October 20, 2017
Sister Joan Tuberty, OSF has been a Franciscan Sister of Little Falls, MN for more than 30 years. She was born and raised in Albert Lea by her Irish... Read More
Community, Education
October 20, 2017
Sister Helen Perry, SSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph from Springfield, MA. She entered the community 50 years ago in 1964. She focused primarily in the... Read More
Community
October 20, 2017
Sister Joan Dumais, SSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph of Springfield, MA. Sr. Joan has been a sister for 50 years. She was a Sister of St. Anne for 23... Read More
Community
October 20, 2017
Sister Roberta Mulcahy, SSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph of Springfield, MA. Sister’s ministries included teaching, Elementary School administration,... Read More
Community, Education

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