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 children and working in campus ministry, she presently offers retreats, facilitation and spiritual direction sessions to interested groups and individuals. She also belongs to the CSJ Justice Commission, is passionate about ecological justice, and teaches ecology and spirituality. Cathy is a photographer, outdoor enthusiast, and people person interested and involved in many committees. She enjoys reading, cooking, singing, swimming, biking, hiking, yoga and tai chi. She thinks heaven is not elsewhere or another time, but that God is present in all that exists now, especially our marvelous Earth.