Dominicans

May 08, 2018
Last week of March was all about the preparation for the interview. My friend Anwar and I conducted the interview on Friday, March 30. We interviewed both sisters on the same day. We arrived at Sister Lena’s apartment at 9 a.m., where she and Sister Eleanor were waiting for us with breakfast and...
May 02, 2018
Sister Lena and I have not been meeting as often as we would like to because we have both been very busy. We have a great time when we see each other. Sister Lena always asks how I am doing in school and how my work and volunteering are going. Last time we met at her house, and we had so much...
April 30, 2018
Sister Lena and I have been meeting at least twice a month. Meetings with her have been very fun and educational. I have learned much more about her background, and she has learned a lot about me also. The first time I met with Sister Lena she showed me around her house. We had a very nice, long...
April 26, 2018
When I first saw the email about the SisterStory project, I was very excited. I applied within 10 minutes after it was sent out. I did not know much about the Catholic faith. The only knowledge I had came from my friends who identify as Catholic. I was always confused between the concept of a...
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 adjusted the deadline from the original Nov. 1 date in order to accommodate multiple requests from applicants. “We’ve heard from a number of people...
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 sisters to learn their summer highlights – including their favorite forms of leisure. Sister Guadalupe Ramirez San Antonio, Texas...