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March 08, 2018
 National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW), the fifth annual celebration of women religious, kicks off today, heralding a record number of events across the country to celebrate the remarkable contributions of Catholic sisters, in tandem with National Women’s History Month. The week is intended...
March 08, 2018
Only a few minutes pass from the 5 a.m. alarm that wakes Sister Simone Campbell, SSS, to the time she begins meditating. It’s an “anchor point,” says the 72-year-old DC-based lobbyist who rose to fame with the Nuns on the Bus advocacy tour and multiple appearances on The Colbert Report....
February 07, 2018
African American girls will soon have the chance to see nuns who look like them as part of National Catholic Sisters Week. Middle-school girls from St. Francis International School in Silver Spring, Md., will visit Mount Providence Convent on March 14 to spend time with the Oblate Sisters of...