Michigan

October 15, 2018
I had the privilege of interviewing a 101-year-old Catholic sister earlier this year. Her lucid mind and smooth skin stunned me. Sister Marguerite Turgeon, CSJ, did not look to be 101.  But she was keenly aware that she had outlived the rest of her family. As the ninth of 15 children, all...
May 09, 2018
When it comes to introducing young women to Catholic Sisters, we often hear a familiar arc. First, the young women express nervousness about the encounter. What will they talk about? Will they be able to find common ground? Will they be found religious enough, up to snuff? Then comes the much-...
March 02, 2018
From the moment I enter the Dominican Center at Marywood, Sister Bernice always brightens up my day. It has been both an honor and joy to get to know Sister Bernice! One of my favorite ways Sister Bernice and I have gotten to know one another is by touring part of the Dominican Center at...
January 10, 2018
What began as a single meeting two years ago blossomed into a committee that gathers to keep the spirit of National Catholic Sisters Week alive throughout the year. Sister Lorraine Reaume, OP, who serves as director of formation for the Adrian Dominicans, recalls the email that started it all....