North Dakota

January 18, 2019
Preparations for the biggest National Catholic Sisters Week are underway. As the national campaign aimed at elevating women religious enters into its sixth year, it continues to grow in scale and scope, backed by an innovative mini-grant program. National Catholic Sisters Week was launched in...
November 05, 2018
When I was still in grade school and attended Mass at St. Joe’s in West St. Paul, Minn., we started using the “Archdiocesan Prayer for Vocations” at Mass. This week’s National Vocation Awareness Week reminded me of this custom.  The prayer goes as follows: O God, we...
September 04, 2018
  It’s interesting that within the course of a single day yesterday, I received some related questions from multiple sources: How did your family feel (and continue to feel) about your vocation ?   What is your relationship like?   When you decided to...
The author, Sister Christina Neumann, with a young friend
February 06, 2018
I work at St. Anne's Guest Home, a Catholic senior-living facility that offers care for the aged and disabled in Grand Forks, N.D. We try to weave spirituality into the fabric of this place, and one of the many ways we do so is by offering common devotions after vespers. This custom includes a...