Spiritual Life

October 10, 2017
Sister Donna Loretto Gunn, CSJ; a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet - St. Louis Province describes her call to religious life.
October 10, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Este episodio cuenta la historia de Jackie Walter, Directora del Centro para Mujeres en la Iglesia y la Sociedad en la Universidad de Nuestra Señora del Lago. En honor a las Hermanas de la...
July 31, 2017
Sister Tanya Williams, OP, is a Dominican Sister of Sinsinawa from Minneapolis, Minnesota. She became a sister later in life and is a newer member of the Sinsinawa Dominicans whom made her first profession in August, 2007. She ministers as an employment counselor with men and women who are...
June 07, 2017
Desde sus inicios, SisterStory ha estado trabajando para recolectar y compartir las vidas e historias de mujeres religiosas contadas desde su punto de vista. Hasta este momento las historias han sido colectadas por nuestros estudiantes y personal pero queremos ir más allá- queremos escuchar de...
May 12, 2017
This episode of Here's My Secret is a special on the life of Sister Jean Nelson, CSJ, who passed away on March 1st, 2017. Partnered with Lily Jacobson, she was one of the first sisters to participate on the oral history project and became representative of its value - not only in the collection of...
May 01, 2017
Today I met with Sister Catherine at the convent for lunch. I walked into the building and out of the pouring rain to find her waiting for me with a huge smile! It is amazing how these Sisters are always ready to invite someone into their lives. She showed me around the convent and could not stop...
March 09, 2017
Click here for a Spanish translation of this episode. This episode features the story of Jackie Walter, Director of the Center for Women in Church and Society at Our Lady of the Lake University. In honor of the Sisters of Divine Providence, Jackie and her organization came up with a plan to...
February 09, 2017
This episode features the stories of two events centered around prayer from #NCSW2016. Sister Barbara Sable, SSCMs and Sister Belinda Monahan, OSB talk about prayer services they hosted during the week and how they became conduit to welcoming the surrounding community. This episode also features...
January 26, 2017
This episode features the story of Julie McElmurry, founder of Franciscan Passages. Inspired by sisters and her commitment to providing aid to the poor, Julie created two documentaries showcasing the work done by sisters with missions helping the poor. She was able to accomplish this with a #...
January 06, 2017
Feed the hungry. Shelter the homeless. Sew habits for the nuns. The idea behind one 2017 National Catholic Sisters Week mini-grant might well have been lifted right off the church’s list of corporal works of mercy. Feed the hungry Give drink to the thirsty Clothe the naked Shelter...