Vows

September 06, 2018
Sister of Providence Arrianne Whittaker, 31, admits the love she feels for her sisters in community is everlasting. “I have so much joy when I am with my sisters,” she said. “We love one another with our whole hearts. We may not always agree, and we certainly come from varied backgrounds. But at...
April 18, 2018
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Carismas se mencionan mucho a lo largo de las historias orales de SisterStory y puede que requiren de una explicación. Un carisma se puede describir como un don innato, un poco como un...
August 04, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Celebraciones se están llevando a cabo a lo largo del país este verano mientras mujeres profesan votos como hermanas católicas. Entre ellas es Sor Danielle Lussier, 34, un documentalista de...
July 31, 2017
Sister Katherine Mullin, VHM, went to college at Marymount in New York. Afterwards she entered the Visitation Monastery of Minneapolis, MN and began a life of intentionally living the Gospel shaped by the spirit of St. Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal. This invigorated her tremendously and...
July 08, 2017
Click here for a Spanish translation of this post. Celebrations are ensuing across the country this summer as women profess vows as Catholic sisters. Among them is Sister Danielle Lussier, 34, a documentary filmmaker from Michigan who made her first vows with the Daughters of St. Paul on July 1...
March 07, 2017
For #NCSW2017 Rocky Pierson worked with Pa Ying Vang to create an audio documentary about mission. The documentary discusses the connection between women religious and the new mission being carried out in partnership with lay associates and volunteers. Since the structural changes of Vatican II,...
January 05, 2017
Setting a New Year’s resolution may have become a dreaded or hackneyed cultural charge, but at its core, it is a spiritual exercise, an invitation to pause and reflect before the holiday train barrels right into a busy new year. Determining a resolution for the New Year – assessment and...
December 06, 2016
Catholic sisters spread love all around by putting it into action and lifting it into prayer. As part of National Catholic Sisters Week, we often celebrate the way they live out the Gospel amid neighbors in need. Perhaps harder to spotlight is the twin pillar to those noble deeds: quiet prayer,...
November 02, 2016
This is the Series Three Finale of Set Apart. In this episode, Rocky reflects on the series in a collage effect that highlights the stories and insight that has come out of this series.
May 27, 2016
SIster Rita has always had a passion to work and connect with Spanish-speaking people. One day, while she was discerning whether or not to work with detained immigrants, her favorite song, "Pescador de Hombres" was playing. When she heard the lyrics in Spanish, "Together with you, I will seek other...