A Nuns Life
December 28, 2015

As long as I can remember, I wanted to be a Sister. But as an Afro-American child in Mississippi I only saw white Irish nuns. So it seemed like an impossible dream.

December 16, 2015

God speaks to us in the depths of our hearts, and it’s that deep-down listening to your heart that will let you “hear” God’s loving call.

December 9, 2015

I did not grow up with the Salve Regina. I'm a Gen Xer and so Latin was not typically part of my Catholic experience. Then the nuns happened.

November 30, 2015

Sister Sara Marie knows there is more to our life than what we see on the surface.

November 18, 2015

As far as courses you can take in college or graduate work, I recommend a good Scripture course or two—especially on the Gospels.

November 9, 2015

Happy Nunday! Sister Mary Kenneth is recognized as one of the first women to receive a Ph.D. in computer science.

November 4, 2015

I am interested in becoming a nun however, I am currently a heavy smoker. Would that affect my chances of joining a nunnery?

October 27, 2015

The peace Jesus offers IS radically different. It’s peace in the MIDST of suffering, in the midst of the storm.

October 21, 2015

When asked the question about being less myself as a nun, I felt like I would explode with unicorns, hamsters, and rainbows!

October 12, 2015

Margaret Irene's life resumé is one to admire but her conviction and calling, with the support of her family, is truly extraordinary.

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