In this Random Nun Clip, composer and performer Sister Kathy Sherman talks about the power of music to unite people. Hear the full In Good Faith episode IGF039 at aNunsLife.org.
Sister Kathy Sherman, CSJ, wrote her first song at age 14 and since then has published over 20 albums or CDs. Her music is widely used in settings of all kinds, such as liturgies, Catholic conferences and meetings, schools and universities, and justice advocacy events. Most recently, she has performed in concerts and events held online due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Sister Kathy believes that music has the power to unite people, to bring joy and healing, and bring about social and systemic change.
Sister Kathy was born and raised on the South Side of Chicago and currently lives in the metropolitan Chicago area. She is a member of the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph, a religious community of nearly 500 vowed Catholic women and over 500 lay associates who live and minister in the U.S. and around the world.