Teachable moments

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My family didn’t speak very much about our faith, so it was NEWS to them that I wanted to enter a monastic community.

S. Rejane and S. Maria Victoria

IGF057 In Good Faith with Sister Pat Crowley, Bethany House of Hospitality

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Sister Patricia Crowley, a member of the Benedictine Sisters of Chicago, has served her own community as sub-prioress and prioress – and the greater community in leading non-profit organizations serving women, families, and people experiencing homelessness. Currently she is the board president of Bethany House of Hospitality, which shelters young women seeking asylum in the US, and recently started a position with the Religious Formation Conference’s Together program for young women religious. In recognition of her leadership in Chicago, she was awarded three honorary doctorate degrees: one from Chicago Theological Seminary (1998), a second from Elmhurst College (1998), and a third from St. Mary of the Woods College in Terre Haute, IN (2011).

In Good Faith with Sister Patricia Crowley, OSB

How does the Rule of St. Benedict empower you to live your full potential?

July 11, 2022

In this #Nunday video, Sister Tonette Sperando, OSB, points out that the first word in the Rule of St. Benedict is “listen” and to listen with the ear of your heart allows for a loving response—which is so needed in today’s world.

Sister Tonette Sperando, OSB

With so many different communities, how do I choose one?

June 20, 2022

In this #Nunday video, Sister Cathy Bauer, OSB, talks about the challenge of choosing the right community and how she knew the Benedictine Sisters of St. Walburg Monastery was the one for her.

Prayer is a process

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Prayer isn't about results... and it's not all about you. Sister Belinda explains.

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