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What youth need to stay "in" the church

Blog Published: December 4, 2018

Young adults have grown up in a very different world. They long to connect with Jesus, church and with each other, as do the rest of us.

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Sisters go to ends of the earth to share Jesus

Blog Published: October 8, 2018

At first profession, we are commissioned through our superior to "live your life with courage…take to all the world a message of peace."  

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What are some of the greatest joys of being a Catholic sister?

September 21, 2018

In this #Nunday video, Sister Joan Williams, OP, talks about some of the greatest joys that come with being a Catholic sister. 

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What questions did you ask as a young discerner?

June 12, 2018

Sister Michelle Lesher, SSJ, a Sister of Saint Joseph of Philadelphia currently serving in vocation and formation ministry, talks about the questions she was asking when she was a young discerner.

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What drew you to religious life?

April 2, 2018

Sister Angela Gertesma, ASCJ, reflects on the journey that led to her religious life.

Sister Angela Gertsema

What would you like to ask young people today?

March 19, 2018

Sister Jenny Zimmerman shares the questions she would like to ask.

Sister Jenny Zimmerman

How did you overcome trials in your vocation?

February 19, 2018

How did you overcome trials in your vocation? Sister Lorraine Reaume, OP, reflects on this in this candid conversation with A Nun's Life. 

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What values shape your life?

Blog Published: December 27, 2017

In this blog post, Sister Belinda Monahan, OSB, reflects on her time as an archaeologist and how collecting information about people's daily lives in that role is similar to what Benedictines have been doing since the Dark Ages.

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