catholic sister

What's the best thing about being a Catholic sister?

Blog Published: July 3, 2017

Monday is Nunday! Meet Sister Maryanne Tracey, a Sister of Charity of Saint Elizabeth.

Together, We Create

NUNDAY with Sister Sharon Dillon, SSJ-TOSF

Blog Published: June 21, 2017

Monday is Nunday! Meet Sister Sharon Dillon, SSJ-TOSF. Sister Sharon shares how she lives the gospel through her role as executive director of the National Religious Vocation Conference.

Sister Sharon Dillon

Am I less myself because I am a Catholic Sister?

Blog Published: 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!

Rainbow

Stories of thanksgiving and transformation and nuns

Blog Published: November 25, 2013

It’s Thanksgiving week here in the United States, and among the things I’m thankful for are good stories. And I found a bunch of them in the new book, Thank You, Sisters! 

 

Buying the Field - Pick up the finale in the Religious Life Trilogy

Blog Published: June 20, 2013

At long last the third and final book of Sister Sandra Schneiders's series "Religious Life in a New Millennium" is in my hands! ... I haven't even gotten to the Introduction yet and I'm already enthralled with these images of Scripture and red-slippered virgins!

Reinventing "Nun" - a visual spiritual exercise

Blog Published: April 15, 2013

When you hear or read the word "nun", what visual immediately springs to your mind? Do you see a person, outfit, location, activity? Do you see something more abstract like a scene of simplicity, complexity, gentleness, or motion?

AS128 Ask Sister – two nuns and a chat room – special Old-School edition of Ask Sister!

Podcast Recorded: January 23, 2013

AS128 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on January 23, 2013. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Special Edition: Two Nuns and a Chat Room. Topics include: habits, saints, card-playing novices, returning to the Catholic church, vow of obedience, and more!

A Nun

The grace of seeing what’s right in front of us: a nun’s-eye view

Blog Published: January 3, 2013

At first glance, the photo in this post shows an ordinary tree in winter. No leaves. Some snow. Grayish sky in the background. But when I neared the tree, I saw robins! Lots of them!