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Catholic Sisters respond to violence

Blog Published: March 12, 2019

Violence, war and crime create more poverty, which breeds more violence and illegal activities, compounded by misuse of power, lack of education and participation of those who could help, and fear and ignorance of those who do not know how to help.

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Creative tactics of Sisters thwart human trafficking

Blog Published: February 12, 2019

Human Trafficking is not just a term--it has a face, a life, and a family!

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How did you overcome trials in your vocation?

January 23, 2019

In this #Nunday Video, Sister Lorraine Reaume, OP, reflects on the challenges and joys of her vocation to religious life. 

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Our lives are mission: a reflection on Pope Francis' call to holiness

Blog Published: January 15, 2019

Gaudete et Exsultate is about a call to personal holiness, about finding God in practical ways in everyday life, by doing ordinary things. The entirety of life is mission--how do you see your life as a mission from God?

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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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