community life

Sisters of Loretto

Trip Date: May 11, 2017

Catch all the action from our trip to Littleton, Colorado—travel journal, photos, podcast, and more—here on the Motherhouse Road Trip travel page!

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Little Sisters of the Poor

Trip Date: March 8, 2017

Catch all the action from our trip to Mobile, Alabama—travel journal, photos, podcast, and more—here on the Motherhouse Road Trip travel page!

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NUNDAY with Sister Anne Horrigan, CSJ

Blog Published: April 13, 2015

Okay, okay, I admit it: I have a Google Alert set to let me know whenever a new article about a Catholic sister or nun is posted on the Interwebs

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Interview with a Hermit – loneliness and community

Blog Published: May 30, 2008

Last week I posted Interview with a Hermit – called by God, the first installment from an interview I did with Sister Laurel O’Neal of the blog Notes from Stillsong Hermitage. Sister Laurel is a hermit of the Camaldolese Benedictine tradition. Here’s the next installment. I always wondered if hermits feel lonely or if they miss being within a religious community of other nuns … and so I asked …

When a Sister is sick or dying …

Blog Published: June 25, 2007

A lot of people wonder what happens to a sister when she is sick or dying. Is she sent home? Is she sent to the hospital? How is she cared for?