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Ministerial life of religious sisters holds key lessons

Blog Published: August 14, 2019

I have learned it really does not matter what brings you to the convent. The important thing is why you stay. And this radical openness to life is the great lesson that I have learned. 

Sister Mary John Mananzan

First Annual Day of Giving!

Blog Published: May 16, 2019

On May 20, 2019, we’re hosting our first Annual Day of Giving! Check out Sr. Julie's video to see why we are having a Giving Day and why she's wearing an umbrella hat!

Giving Day 2019

As Catholic nuns, what kinds of ministries do you do?

Podcast Recorded: January 30, 2019

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about what it's like to serve in a parish and to be in Benedictine leadership. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS216 at aNunsLife.org.

As Catholic nuns, what kinds of ministries are you involved in?

How has your ministry transformed you?

October 21, 2018

In this #Nunday video, Sister Clara Kreis, CDP, reflects on how her ministry has transformed her life.

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Sister Jean Marie's ministry of presence

Blog Published: July 17, 2017

Sister Jean Marie Fernandez, RGS, shares how human dignity is central to her ministry with people who are homeless in San Francisco. 

Sister Jean Marie Fernandez

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

Digging In: Being an Archaeologist and a Nun

Blog Published: May 12, 2017

I always wanted to be an archaeologist. The idea of becoming a Sister emerged much later in my life. It seemed to me (although for almost no one else in my life) to be a bolt out of the blue.

Belinda Monahan

NUNDAY with Sister Beth Brosmer, OSF

Blog Published: March 21, 2016

Monday is Nunday! Meet Sister Beth Brosmer, OSF. Sister Beth is Director of Heart, Love and Soul in Niagara Falls, New York.

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