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

August 17, 2020

In this #Nunday video, Sister Maryanne Tracey, a Sister of Charity of Saint Elizabeth, shares what she feels is the best part about being a Catholic sister and how her congregation's charism strengthens her.

Nunday video of Sister Maryanne Tracey, SC

How has gardening become a ministry for you?

August 3, 2020

In this #Nunday video, Sister Alice Long, CND, shares her love for gardening and how flowers bloom conversations.

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Sister Chela Gonzalez, OP

June 2, 2020

In sharing my story, I call out to other young women who might be feeling an emptiness in their lives, or a whisper that there is something bigger.

Vocation Story

Sisters believe in the power of prayer and the impact it has on their daily experiences

Blog Published: November 12, 2019

No matter what ministry a sister is involved in--retreat direction, political activism, teaching, catechesis, public speaking, or eco-spirituality, her prayer life is very intertwined in the daily experiences. 

Sister Teresa Joseph FMA

Sisters and laity work together to energize mission and ministry

Blog Published: September 5, 2019

Our lives as religious women and as women disciples have been a privilege and a gift.  And an especially joyful part of our life, in terms of our ministries, are the non-vowed people God sends us to help bring our apostolate to perfection.

Sister Sandra Wiafewa Agyeman

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?