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Justice and Catholic Nuns go hand-in-hand

Blog Published: January 30, 2012

The New Orleans paper, The Times-Picayune posted a great story this week — Young lawyer fights for social justice on her way to becoming a nun (January 29, 2012). The article is about Alison McCrary, a young woman who is a lawyer and in the process of becoming a Catholic sister with the Congregation of Saint Joseph. Alison lives with a community of St. Joseph sisters near Bayou St. John.

NUNDAY Sister Joan Sobala, SSJ

Blog Published: November 30, 2009

Happy NUNDAY! Nundays are Monday blog posts that feature photos of real Catholic sisters and nuns. Today we have a lovely tribute from Shannon Spicciati about her nun, Sister Joan Sobala, SSJ.

NUNDAY A Nun, Nurse, and Administrator

Blog Published: May 6, 2013

As we begin this week honoring nurses, it seems appropriate to celebrate Sister Joan, a Catholic sister who was also a nurse and administrator and dedicated to helping others.

AS120 Ask Sister – Jesuit sisters and nuns?, rediscovering Ignatian roots, riding the prayer roller coaster

Podcast Recorded: October 20, 2012

AS120 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on October 10, 2012. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Guest: Sister Annette McDermott, SSJ. Topics include: Jesuit sisters and nuns?, rediscovering Ignatian roots, riding the prayer roller coaster, and more!

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Nun Currency — Sister Mary MacKillop

Blog Published: July 10, 2008

Australia is honoring Blessed Mary MacKillop, who will likely be the country’s first saint, by featuring her on a collector’s coin.

AS102 Ask Sister – Would you have become a nun in the old days? Hopeful husband-to-be wonders if convent trumps marriage, online vocational resources, and more!

Podcast Recorded: February 16, 2012

AS102 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on February 16, 2012. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: becoming a nun in the old days, hopeful husband-to-be wonders if convent trumps marriage, online vocation help, professional nuns, and more!

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