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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!

Sister Judith Ann Zielinski, OSF

Excerpts from Black Catholic History

Blog Published: February 4, 2019

This blog, written by Diane Batts Morrow, PhD, is a celebration of the resilient spirit of religious life, embodied in a pioneering group of sisters who confronted the social attitudes, and proved that their calling of God was stronger than any societal doubts.

 

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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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Change of seasons--change of heart!

Blog Published: December 31, 2018

The power to change your life lies within you--so how can you make your list of resolutions into a list of thanksgiving? 

Sister Julie Myers, OSF

Sharing Incarnation

Blog Published: December 24, 2018

By incarnating, Jesus raised the dignity and preciousness of our own human form. He became enfleshed to share fully our human experience of being in a body.

Sister Cheryl Rose, HM

4th Sunday of Advent

Blog Published: December 23, 2018

In what ways are you open to the presence of holiness in your life?

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3rd Sunday of Advent

Blog Published: December 15, 2018

As we go about doing ordinary “good works” and making our kindness known to everyone, we open ourselves to knowing that God is truly near and in this way we have much cause for rejoicing.

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2nd Sunday of Advent

Blog Published: December 9, 2018

What are we about as a people of God? How do we "prepare the way of the Lord" on a daily basis—in the good and bad times of our lives?

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