In this #Nunday video, Sister Pat reflects upon the gift of her community charism and is challenged to give three words that best describe her congregation.
A great joy in religious life is being overwhelmed by God’s love for me personally and being able to be a conduit of that love to others.
“I think women religious today have a role to play in society and the world needs more prophetic voices.”
In this #Nunday Monday video, Sister Christina Chavez, CDP, shares how the vows religious profess are not about what can’t be done, but about the freedom that comes from living the vows.
Topics: life satisfaction, holier than thou friends, workplace woes, and more! Sister Maxine and guest Sister Clara Kreis, who designed the Life Satisfaction Survey for Catholic Sisters. Sister Tere Maya joins us by phone during the podcast.
"I thought I had everything, but I had nothing before I discovered God."
Tough-as-nails, women religious have established some of the first schools and most extensive healthcare systems in the United States.
In October, I'll give a presentation at a big podcasting conference. I'm the only speaker who's a Catholic sister!