Suggest Feb. 8 -- the feast day of St. Josephine Bakhita, a Sudanese slave who found freedom in Italy and became a nun in the 19th century -- as the best day.
Pope Francis calls on Catholics "not to remain static" and to choose how they make a difference for others, Sr. Carmen Sammut said.
Review: "Trailblazers in Habits" is filled with wonderful footage, photos and interviews about the Maryknoll missionaries and their work.
The withdrawal will mean no Daughters of Charity will serve at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville for the first time since the order founded the hospital in 1898.
"Women & Spirit" chronicles the 300-year contribution of religious women in the U.S., including their nursing of Civil War soldiers and epidemic victims.
Conversations with Sr. Camille: Sr. Maureen Skelly has worked with drug addicts, HIV/AIDS patients, police officers and people who work for New York City's MTA.
A Chicago area Catholic sister was honored on Saturday for her decades of work on social justice issues by one of the region’s most well known Catholic agencies.
Also celebrating the life and work of Benedictine Sr. Benita Coffey was one of the nation’s most recognized sisters, Franciscan Sr. Pat Farrell, the former leader of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR).
Coffey, a native Chicagoan who has been a member of the her religious community for 64 years, received The Mary Elsbernd, OSF Award from the 8th Day Center for Justice.
Appreciation: Marie Varley, a former Caldwell Dominican sister who served with Church World Service for many years, died Sept. 2 at age 75.
"It is not my work only. It is the Lord's," Sr. Angelique Namaika told reporters after winning the Nansen Refugee Award.
The ordinarily serene enclosed garden of the former mother house of the Brooklyn Sisters of Mercy was alive with music and voices Sunday; the air, warmed by gentle breezes carried tantalizing aroma of burgers and hot dogs sizzling on the grill -- a first course in advance of the sit down dinner to follow the range of outdoor activities. Sept. 15th was Family Spirit Day for the 109 residents of Mercy Home's 13 supervised houses, their 300 caregivers and the residents' relatives.