Land, Laughter, Love and Language
Sisters Monica Gundler, Annie Klapheke and Carol Wirtz attended Healing Week 2018 on the Cheyenne Reservation at the Wild Rose Center in Busby, Montana last week. The annual event offers numerous activities and events to learn about health topics and new modalities as well as sessions with local or visiting practitioners from across the country.
LCWR Assembly Comes to Close
The Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) annual assembly concluded on Aug. 10 with keynote speaker Brother Simon Pedro, a professor of theology, who spoke of “seeking the God who the poor of Peru have revealed to me.” Following Brother Simon Pedro’s address, the congregational leaders reaffirmed the 2016 resolution to address the sin of racism, and demonstrated their commitment by leaving the meeting area and walking outside to the steps St. Louis’ Old Courthouse where Dredd Scott sued for his freedom in 1846. There, the nearly 800 members stood in silent prayer to remember victims of racism and to pray for the systemic elimination of racism throughout the country and the world.
Memories From Pymatuning
Former Vincentian Sisters of Charity take a look back at the fond memories they share of the community’s retreat home near Pymatuning Lake in northern Ohio. READ MORE
LEARN MORE EarthConnection
Loving Our Neighbors
S. Barbara Busch is sharing the journey with community members in Cincinnati’s low to moderate neighborhoods at Working in Neighborhoods (WIN), an organization dedicated to empowering neighborhood leaders to speak for themselves by organizing and negotiating for positive change at the local, state and national levels. READ MORE
Continuing to Serve
Many Sisters of Charity after reaching retirement age either continue their full-time ministry, or they immerse themselves in multiple volunteer ministries. This series highlights a few of the many Sisters of Charity continuing to serve. Meet S. Mary Alicia Bomya. READ MORE
Celebrating Our Jubilarians –
S. Mary Catherine Faller
In August, the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati will celebrate our jubilarians, 13 women representing 725 years of service in the Cincinnati area, and in dioceses throughout the United States and beyond. Today we feature Golden Jubilarian S. Mary Catherine Faller. READ MORE
July CBSM Mission
Books Available to Purchase
Santa Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton is a 4-page brochure written in Spanish, with Mother Seton's life and litany prayer to her. Price: $.50 for 1 copy, $.40 a piece for 6-10 copies, $.30 a piece for 11 or more copies. Free shipping. Order from Regina Bechtle, SC by calling 718-879-5271 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. To view publications available for purchase ...
At the End of the Santa Fe Trail recounts the lively experiences of Sister Blandina Segale on her missions in Colorado and New Mexico from 1872 to 1892. READ MORE