Religious Sisters

Thumbnail sr albert marie surmanski photo  1 A New Guide to Living a Marian Life

“By a singular gift of God’s grace, no one other than her Son was ever so meek, humble, or grace-filled as the Blessed Virgin,” a new Manual for...

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Thumbnail the keepers credit netflix cna Archdiocese speaks ahead of Netflix series on murdered nun

Baltimore, Md., May 17, 2017 / 04:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- No one knows who killed Sister Catherine Ann Cesnik. A young nun who was on a year’s...

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Thumbnail eucharistic communicators of the heavenly father Are these quite possibly the world's happiest nuns?

Cali, Colombia, Jul 13, 2016 / 06:17 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Watch them sing, and you might be convinced of it. The Eucharistic Communicators of the...

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Thumbnail l r top left image sr bernadetta boggia sr olga raschietti and sr lucia pulici at work in berundi photo courtesy of xaverian missionaries cna 9 11 14 Brutally slain nuns recalled as women 'enamored' with God

Remembering the lives of the three Xaverian Missionary nuns murdered in Burundi over the weekend, the order’s vicar general hailed them as simple...

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Thumbnail corita book Corita Kent’s passions were creativity, transformation and love

Author and art historian April Dammann’s new biography of Corita Kent, known for most her career as Sister Mary Corita, traces the actions of these...

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Thumbnail religious sisters take part in a eucharistic procession to the basilica of st mary major on june 19 2014 credit daniel ibez cna cna 6 19 14 Final report: Vatican thanks women religious, stresses focus on Christ

The Vatican has published the results of its apostolic visitation examining the quality of religious communities across the U.S. in a report...

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Thumbnail religious sisters  nuns los angeles Foreign nuns, priests embody historic opportunity for U.S. Church

If American Catholicism has an Achille’s heel, it’s sometimes an attenuated sense of how we fit into the rest of the Catholic world. A bit of basic...

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Thumbnail memorial mass 5 for mother angelica at our lady of the angels chapel on march 30 2016 credit ewtn cna 3 30 16 1 Funeral marks Mother Angelica's life as a 'faithful bride' to Jesus

Mother Angelica’s life must be viewed in reference to Jesus, the homilist at her funeral Mass said on Friday. “We cannot understand Mother...

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Thumbnail caroling at ephesus cover cna How to celebrate Christmas with Benedictine nuns

Kansas City, Mo., Dec 4, 2016 / 03:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As the Christmas season approaches, the hit-making community of Benedictine nuns based...

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Thumbnail sister lee hee jung speaks with cna on aug 17 2014 about her audience with pope francis credit lauren cater cna Korean nuns voice joy, gratitude for audience with pope

Two Korean nuns have expressed their excitement at having participated in an audience with Pope Francis, stating that his words on poverty and the...

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Thumbnail venerable henriette delille public domain wikipedia cna Meet the Creole nun who risked her life to teach slaves

New Orleans, La., Feb 12, 2017 / 04:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Venerable Henriette DeLille, born a “free woman of color” before the Civil War, had all...

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Thumbnail sisters of life credit sisters of life cna Meet the spiritual powerhouses of the pro-life movement

Washington D.C., Jan 27, 2017 / 12:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Walk along in the March for Life or Walk for Life and you will see them: a swarm of...

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Thumbnail esmeraldasols hermanateresagutierrez 260417 Mexican beauty queen makes 'radical' move to religious life

Mexico City, Mexico, Apr 30, 2017 / 03:02 am (CNA).- Esmeralda Solís Gonzáles is a young Mexican woman who was crowned last year as a beauty queen...

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Thumbnail six sisters from the institute of allied discalced carmelites of the holy trinity currently living and working on the st john paul ii center credit andrew wright denver catholic cna Mexican nuns of new order open first US convent in Denver

Denver, Colo., Apr 20, 2017 / 12:11 am (Denver Catholic).- It seems providential that a new order of Discalced Carmelite nuns, whose charism is to...

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Thumbnail mother angelica 5 credit ewtn cna 2 4 16 Mother Angelica was a 'forerunner' of the New Evangelization

Rome, Italy, Mar 27, 2017 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A veteran Vatican official praised EWTN foundress Mother Angelica as a pioneer of the New...

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Thumbnail mother teresa prayer card for wyd pilgrims in krakow poland on july 25 2016 credit kate veik cna Mother Teresa's global impact at center of UN exhibit

New York City, N.Y., Aug 28, 2016 / 06:05 pm (CNA).- Mother Teresa’s tireless work for the poor and her relevance for global affairs will be...

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Thumbnail rosary credit michael swan via flickr cc by nd 20 filter added cna Nun's rosary beads stolen at knife-point in Massachusetts

Boston, Mass., Aug 25, 2016 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A religious sister was robbed while on a walk in civilian clothing on Sunday afternoon in...

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Thumbnail sr cristina on the voice italy cna 3 20 14 4 Nun who won Italy's 'The Voice' records first album

Universal has released a promotional video for the first album by Sister Cristina Scuccia, the Ursuline nun who won first place on last season’s...

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