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  • September 28, 2018

    Where is God in the midst of turmoil?

    Have you pondered this question recently? Or, maybe voiced it, or wondered about it interiorly?  With the political, societal, religious and sometimes personal issues surrounding us today, how do you handle or cope with or react or respond to turmoil, … Continue reading

  • August 17, 2018

    Sister Spotlight – Sr. Dorothy Brogan

    Sister Dorothy Brogan has been a Sister of Bon Secours for 60 years. She grew up in Philadelphia and when asked why she became a Sister, she says it’s hard to describe because it was a little “muddy” in the … Continue reading

  • August 14, 2018

    Sisters Chat Room

    Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a sister? Is God gently nudging you and trying to catch your attention? Do you vaguely sense a desire for more in life? Talking with a Sister may help you to … Continue reading

  • August 3, 2018

    Share a Common Vision

    Over the past five days two major events marked special occasions in our life as sisters. Our International Formation Committee met here at Marriottsville to plan and discuss formation for new members of the Sisters of Bon Secours. The other event was … Continue reading

  • July 26, 2018

    God puts you where he wants you

       I had the pleasure of talking to Sister Mary Rita Nangle today, and my day became immediately brighter because of it. Sr. Mary Rita’s first words to me were that she’s old, but she likes being old because older … Continue reading

  • July 20, 2018

    Remembering Sr. Claire & praying for vocations

    Yesterday, our dear Bon Secours French sister, Sr. Claire d’Assise passed away at age 98 in Vendome, France. She was from Alsace, France, a territory claimed by both France and Germany and thus a political hot potato during the world … Continue reading

  • July 20, 2018

    Sister Spotlight – Sr. Chris

    Sr. Chris Webb says she wanted to be a Sister since she was three years old. Why…because a Sister played the pipe organ at church, and her grandmother said only Sisters were allowed to play it. But when she was … Continue reading

  • July 6, 2018

    Why I decided to become a Sister

    Sr. Bernie Claps in Her Own Words I was born and grew up in Brooklyn, NY, a borough of New York City. I attended a Catholic grade school and high school. I had wanted to be a sister since I was in grade … Continue reading

  • June 22, 2018

    Everyday Spirituality

    What in the world captures your attention?  How do you respond to the social and political events before our eyes?  As a Christian, how is God calling you to respond?  This week immigration is on everyone’s mind.  How can we … Continue reading

  • June 15, 2018

    Get on Board!

    How did it get to be mid-June already?  And summer is fast approaching – next Thursday!  Will you take time this summer for rest and relaxation?  We’ll be hosting our fifth Project Good Help summer volunteer program from July 5 … Continue reading