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  • January 18, 2019

    Heading to World Youth Day in Panama

    Saturday night at approximately 1:29 AM, 15 young adults and I will be taxiing down the Dulles Airport runway headed for Panama! Aside from packing for mid-80s weather, preparing for our trip required some vaccinations – always fun – breaking in … Continue reading

  • January 9, 2019

    Sharing our faith

    Hello from Indianapolis. The Sisters of Bon Secours are attending SEEK2019 sponsored by Focus, the Fellowship of Catholic University Students whose mission is to share the Gospel with college and university students. 17,000 students from universities across the United States and … Continue reading

  • December 13, 2018

    “The path to religious life isn’t always a straight one.”

    Questions about religious life answered by Sr. Pat December 13, 7:00-8:00PM! Sisters Chat Room What is life as a sister like? It might be hard to imagine, especially if you’ve never actually talked to a sister. What kind of careers … Continue reading

  • November 16, 2018

    Pondering Thanksgiving In a World of Needs

    Thanksgiving is on my mind as I sit at my desk late this afternoon reflecting on the week to come.  Appreciating the symbolism behind this holiday made me think of the question, “What do I give thanks to God for?”  … Continue reading

  • November 2, 2018

    “Walk With Me”

    The US Catholic Church marks its annual national vocation awareness week (November 4-10) to highlight the importance of religious vocations today and to ask that we pray for young women and men to be open to and to answer God’s … Continue reading

  • 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