Caitlin Kerfin is a freelance religion reporter based in St. Louis. She has worked for various publications and organizations in Missouri and Pennsylvania covering religion news for six years. She graduated from the University of Missouri with degrees in journalism and religious studies. She now works in social media full-time and is a member of the Religion News Association.
Through nearly 20 years of teamwork, congregations in St. Louis, Missouri, have come together have meet local education needs. They have developed a program that provides English tutoring to children from families of refugees and immigrants, and they founded a Catholic all-girls middle school.
Three sisters from around the country came together online March 8 to share their best memories, enthusiasm and hopes for religious life in honor of National Catholic Sisters Week.