Colleen Gibson

Sister Colleen Gibson is a Sister of Saint Joseph of Philadelphia who currently serves as Coordinator of Pastoral Care at St. John-St. Paul Catholic Collaborative in Wellesley, MA. An award-winning writer and speaker, she co-hosts the podcast "Beyond the Habit" ( 

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When hearts walk together: A Lenten invitation to accompaniment

The loving act of remembrance

The importance of public witness in an age of decline

Take a break this summer — for your good and the good of the community

Votes and voices: The tent is expanding

Beyond a '40-Day Challenge': 14th-century wisdom for 21st-century prayer

Black joy and 'The Embrace'

Immaculate reconceptions: Engaging Advent and moving beyond ourselves

We are living documents: Synod reports and a Spirit-led church

In praise of a snail's pace

More than hope: Spiritual gifts for troubling times

Everyday annunciations: The art of listening to a God who never shuts up

Remembering Dr. King requires us to remember we're called

Becoming a supporting character this Christmas

The grace to pray for the grace I need

To see and be seen: Embracing presence as a ministry of learning

The way forward involves fruit salad and connections

'Go to Joseph': A father for us all

An uneasy Alleluia

Lent 2021: What to give up, when you feel like giving up