Julie Vieira


Sr. Julie Vieira co-founded A Nun's Life Ministry, a vibrant online community where Catholic sisters engage with people worldwide around faith, vocation, and finding joy in everyday life. Founded on the Internet in 2006 with Sr. Maxine Kollasch, the ministry is present at aNunsLife.org and in many social media. A Nun's Life is a pioneer in the use of Internet technologies and social networking to bring the centuries-old tradition of religious life in areas such as discernment and vocation into conversation with everyday life in the 21st century. Both Vieira and Kollasch are members of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Monroe, Michigan. Vieira has a master’s degree in theology and in-depth experience in online community engagement and Catholic publishing.

Articles by Julie Vieira

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'Spiritual' itinerancy Jan 13, 2015 Story : Blog
'The hills are alive . . .' Jul 10, 2014 Story : Blog
'When you pray, do not be like the hypocrites' Feb 28, 2017 Story : Blog
A connection with joy May 18, 2017 Story : Blog
A visit that turned into a vocation Jul 2, 2015 Story : Blog
Advent is a scriptural party Nov 24, 2016 Story : Blog
Advent means starting over Dec 18, 2015 Story : Blog
All joy all the time? Oct 28, 2014 Story : Blog
Appreciate the fullness of God's revelations Nov 18, 2015 Story : Blog
Are some people just naturally more into religion? Aug 25, 2014 Story : Blog
Begrudgingly giving Jul 15, 2016 Story : Blog
Being a part of the sisters' community without taking vows Jun 18, 2015 Story : Blog
Being Adrian Dominicans Sep 16, 2014 Story : Blog
Being called out Jun 2, 2015 Story : Blog
Bending the arc of justice Sep 16, 2015 Story : Blog
Benedictine Motherhouse road trip Dec 25, 2015 Story : Blog
Bernadette Lynch's work in Latin America Apr 23, 2014 Story : Blog
Bliss, blisters, and walking the Camino Oct 1, 2015 Story : Blog
Brainwashed into becoming a nun – really? Nov 4, 2014 Story : Blog
Bridging the generation gap in religious life Jul 9, 2015 Story : Blog
Camaraderie, care and concern among sisters Oct 7, 2016 Story : Blog
Can following God's will lead to wrongdoing? Aug 24, 2017 Story : Blog
Can I be a math professor + nun? Nov 10, 2014 Story : Blog
Community, guided, silent: Let's talk about retreats Sep 15, 2016 Story : Blog
Covered heads and prayer potential Jan 15, 2016 Story : Blog