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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If you desire simplicity and love, are you being called? Dec 8, 2016 Story : Blog
Advent is a scriptural party Nov 24, 2016 Story : Blog
It's not a popularity contest: Favorite rosary mystery Oct 28, 2016 Story : Blog
Presents for sisters, are they a good idea? Oct 21, 2016 Story : Blog
Camaraderie, care and concern among sisters Oct 7, 2016 Story : Blog
Stepping off into the unknown, that's faith Sep 22, 2016 Story : Blog
Community, guided, silent: Let's talk about retreats Sep 15, 2016 Story : Blog
Sisters and family photos, mementos Sep 8, 2016 Story : Blog
Shocking saints: Showing the holy in persecution Sep 1, 2016 Story : Blog
Discover the calling you are already living Aug 4, 2016 Story : Blog
Knowledge is power, so can it be prayer? Jul 22, 2016 Story : Blog
Young people flock to the convent in search of Pokémon Jul 21, 2016 Story : Column
Begrudgingly giving Jul 15, 2016 Story : Blog
Religious life is never predictable Jul 7, 2016 Story : Blog
The Glorious Mysteries are sorrowful for her Jun 20, 2016 Story : Blog
If you aren't offered something to eat or drink, you're not in a convent Jun 10, 2016 Story : Blog
If you're not in person, you're not real Jun 1, 2016 Story : Column
It's all relative: Intentional community and original family May 20, 2016 Story : Blog
Getting through doubt May 6, 2016 Story : Blog
Illumination essays, meditating on the St. John's Bible Apr 29, 2016 Story : Blog
Neighborly love of the Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart Apr 19, 2016 Story : Blog
Making space for God to work Apr 8, 2016 Story : Blog
Perpetual Adoration for over 130 years Apr 1, 2016 Story : Blog
Holy Week: The art of remembering Mar 21, 2016 Story : Column
Discernment: Synonymous with 'wading into it' Mar 3, 2016 Story : Blog