Sr. Jane Gates, MD, the first superior general of the Medical Mission Sisters after its founder. Sister Jane, 93 years old and a former surgeon, finds that her hands are still steady enough to sew gowns for medical care providers during the pandemic. (Eun

COVID-19 reveals humanity's worst — and its best

Social distancing at the Adorers of the Blood of Christ retirement center in Ruma, Illinois (Sr. Mary Alan Wurth, ASC)

An unsung and invisible force at prayer

Puzzlements on human nature in the convent

Demonstrators marching together, while a person holds a sign that reads "We are on fire, act now." (Unsplash/Markus Spiske)

Democracy is collapsing, but let's imagine how the church could change that