The Life is a monthly feature about the unique, challenging and very specific lives of women religious around the world. The format is simple: GSR poses a question and publishes responses from several sisters who are part of a panel of 20. Read more about the project.

A call to listen to the Spirit: Sisters embrace the church's synodal process

Meet the new sisters panel for the fifth year of The Life

The unbreakable promise of Advent brings hope amid suffering

An international sisterhood: Panelists reflect on a year of writing for The Life