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  1. Let us look to the helpers

    ... – you become one of the helpers. And no matter how bad the news, that’s something we can all take comfort in. GSR Today ...

    04/13/2015 - 7:59am

  2. Refugees in Jordan seek solace in starting new lives amid uncertainty

    Chris Herlinger People who have fled from wars in Iraq and Syria are among the 1 million refugees who live in camps or other provisional-seeming housing in Jordan. On the surface, life has its daily rhythms that are free from the catas...

    04/14/2016 - 10:33am

  3. Women religious' compelling personal stories take center stage in Standup Sisters project

    Jennifer Szweda Jordan GSR Today -   It was a miracle on the level of the Red Sea parting. More than 100 kids in first to seventh grades were completely silent. For an hour. In church. I'd taught catechism to some of these kids, an...

    07/20/2016 - 9:10am

  4. Dominican-backed Hope House grows new life in a Detroit neighborhood

    Dennis Sadowski Catholic News Service Patty Gillis, a one-time pastoral associate at a ... property in Brightmoor to help connect people with the environment. That property turned into Hope House. Hope House and its parent ...

    07/30/2015 - 4:10am

  5. Q & A with Sr. Suso Kottirikal, living with and serving people with Hansen's disease

    Saji Thomas Sr. Suso Kottirikal served as boarding school hostel warden for 16 years, but she quit more than two decades ago to work with people who have Hansen's disease, also known as leprosy, and their children. Unlike others who wo...

    07/28/2016 - 4:15am

  6. In person or with radio, Italian nun accompanies South Sudan's displaced

    Paul Jeffrey Catholic News Service When the shooting stops, it's eerily silent in ...

    05/13/2015 - 4:49am

  7. Sister Reginette, Rwandan sister killed in Yemen, cared for people since she was a teenager

    Lilian Muendo Sister Reginette was one of four Missionaries of Charity sisters killed by gunmen March 4 in Yemen. She was 33. The other three sisters were Sister Marguerite, who was also from Rwanda, Sister Anselm from India, and Siste...

    06/07/2016 - 9:37am

  8. Six sisters who serve American Indian village in Arizona feel blessed

    Nancy Wiechec Catholic News Service She's in her 30s ‒ only 1 percent of women ... ‒ you know, the response to the call," she told Catholic News Service during a recent interview at St. Peter Indian Mission School in ...

    06/29/2015 - 4:50am

  9. Leader of global sisters' group envisions Catholic nuns serving as deacons

    Joshua J. McElwee Catholic sisters could be of greater service to the church in various parts of the world were they able to "go a step further" and be ordained as deacons, says Sr. Carmen Sammut, president of the International Union o...

    05/23/2016 - 11:22am

  10. Sisters making mainstream headlines

    Lisa Gutierrez GSR Today - As a member of Maryknoll Sisters, the first U.S.-based congregation of women religious dedicated to world mission, Seattle native Sr. Jean Fallon has spent decades working on peace and justice issues arou...

    06/25/2014 - 1:53pm

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