“I love the children. I just love serving them.” This is how S. Maureen Bernius describes her current ministry as the School Nurse at Saint Francis of Assisi School is Astoria, NY.
Sister Edna has served as a spiritual director for 25 years, journeying with persons from all walks of life.
For the past 12 years, Sister Anne has practiced and offered Centering Prayer to others. Her only desire now is to help people find their true self and deepen their union with God.
Sister Angela Stodolski teaches penmanship at the De La Salle School in Freeport, NY
Sister Joanne Kmiec’s deep-rooted care for the earth goes back to her youth and the influence of her forward-thinking parents
Sister Grazyna shares her story about being a teacher with breast cancer and about students who support raising money for the cause.
Sister Pat Wilson is a Community Chaplain, working with men and women returning from federal prisons, helping them reintegrate into their communities.
It is that spirit of community service that brought Sister Eileen Therese Boyle to the Westlock District Food Bank Association 10 years ago.
For Sister Gertie Jocksch, seeing God in everything is not just a theory, but a way of life
The seeds of hope planted by the Seton Way Group from Edmonton, AB keep growing in La Victoria, Peru.
Every six years, the Sisters of Charity – Halifax convene to decide on future directions for the Congregation and to choose a new Leadership Team that will guide the Congregation
Sister Mary Sweeney is a campus minister at Boston College in Massachusetts.
“We as Sisters of Charity-Halifax need to be a voice for the voiceless.”
“I believe that it’s only by trusting in God and desiring to be an agent of change that change happens,” Sister Joan Dawber, Executive Director and Founder of LifeWay Network: Collaborating to Combat Human Trafficking.
“Instead of making immigrants the scapegoats of the crisis, we must all work together to create lasting solutions beneficial to everyone,” Sister Susan Smolinsky.
“I really believe it’s the world movement of citizens which is going on right now that will bring about changes. It’s not going to be the governments, it’s going to be the world movement of citizens,” says Sister Marie Elena Dio.
“When I look into the women’s faces, I experience God in so many ways. “I am humbled by their openness, by the pain of their lives and by their courage, ” Sister Eileen Schulenburg, Chaplain at the women’s prison on Rikers Island, NY.
Sister Yvonne Pothier, a local activist for refugees in Halifax, NS, travels to Africa to meet her grace.
Sister Marie reflects back on her 25 years as a Sister of Charity-Halifax.
“I love being a Doula; it’s a privilege.” Sister Joan O’Keefe supports women during pregnancy, labour, delivery and early parenting.
Retired Sisters make sandwiches for the Out of the Cold Homeless Shelter in downtown Halifax, NS.