His Call is Strong and Clear: Sr. Stephen Patrick, OP, Shares Her Vocation Journey.
Jan06

His Call is Strong and Clear: Sr. Stephen Patrick, OP, Shares Her Vocation Journey.

Sister Stephen Patrick was raised Catholic and studied science in college. Up until that point, she thought she would become a stay-at-home mother; however, God had a different plan for her life, and she willingly listened to His call.  He called her to Him in college, and she answered that call immediately, leaving school with a certificate in radiology rather than finishing her degree.  Her obedience to His call...

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A Tale of Two Doctors. Meet Sr. Mary Elizabeth and Sr. Stephen Patrick. Episode 30.
Dec30

A Tale of Two Doctors. Meet Sr. Mary Elizabeth and Sr. Stephen Patrick. Episode 30.

Sisters Mary Elizabeth and Stephen Patrick are embarking on an exciting collaboration with Father Nicanor to create a high school level curriculum teaching evolution to students through the Catholic perspective. The goal is to bring together faith and science into an approach that gives due glory to God as the Creator and teaches students how He is the Creator of everything, not simply a piece in the puzzle. Sr. Joseph Andrew...

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The Beauty of a Sincere Confession: Sister Mary Elizabeth Miriam’s Vocation Story. Episode 29
Dec23

The Beauty of a Sincere Confession: Sister Mary Elizabeth Miriam’s Vocation Story. Episode 29

Full willing and joyful participation in the sacraments leads to so much more.  This is the moral we learn from Sister Mary Elizabeth Miriam’s vocation story. She grew up nominally Catholic, but she truly embraced her faith in graduate school and fell more in love with God with each passing day. As she spent time in confession and in adoration before the Blessed Sacrament, she opened her mind and her heart to His call and...

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Back to the Faith: Sister Catherine Thomas’ Vocation Journey. Episode 28
Dec16

Back to the Faith: Sister Catherine Thomas’ Vocation Journey. Episode 28

Sister Catherine Thomas fell away from the faith in high school and came back to it in college. As she was coming back to the sacraments, she felt God calling her to Himself. She chose the Dominican Order because it embodied everything she sought in her life – contemplation and an active apostolate with a heavy focus on study and drawing closer to God each day. Her path to the religious life reminds us that if we are open and...

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God Calls us in Many Ways. Episode 27 an Interview with Sr. Maria Canisius.
Dec09

God Calls us in Many Ways. Episode 27 an Interview with Sr. Maria Canisius.

Growing up Catholic, Sister Maria Canisius was always aware of the religious life as a potential vocation, but it wasn’t until college when she began to seriously discern it. With the support of many people, including spiritual guidance of priests and the Catholic presence at her state university, Sister Maria Canisius remained open to God’s will in her life and discerned her religious vocation with the Dominican Sisters of Mary,...

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