The Tug of the Holy Spirit: Sister Martin Thérèse’s Vocation Journey
Jan20

The Tug of the Holy Spirit: Sister Martin Thérèse’s Vocation Journey

Growing up, Sister Martin Thérèse knew she wanted to be a wife and mother and thought she had no religious vocation at all. God knew differently and tugged at her heart until she listened and responded. A nagging feeling that she should write to the Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist led to a beautiful acceptance of her religious vocation in their community. The Holy Spirit works in mysterious ways, and He will guide you if you...

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From Bees to a Dominican Sister of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist. Sr. Irenaeus’ Vocation Story.
Jan13

From Bees to a Dominican Sister of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist. Sr. Irenaeus’ Vocation Story.

From raising bees and selling honey, Sister Irenaeus realized she wanted something more. She wanted to sell something more worthwhile. Through faith and prayer and Eucharistic Adoration, she realized that God was calling her to Himself, and she joyfully answered that call after college. Her simple vocation story is a beautiful reminder that God calls us from wherever we may be, and that He knows the plan for our lives if we are...

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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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