Women Religious

In this Nov. 14, 2017 photo, sisters sing at the Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist campus in Ann Arbor, Mich. Their third and latest album, “Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring: Christmas with the Dominican Sisters of Mary,” has muscled its way to the top of Billboard’s classical chart and climbed nearly as high on the holiday chart. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Arts & Culture News
They may be sisters, but this is no act.
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Faith Faith in Focus
Shannen Dee WilliamsNovember 22, 2017
On Nov. 11, the Catholic Church lost a moral titan in the long struggle for racial equality and justice in the United States.
St. John Paul II presents a gift to Consolata Sister Leonella Sgorbati in Milan, Italy, in this undated photo. Sister Leonella and her bodyguard were gunned down in September 2006 as they left the children's hospital where she worked in Mogadishu, Somalia. (CNS photo/PH Emmevi, EPA)
Faith News
Pope Francis formally recognized the martyrdom of an Italian Consolata sister murdered in Somalia in 2006 and the martyrdom of a 25-year-old priest in Hungary in 1957.
Illustration by Angelo Canta
Faith Faith in Focus
Catherine AddingtonOctober 26, 2017
To reflect upon Cornelia’s life today is inevitably to lament it.
 Sister Josephine Muthoni Kwenga listens to residents of Nairobi's Kibera slum ask questions about the Kenyan voting process during a voter education forum Oct. 13. (CNS photo/Lilian Muendo courtesy Global Sisters Report)
Politics & Society News
The sisters already have spent hours in voter education for the repeat election.
A protester wears a T-shirt at an Oct. 12 SoCal Health Care Coalition protest at the University of California San Diego in La Jolla, Calif. (CNS photo/Mike Blake, Reuters)
Politics & Society News
Sixty-six percent of Americans want Trump and Congress to work on legislation to bolster the health insurance marketplaces.