Dan Stockman is national correspondent for Global Sisters Report. He was a reporter at daily newspapers in Michigan, Illinois and Indiana for nearly two decades before joining GSR in 2014.

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As US associates track to surpass women religious, both face 'turning point'

Global Sisters Report: If current trends continue, the number of associates in the United States will be greater than the number of vowed women religious. Global Sisters Report spoke to organization leaders about how programs for associates are evolving, and how closing communities deal with keeping charisms alive.

Catholic lobby Network backs Equality Act for LGBTQ people

Global Sisters Report: Prominent U.S. bishops have opposed the Equality Act, but Network's Sr. Simone Campbell says supporting legislation protecting LGBTQ civil rights is "a call to love. It's a no-brainer in my book."

Mercy Sr. Mary Haddad named new CEO of Catholic Health Association

Global Sisters Report: Haddad, currently vice president of sponsorship and mission services for CHA, will take over July 1, succeeding retiring CEO Sr. Carol Keehan.

Justice, canon law, restoration: How do sisters heal after transgressions?

When vowed religious have committed a crime and brought scandal to themselves, their order and the Catholic Church, what happens after the headlines go away?