Nuns on the Bus veterans keep the faith in tumultuous times

Global Sisters Report: Political and cultural winds seem to be blowing against them during the Trump presidency. But participants in the most recent "Nuns on the Bus" cross-country odyssey have chosen prayer over panic, hope over fear as they reflect on the people they met on the 2016 tour.

The hidden world of addiction and recovery among women religious

Global Sisters Report: Public accounts of mental illness and addictions among sisters have been rare, as have details of treatment and recovery.


Science and faith a natural fit for climate change marchers

Global Sisters Report: For many if not most Catholic sisters, what has shaped climate study and other scientific disciplines also bolsters their conviction that all life on Earth is interdependent.

Sisters preserve heritage of Catholic universities

In 21st century America, when faith-based colleges compete for students and dollars, women religious who stand in the shoes of their forebears face an ongoing challenge.