The Life: In prayer, sisters find the unconditional love of God

Global Sisters Report: The Life panelists shared a variety of approaches that help bring them into union with God: eucharistic adoration, poetry, Scripture, yoga, dancing, drawing, and centering prayer. 

For different times and different cultures, sisters adapt the mission

A great variety of changes and challenges called the founders of congregations to discover and present-day sisters to rediscover their charism. We heard about it from our panelists this month as they responded to this question:

How have you or your congregation taken your mission or charism and adapted it to the culture of your surroundings or your country's history?

Violence is everywhere: This is how Catholic sisters respond

Through education, forgiveness, self-knowledge, power of witness and service, sisters and their congregation are making a difference in the face of racism, religious zealotry, gun violence, tribalism and other forms of violence. This month, Global Sisters Report's Life panelists wrote to talk about how their communities have been impacted by guns, crime, war or other forms of violence — and how they responded.

Sisters share their tactics to thwart human trafficking

The Life – Sister panelists and their congregations are battling against what one sister calls the "scourge of trafficking." They focus on prevention, awareness and rehabilitation of survivors.