Down is the new up: learning the lessons of religious life

Global Sisters Report: In the debut installment of the second year of GSR's feature The Life, our new panelists share what they've learned from work and life as a sister.

A year in The Life: We have interwoven our lives and dreams

Global Sisters Report: Inspiring. Enriching. Nourishing. Creating solidarity. A profound sisterhood. That is how the panelists described their experience of writing for The Life this year.

The Life: Spirit's light illuminates congregations' distinct 'facets'

The Life: This month illustrates the infinite variations in the organizational relationships one congregation can have with others. We asked panelists: How unique is your congregation? Is it the only one like it in the world, or do you share a charism or a founder with another group of sisters? 

Education is key to spiritual formation of sisters

This month, the panelists gave us an insight into the education of sisters around the world. One thing they all agree upon: Education is the highest priority in terms of preparing their sisters for ministry. However, sisters question the adequacy of education for women religious in different parts of the world. We learned all this as the panel responded to the following questions: