Category: From our Sisters

March 13, 2019

Lenten Reflection March 15-16

This week’s reflection comes from Sr. Bridget Mary Connor. Sr. Bridget is a published author and has taught young children…


March 1, 2019

Reflection for the Beginning of Lent

To begin the Lenten Season, Sr. Mary Lee Farrell offers her insights into the meaning of ashes (and, she being…


February 27, 2019

GNSHappenings February 2019

GNSH Associates: Sr. Barbara Schiavoni The Philadelphia Area Associates have recently begun a process of spiritual reading and faith sharing…


February 27, 2019

Reflection on a 30-Day Retreat

Sister Mary Elizabeth Looby shares her experience of a Thirty-Day Ignatian Retreat: Sabbatical is related to Sabbath, which refers to the Biblical…


February 27, 2019

Earth Committee Lenten Suggestion

“The best guarantee that a thing should happen is that it appears to us as vitally necessary.”  Pierre Teilhard de Chardin…


February 26, 2019

Book Review: Spiritual Masters for All Seasons

“As we were preparing to move from our Motherhouse, the library was being very carefully dismantled. In the process I…


February 26, 2019

Mission Trip to Ghana

In March, Sister Mary Elizabeth Looby will travel to Ghana, West Africa, to the small village of Sang in northwest…


February 8, 2019

From a Faith Perspective. Love

As Valentine’s Day approaches, I think of poor Charlie Brown from the Peanuts comic strip, who always longed to receive…


January 11, 2019

Baptism of Our Lord

The following reflection on the Baptism of the Lord was written by Sister Mary Elizabeth Looby, GNSH. Several years ago,…


January 4, 2019

Reflections on the Feast of the Epiphany

Readings for January 6, 2019 Isaiah  60: 1-6 Psalm  72 Ephesians  3: 2-3a, 5-6 Matthew 2:1-12 What amazing, awesome experiences…


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