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  • Oct. 29: Weekly Vocation Reflection

    Dear Friends, I got so involved in all the events taking place that I almost forgot today was Wednesday. The good thing is that I have been thinking of the readings most of the time. They were haunting me as I tried to think of another way to talk about the two greatest commandments. First …Read More

  • Nat’l Vocation Awareness Week: Nov. 2-8

    Fostering a ‘culture of vocations’ The Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth (CSFN) join with dioceses, parishes, religious communities and seminaries across the country to support National Vocation Awareness Week Nov. 2-8. Click here to see our new video celebrating CSFN religious vocations. Sr. Theresita Donach, CSFN national vocation director, points to a variety …Read More

  • Profile: Sr. Josita Churla

    Through education ministry, Sr. Josita finds meaning, value in family By Sr. Celine Warnilo Sr. Josita was very humbled by this request for an interview. She tried to answer the given questions as best she could. What gives me life in ministry is my daily participation in the Eucharistic liturgy. I believe that each day …Read More

  • Oct. 23: Weekly Vocation Reflection

    Dear Friends, Does it happen to you that when you hear a song in the morning, it stays with you all day? No matter what you do, you keep singing or humming it. Well, I couldn’t get the words “Give unto Caesar what is Caesar’s, and to God what is God’s” out of my head. The …Read More

  • Sr. Amata: July 2, 1922-Oct. 21, 2014

    Sr. Amata of Our Lady of Perpetual Help – Agnes Sweeney – 92, died Oct. 21 at Jesus, Mary, Joseph Convent (Nazarethville), Des Plaines, IL,  in the 75th year of her religious life. The wake for Sr. Amata will be held at 5:00 PM on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 at the Provincialate Chapel, 310 N. River Rd., Des Plaines, IL. Mass …Read More