Author: Sister Therese Ann Rich

Prayer for Vocations

Gentle God, You call us by name and lead us to life. Through baptism you commission us to proclaim the Good News. Bless and strengthen all men and women, lay and ordained, who serve in the Church. Guide and give wisdom to those discerning their vocation. Enrich our Church with dedicated married and single people, […]

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To Really Listen

A little boy and his mother were in town for the day. They went into a restaurant for a snack. When the waiter came along the mother began to order but the waiter noticed that the little boy wanted to say something. “Let the little man tell us himself what he wants,” said the waiter. […]

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What Do Nuns Do For Recreation?

In the latest installment of our continuing video series Ask A Nun, Sister Nancy Dawson, General Superior of the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown, answers the question “What do nuns do for recreation?” Sister Nancy Dawson: Well, this is what I like…. I like movies, and because I teach World Religions I try to see all […]

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Religious Tolerance

In our continuing video series Ask A Nun, Sister Nancy Dawson, General Superior of the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown, answers the question “What are your attitudes toward other religions?”     Sister Nancy Dawson: Well, I’m an instructor at YSU [Youngstown State University] in the Philosophy and Religion Department., and I would have to say […]

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