March 15, 2016, Houston, Texas – Sister Maureen O’Connell, OP, and her ministry as director of Angela House, were featured in an article on the Sister Story website in recognition of National Catholic Sisters Week, March 8-14, 2016. In the article by Christina Capecchi, Sister Maureen speaks of her work since 2001 in helping women transition from prison life to successful and healthy lives in the greater community. Read the entire article.
March 14, 2016, Adrian, Michigan – Do you often find yourself stressed out and angry about the situation in our world today – or your own situation? A regular practice of meditation and mindfulness can help us soften our hearts through greater knowledge of our own suffering and darkness. Sister Esther Kennedy, OP, offers a monthly Day of Contemplative Prayer – Mindfulness and Meditation. The next session will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19 at Weber Retreat and Conference Center. The $35 cost includes lunch. Learn more about the program and register here.