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Show me a sign

Welcome to Show me a sign, the newsletter for women discerning religious life and those who walk with them. We're glad you're here. Download our latest issue in full or enjoy these feature articles below.

  • Sister Marcia Baumert

    Healing Hearts through faith,
    Working as a staff chaplain and coordinator of Catholic ministries at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, Wisconsin, Sister Marcia Baumert eases the suffering of many patients and their families.

  • Rest Area Prayer Ahead

    It is essential to begin each new day
    with prayer
    . Spending time with God
    in prayer helps focus our hearts and direct
    our minds for the many tasks of the day ...

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Sister Katie Mitchell: "Reverse caravan" explores root causes of immigration from Honduras
Sister Julia Walsh: Giving Voice emboldens me to Live Religious Life NOW

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