Lifetime’s The Sisterhood: Becoming Nuns — TV Review – Flavorwire

“It’s an unfathomable sacrifice to most, this dedication of your entire life to the church, and that’s what makes The Sisterhood both a fascinating watch and an illuminating amateur sociology project. As a docuseries, it succeeds because it wants to shed light on the subjects, not exploit them.” via Lifetime’s The Sisterhood: Becoming Nuns — … Continue reading

The Fourteen Holy Helpers

This cradle Catholic never heard of Fourteen Holy Helpers until yesterday. The Church celebrates St. Catherine of Alexandria  on Nov. 25th and while she is greatly honored in her own right, she is also revered as one of the holy group of fourteen saints invokes in times of great distress.  “They are: Acacius, Barbara, Blaise, … Continue reading