National Catholic Sisters Week, an annual celebration to honor women religious, begins March 8. Events during the week, sponsored by groups all over the country, are meant to instruct, enlighten, and highlight the lives and witness of women religious and encourage a new generation of young women to follow their example.
• Visit www.nationalcatholicsistersweek.org, to find resources and ideas for
celebrating both the Year of Consecrated Life and National Catholic Sisters Week.
histories at www.sisterstory.org, and read first-person accounts of religious life.