Catholic Sisters of Kansas Meet with Governor Laura Kelly

On Wednesday, February 22, a group of Sisters from various women’s religious communities in Kansas traveled to Topeka to meet with Governor Laura Kelly and deliver over 200 letters supporting her bill to expand Medicaid in the state. Gathered in the rotunda, a number of Sisters spoke about the project and their hopes for the …

Sister Elizabeth Carrillo Pursues Degree in Religion and the Environment

by Sister Jennifer Halling, OSB Benedictine Sisters of Mount St. Scholastica Sister Elizabeth Carrillo has always had a strong connection with the natural world, where she has a sense of something “greater and other and good.” She’s been collecting leaves and bugs since she was a toddler and says, “Being outdoors was always where I …

Arriving with Joy and Song

Sisters of St. Joseph of Concordia, Kansas It all began in 2018 with a possibly suspicious email, the kind you might delete without a second look. Four years later, it concluded with the arrival in Concordia of three Dominican Sisters from Vietnam. The story from that beginning to its end features bureaucracy, the pandemic, persistence and …

Call for Medicaid Expansion

On behalf of the Catholic Sisters of Kansas, NETWORK invites you to sign-on to a letter addressed to Governor Laura Kelly, Senator Ty Masterson, President of the Senate, and Representative Daniel Hawkins, Speaker of the House, calling on them to expand Medicaid in Kansas. As people dedicated to living the gospel, we believe it is …