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In this 15-minute podcast Joan Chittister offers some insights from the teachings o

“Your father died when you were three, your stepfather was abusive, you were stricken with polio as a teenager—were these the most difficult Lents of your life?” “What is the place of suffering in

Pope Francis greets former Vice President Joe Biden on April 29, 2016, at the Vatican. Biden is the second Catholic elected to the nation's highest office in U.S. history.

Ahead of the inauguration Wednesday, Sister Joan and a few others were

Washington Post columnist  Sarah Pulliam Bailey interviewed Joan Chittister for an Advent piece, “Instead of raucous holida

In a Facebook Live conversation, Benedictine Sr.

On June 18, Sister Joan Chittister spoke with Omega Institute board member Jamia Wilson to explore the kind of courage needed to be accountable, promote healing, and build partnerships across diffe

Joan Chittister will participate in a web-based panel conversation in honor of International Women's Day sponsored by the Carter Center on Thursday, March 5 from noon to 1 p.m.  The topic discussed

"The Women the Vatican Couldn't Silence," a conversation between Joan Chittister and former president of Ireland Dr.

On Saturday, November 2, at Trinity College in Dublin, Sister Joan participated in a public conversation with Mary McAleese, the Past President of Ireland (1997-2011) who, earlier in the week had r

Sister Joan and Teresa Forcades

The Women's Ordination Conference is hosting “Radicals and The Rule,” a conversation between Benedictine Sisters Joan Chittister and Teresa Forcades on the evening of October 11, 2019 in Washington

The Time Is Now: A Call to Uncommon Courage

Joan Chittister’s hour-long interview on Soul Sister Conversations is available now.

Joan Chittister and Oprah

View this clip from Oprah's interview with Joan Chittister on Super Soul Sunday in May 2019.

Joan Chittister and Oprah

View this clip from Oprah's interview with Joan Chittister on Super Soul Sunday in May 2019.

Sister Joan and Qprah Winfrey

Joan Chittister was interviewed recently by Oprah Winfrey for a return visit to her Super Soul Sunday program.

The Time Is Now by Joan Chittister, OSB

Joan Chittister was interviewed about her new book, The Time is Now: A Call to Uncommon Courage, by NPR’s award winning radio magazine, Here & Now.. Listen here.