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Sister Nancy Murray as Catherine of Siena

St. Catherine of Siena: A Feisty Role for Sister Nancy Murray

By Barbara Beckwith

Brother Bill Murray may be the more famous actor, but his real-life sister, Nancy Murray, O.P., gets rave reviews for her portrayal of a saint who spoke boldly to popes and princes.

Sister Angela Mary Carey and kids

A Ray of Hope in São Paulo's Slums

By Mary Breslin

Poor kids in a Brazilian ghetto are learning skills instead of doing drugs, thanks to an American nun who loves to dance.



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