In asking this question Sr. Joseph Barden reflects on the diminishing numbers in the US Province. She writes on a number of ways we can reduce the impact of ageing and deal with the obstacles that present themselves at this stage of our lives.
Sr. Mary O'Connor writes about the Summer Seminar on Religious Life given in July 2014 by Sandra Schneiders IHM at St. Mary's Indiana
Sisters Kathlenn Byrne and Mary T. McDermott on their returning to Ireland reflect on the people and experiences that have enriched their lives during the many years of ministry in California and Mississippi.
Sisters Kathleen O’Brien and Hilda Cleary share on their return to Ireland in April 2014. They write of their early lives in Ireland and the ministries they worked in the United States over the last 50 years.
Sr. Nuala O'Gorman writes of her experiences of many different cultures while in the U.S. on sabbatical. "I have a lot to absorb – not least about how I can be with people who come from a different race or culture, but who are fascinated with the Irish".