Dr. Michael J. Brescia
with the John Cardinal O’Connor Award

Through his belief in the inherent dignity of every human person and his commitment to alleviating pain and providing loving care and support for those who are terminally ill and their families, Dr. Brescia has walked thousands of souls across the threshold of eternity into the loving embrace of God.

Dr. Brescia will be honored at the Sisters of Life
2017 Gala on Friday, April 28, 2017

[for more information to attend 2017 Gala]

In January, 12,000 college students attended SEEK 2017, hosted by FOCUS, the Fellowship of Catholic University Students, in San Antonio, Texas. Our Sisters were present to accompany the students throughout the week, and Sr. Bethany Madonna gave a keynote presentation “Receiving the Promise”. That evening, during adoration, an estimated 4,000 confessions were heard by 350 priests! Watch Sr. Bethany’s keynote:

Receiving the Promise – Sr. Bethany Madonna
Sr. Bethany Madonna speaks about encountering Jesus in the Day 3 keynote at #SEEK2017.
Posted by FOCUS-The Fellowship of Catholic University Students on Thursday, January 5, 2017

Celebrating 25 Years of God’s Grace

On June 1st, 1991, the Sisters of Life were
founded by His Eminence John Cardinal O’Connor,
the then-Archbishop of New York. On that day eight
women entered the fledgling community that has
now grown to over 100 members.

John Cardinal O’Connor:
A Tribute to the Founder of the Sisters of Life

The Beauty of One Soul:
A documentary film of the Sisters of Life