Thursday, September 3, 2009
Nun and Author Will Discuss How to Live in the Moment on CatholicTV Talk Show
On Friday, September 4th, Sister Bridget Haase, O.S.U. will appear in an interview on the CatholicTV talk show “This is the Day”. Sr. Bridget is the author of the book “Generous Faith”. The book shows readers how to be attentive and ways to live in the moment and experience God’s presence. The book conveys its theme through a series of true stories from Sr. Bridget’s life.
Cardinal Seán O’Malley of the Archdiocese of Boston said of the book, “With the help of the very accessible guided meditations Sister has provided, we can all grow in faith and confidence that we can witness Christ’s love to the people in our lives.”
Sister Bridget Haase, O.S.U., is a member of the Ursuline Sisters, and holds an M.A. in religious studies. She has ministered in Appalachia, Mexico, and Africa. She presently serves as coordinator of the spirituality program at The Boston Home, a long-term care facility for people with multiple sclerosis and other degenerative neurological diseases. She gives parish missions, days of reflection, and inspirational talks throughout the United States. She has written two other books and published many articles. She sits on the board of My Sister’s Keeper, a faith-based justice/peace organization to work for the education of women and girls in southern Sudan. Sister Bridget is a frequent guest on Boston, Chicago/Milwaukee, Cincinnati, and Pittsburgh radio stations. Her website is www.wisdomwonder.com.
Sister Bridget may be seen on Friday, September 4th live at 10:30AM (EST) on CatholicTV where available (rebroadcast at 8PM). The show will also be streamed simultaneously at www.CatholicTV.com and will be available on the site’s archives starting Friday night. All videos at the website are viewable in full-screen. Paste this URL into your browser in order to access the “This is the Day” video archives. http://www.CatholicTV.org/shows/default.aspx?seriesID=72. The show will also be available on iTunes free of charge.