Julie Vieira


Sr. Julie Vieira co-founded A Nun’s Life Ministry, a vibrant online community where Catholic sisters engage with people worldwide around faith, vocation, and finding joy in everyday life. Founded on the Internet in 2006 with Sr. Maxine Kollasch, the ministry is present at aNunsLife.org and in many social media. A Nun's Life is a pioneer in the use of Internet technologies and social networking to bring the centuries-old tradition of religious life in areas such as discernment and vocation into conversation with everyday life in the 21st century. Both Vieira and Kollasch are members of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Monroe, Michigan. Vieira has a master’s degree in theology and in-depth experience in online community engagement and Catholic publishing.

Articles by Julie Vieira

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Double vocations: Too much to choose from Jun 24, 2015 Story : Blog
Being a part of the sisters' community without taking vows Jun 18, 2015 Story : Blog
Being called out Jun 2, 2015 Story : Blog
Fifty years of accumulated wisdom May 5, 2015 Story : Blog
Discernment’s effect on spiritual identity Apr 28, 2015 Story : Blog
The ‘sister’ frame of mind Apr 22, 2015 Story : Blog
Discernment took her 11 years Apr 15, 2015 Story : Blog
Putting God to the test Apr 8, 2015 Story : Blog
Rosary rules for Lenten prayer Apr 2, 2015 Story : Blog
What do unanswered prayers mean? Mar 24, 2015 Story : Blog
Discernment: Being alert to God's voice Mar 11, 2015 Story : Blog
The principles of a Cristo Rey school Mar 4, 2015 Story : Blog
Sharing God's love through the circus Feb 25, 2015 Story : Blog
Vegetarians on Lenten Fridays Feb 18, 2015 Story : Blog
Is grief a rejection of faith? Jan 27, 2015 Story : Blog
Feeling stuck? Jan 19, 2015 Story : Blog
'Spiritual' itinerancy Jan 13, 2015 Story : Blog
Hearing God's voice Dec 22, 2014 Story : Blog
Nano Nagle's legacy Dec 15, 2014 Story : Blog
What's up with the bathtub Mary? Dec 8, 2014 Story : Blog
Cultural exchange leads to God Dec 1, 2014 Story : Blog
Dragging people to prayer, really? Nov 24, 2014 Story : Blog
Prayer that reaches out Nov 21, 2014 Story : Blog
Can I be a math professor + nun? Nov 10, 2014 Story : Blog
Brainwashed into becoming a nun – really? Nov 4, 2014 Story : Blog