Conversations with Sr. Camille

Conversations with Sr. Camille is a long-standing feature of National Catholic Reporter. Every other week, she interviews members of the Catholic Church and how their faith has affected them.

Director of Mercy Associates walks through life with others who share same values

Kathy Schiro, director of Mercy Associates for the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Mid-Atlantic Community, explains how laypersons can be part of religious life. Associates are women and men who are committed to another state of life also made known their desire to share various aspects of Mercy life and ministry, organized according to guidelines and policies developed by the community.