A life of service: Holy Names Sister Mary Annette Dworshak

Sister Mary Annette Dworshak grew up in Miles City, Montana, where she was inspired by the Ursuline and Edmonds Dominican sisters who taught her. Her uncle, Bishop Leo F. Dworschak of Fargo, North Dakota, told her that becoming a religious sister would mean exploring the world with new eyes and…

A life of service: Father Brad Hagelin

Father Brad Hagelin grew up in Seattle’s Our Lady of Fatima Parish and graduated from Seattle Prep in 2002. As a freshman at Gonzaga University, he had a powerful conversion experience, and after graduation he entered seminary for the Archdiocese of Seattle. As vicar for Catholic charities, he works to…

A life of service: Sister Cele Gorman, OP

Dominican Sister Cele Gorman is a Seattle native who has spent nearly her entire ministry serving in Western Washington. For two decades, she and Sister Kath Silverthorn were featured on KIRO Radio’s The Dori Monson Show in the popular “One-on-One Against the Nuns” segment, where they’d pick the winners of…

A booster shot for your faith

The Cornerstone Catholic Conference aims to inspire Catholics to see their lives as part of the church’s mission in the world