Faithful Companions of Jesus hear the call and share it

Rose Derkson has written a beautiful article about the FCJ Sisters, featuring Sr. Michelle, fcJ from Edmonton, AB.

Sister Michelle, fcJ, is a teacher and chaplain at St. Thomas More Junior High School in west Edmonton. Growing up in Winnipeg, she didn’t expect to be called to consecrated life. “I had no intention of becoming a religious sister,” she recalls. “It wasn’t on my radar at all. My faith was in the background. It was there, but it wasn’t the intimate relationship that I experience today.”

After finishing her university studies, Michelle began teaching at a Catholic school in Calgary. While going through an experience of loss, she started seeking to know Jesus in a deeper way.

Read the rest of the article here.