Written by Vanessa Santilli in The Catholic Register on April 26
In Sr. Anna Chan’s earlier career in retail management, she sought happiness through a love of fine clothes, shoes and bags.
She has found the right place and today, her life is much different.
Chan is foundress of the Servants of the Cross, a journey she began at a retreat in Ottawa in 2003 when she felt God calling her to consecrated life.
“When I felt that call, I had been on a nun run and nothing fit, so I asked, ‘Lord, where are you calling me?’ For some reason, through a prompting of the Holy Spirit, I went to the Companions of the Cross and spoke to the vocations director.”
Chan asked whether the Companions had ever considered a sisterhood. The answer was yes — but that nothing had been started as of yet. Continue reading