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Wake up with purpose! : what I've learned in my first hundred years / Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt with Seth Davis.

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  • 10 of 16 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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13 current holds with 16 total copies.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B SCHMIDT SCH (Text) 34207002515394 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Reshelving -
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Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver BIO SCHMIDT SCHMIDT (Text) 34304001045348 Adult - Biography Available -
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 Wake up with purpose!: Donated in memory of Kathy Beer by NuWay Construction Corporation, March 2023
Mitchell Comm. PL - Mitchell 921 SCH (Text) 36823002322520 New Books Reshelving -
Montpelier Harrison Twp PL - Montpelier 921 SCH (Text) 76052000068129 MHTPLM Adult Reference Available -
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Worthington Jefferson Twp PL - Worthington 920 SISTER JEAN (Text) 36820000469600 ADULT NONFICTION Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781400333516
  • ISBN: 1400333512
  • Physical Description: xiii, 222 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: [New York] : Harper Select, [2023]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- It starts with belief -- The blessings of acceptance -- The power of dreams -- Becoming a teacher -- Coach Jean -- Principal Jean -- Mundelein -- War and peace -- Loyola -- Jumping into hoops -- Worship, work, win -- From arch madness to March madness -- The Sister Jean bounce -- The Final Four -- Wins and losses, hellos and goodbyes -- That old community spirit -- Getting old and staying young -- Epilogue: Life and death.
Summary, etc.:
The beloved chaplain of Loyola University's men's basketball team offers a memoir of her life of service along with common sense wisdom and spiritual guidance from one hundred years of living.
"Part memoir and part spiritual guide, Wake Up with Purpose! captures the humor, wisdom, and common sense that have made Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt an icon of faith and joy. Join Sister Jean on an inspiring journey through her first century of life, and discover the universal themes that connect us all -- from the power of listening to the heavenly joy of a good belly laugh"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject: Schmidt, Jean Dolores, 1919-
Nuns > Illinois > Chicago > Biography.
Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Dubuque, Iowa)
Loyola Ramblers (Basketball team)
Basketball fans > Illinois > Chicago > Biography.
Spiritual life.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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