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Catholic Faith

How can I share the message of Jesus in my everyday life?

Blog Published: April 18, 2017

On the Feast of Saint Mark we hear his gospel account of Jesus' ascension into heaven. How is Jesus calling you to "proclaim the gospel to every creature"?

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AS195 Ask Sister - Holy Week homestretch. First Communion gifts. Asking for prayers. Penance. Metrics for holiness.

Podcast Recorded: April 11, 2017

AS195 Ask Sister - Holy Week homestretch. First Communion gifts for grade schoolers. Asking for prayers. Penance. Metrics for holiness.

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What can Lent teach us about discernment?

Blog Published: March 14, 2017

Sister Cheryl reflects on Lent as a time of discernment, growth, and tuning into God's call.

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I feel like I'm being judged for not kneeling at Mass. What to do?

Podcast Recorded: February 8, 2017

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener feels judged for not kneeling at Mass and wonders what to do. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS193 on aNunsLife.org.

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AS193 Ask Sister - kneeling at Mass, girlfriend advice from God, sisters' names, who's the boss

Podcast Recorded: February 8, 2017

Topics:  Non-kneeler feels judged at Mass. God's advice about girlfriend problems. How sisters get their names. Priests, nuns, bosses.

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AS192 Ask Sister - Ordinary Time, Catholic practices, saints who find lost stuff, unfollowing God

Podcast Recorded: January 28, 2017

Topics: Awesome Ordinary Time in the church year. How to practice being Catholic. How patron saints help us. Can you unfollow God's call.

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AS191 Ask Sister - Advent glowsaries light up Ohio, praying to a distant God, grinch-fearing Grandma

Podcast Recorded: December 7, 2016

A new trend aglow in Ohio--the glowsary. Can prayer make God more distant vs. closer? Grandma worries that grandkids have no Christ in Christmas.

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Is there a way to know how Catholic a person really is?

Podcast Recorded: October 21, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener wonders if there are different degrees of Catholic-ness. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS190.

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