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Daily Life of Sisters

Top 10 Fave Things I Love About Nuns

Blog Published: July 6, 2016

There are SOOOO many things to love about nuns! From their sense of adventure to their dedication to the common good -- the list is practically endless!

AS185 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of St. Benedict, in Yankton, S. Dakota

Podcast Recorded: May 26, 2016

AS185 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on May 26, 2016. Our guests: Sister Bonita Gacnik and Sister Carol Jean Van Den Hemel of the Sisters of Saint Benedict.

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RNC - Can you have snacks at the convent?

Podcast Recorded: April 20, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about snacks and hospitality in the convent. You can hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS184 at aNunsLife.org.

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AS184 Ask Sister - snacks at the convent, painful Glorious Mysteries, family mementos, upside down Grandma

Podcast Recorded: April 20, 2016

AS184 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on April 20, 2016. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. 

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RNC - Can nuns have mementos at the convent to remind them of their family?

Podcast Recorded: April 20, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about whether nuns can have family photos and other mementos in the convent. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS184.

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RNC - At the convent, do you have to eat the same food as everyone else, even if you don't like it?

Podcast Recorded: April 20, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about convent food and personal tastes. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS184.

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RNC - When you become a nun, do your relationships with family and friends change?

Podcast Recorded: April 20, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener wonders how relationships with family and friends change after you become a Catholic sister. You can hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS184 at aNunsLife.org.

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Salve Regina - A Prayer of Sisterhood

Blog Published: December 9, 2015

I did not grow up with the Salve Regina. I'm a Gen Xer and so Latin was not typically part of my Catholic experience. Then the nuns happened.

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